Pakistan again won the toss and they decided to field first in the fifth and final ODI against England being played on September 04, 2016, at the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.

2 changes for Pakistan, Amir, and Irfan return for Malik and Aslam.

Final scores:

Pakistan 304/6 in 48.2 overs, win by 6 wickets.

198/3 in 32 overs.

187/3 in 30.1 overs

Pakistan 72/1 in 12.3 overs.

England 302/9 in 50 Overs. [JJ Roy 87, Stokes 75] [Hassan Ali 60/4, Mohammad Amir 50/3]

179/4 in 31 overs.

164/3 in 27.3 overs.

146/3 in 25 overs

144/3 in 34 overs.

England score: 37/1 in 5 overs. See the highlights of the match in photos here.

Pakistan line-up:

Sharjeel Khan, Azhar Ali, Umar Gul, Hasan Ali,Shoaib Malik, Babar Azam, Rizwan, Mohammad Nawaz,Sarfraz Ahmed, Mohammad Imad Wasim and Mohammad Amir

It was a dream series for Eoin Morgan and boys as they have defeated Pakistan in the four matches of the five-ODI series in the most convincing way. The European side will be aiming a clean sweep as throughout the series, Pakistani side has offered only brief patches of resistance against the much dominant English attack.

In the last game at Leeds, England faced a small setback when they lost four wickets in quick succession while chasing a total of 248. But the team fought back in style, as Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes scored beautiful fifties to steady the ship.

Mickey Arthur, the Pakistan coach also lauded the English team for such power packed performance throughout the campaign. As per Arthur, England's team is completely filled with power hitters, and this is what Pakistan lacks. He also added that it is quite unbelievable to see so many strikers on their lineup.

Mickey even hinted about shuffling the team after this series.

For Pakistan, skipper Azhar Ali is showing glimpses of form, but he is not being given any support by his fellow teammates.

The young captain will aim to play this match as a unit so that impeccable teamwork can be showcased to put the hosts under pressure. Imad Wasim is another center point of attraction in this game.

TV Telecast Information

ESPN will be telecasting the game live in the United States.

In Pakistan, this match will be shown live on PTV Sports. The Indian audience can enjoy the live actions on Star Sports, while the streaming can be seen on the official websites of PTV Sports and Star.

Pitch and conditions

The surface on this ground is expected to be an ultimate batting paradise.

The captain who wins the toss will opt to bat first in all probabilities. It should be noted that England have scored a record 444 in the third clash, and they will be eyeing to repeat the same magic in this encounter as well.

Newcomers will get a chance to play today. Even though its a dead rubber can Pakistan win this last game and restore some pride?

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