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| On Updated : Nov 20, 2019 1:54 PM IST

AUS vs PAK 1st Test: Pakistan skipper confirms debut for tearaway quick

AUS vs PAK 1st Test: Pakistan is all set to unleash a tearaway quick in the first Test of the two-match series against Australia at The Gabba, starting on November 21. 16-year-old Naseem Shah will make Test debut for Pakistan in Brisbane Test, Pakistan skipper Azahar Ali has confirmed.

Azhar Ali on Naseem's debut

“We are definitely looking to play him. He’s bowling really well. We’ll announce the side tomorrow (Thursday) but he’s definitely going to be part of it.”

Naseem will become the youngest test debutant in Australia. The teenage sensation has seven first-class appearances under his belt. Naseem has been impressive in the tour and practice matches in Australia.

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AUS vs PAK 1st Test Squads

Pakistan Test squad: Azhar Ali(c), Mohammad Rizwan(wk), Yasir Shah, Naseem Shah, Mohammad Abbas, Imran Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Haris Sohail, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Iftikhar Ahmed, Kashif Bhatti, Muhammad Musa, Imam-ul-Haq

AUS vs PAK 1st Test: Aussie quick suspended, to miss Gabba Test

AustraliaTest squad: Tim Paine(c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, David Warner, Joe Burns, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Matthew Wade, Cameron Bancroft, Michael Neser