Yasir Ali makes debut as Tigers elect to bat first
Bangladesh have won the toss and chose to bat first in the first of the two-match Test series at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram today as the Tigers venture into the new cycle of ICC's Test Championship and look to move on from the recent T20I debacle.
Mominul Haque and company are featuring a debutant in Yasir Ali in their line-up while the Babar Azam-led side have a debutant of their own in Abdullah Shafique as the opening batter.
Bangladesh: Shadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque (capt), Mushfiqur Rahim, Yasir Ali, Liton Das (wk), Taijul Islam, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Abu Jayed, Ebadot Hossain
Pakistan: Abdullah Shafique, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam (capt), Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Faheem Ashraf, Nauman Ali, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sajid Khan