Religion has, it is said, unified Pakistan and under Bob Woolmer they are a revitalised team with a greater togetherness. This wasn’t evident at Manchester last week though, when England stamped all over them. Expect a backlash tomorrow: there’s a lot of talent and a good dose of pride in this Pakistan team, and they could easily explode back into form as quickly as it deserted them at Old Trafford.
I’ll be on ball-by-ball commentary at Cricinfo, so keep the scorecard open for my and Jenny’s descriptions and musings of the day’s events. Ought to be a cracker.
Get chatting like the cricket-crazed people that you know you are.