Colombo - South African captain AB de Villiers
won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in a Group 2 Super
Eights match of the ICC World Twenty20 in Colombo on Friday.
brought in left-arm spinner Raza Hasan for his first match in the
tournament, leaving captain Mohammad Hafeez a choice of four slow
bowlers besides himself.
India and Australia, the other two teams
in the group, play in the second match of the double-header at the
Premadasa stadium later on Friday night.
(captain), Imran Nazir, Nasir Jamshed, Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Kamran
Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal, Raza Hasan, Yasir Arafat
AB de Villiers (captain), Hashim Amla, Farhaan Behardien, Johan
Botha, JP Duminy, Jacques Kallis, Richard Levi, Albie Morkel, Morne
Morkel, Robin Peterson, Dale Steyn
Umpires: Rod Tucker (AUS) and Ian Gould (ENG)
TV umpire: Richard Kettleborough (ENG)
Match referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)