Afridi back in second T20 today

DUBAI: Pakistan will play England today in the second and final match in two-match Twenty20 series being played here at Dubai Sports City stadium, Geo News reported Saturday.

Pak Cricket team Manager Yawar Saeed told Geo News that Shahid Afridi will part of the team in the match, will replace Khalid Lateef.

Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik said yesterday, "With Shahid (Afridi) back in the team, I am hopeful that we will bounce back tomorrow."

Regular Pakistan Twenty20 captain Afridi, who was serving a two-match suspension for tampering the ball, returns to the team as a player.

Malik will continue to lead the side in the second and final match of the series on Saturday.