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The skipper said that he told the bowlers not to panic during the 82-run tand between Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik.
Left-arm pacer Aamir has not been amongst the wickets in recent times and his skipper was asked about it in the pre-match press conference.
Asia Cup: Pakistan's Sarfraz Ahmed unhappy about India playing matches in Dubai, says rules should be same for all
It is learnt that the BCCI, which is hosting the tournament, decided against the shuttling of venues keeping the commercial conditions in mind.
Pakistan defeated Hong Kong by eighth wickets to make a positive start to their campaign but Sarfraz pointed out a few things which his team need to work on before they clash with India on Sep 19
Pakistan has been playing well for the past one year and Sarfraz attributes it to a discussion he had with chairman of selectors Inzamam-ul-Haq.
Sarfraz Ahmed said that Pakistan possess a potent bowling attack and their aim would be to put runs on the board and defend it.
The 18-year-old fast bowler Afridi got a call for the six-nation tournament along with opening batsman Shan Masood.
Seamer Faheem Ashraf was the pick of a bristling Pakistani attack, taking a career best five for 22 as the hosts were skittled for just 67.
Zaman shared in a century stand with Shoaib Malik as Pakistan recovered from an early wobble in their pursuit of Australia’s 183.
Waqar, who featured in three World Cups for Pakistan, said the Sarfraz Ahmed-led side are well aware of the English conditions.
Defeat left Pakistan still looking for their first Test series success in England since 1996, when fast-bowling greats Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis were in the side.
Pakistan were widely acknowledged to have outplayed England in all departments at Lord's in the first Test of the current campaign.
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has been fined 60 per cent of his match fee, with the rest of the players fined 30 per cent.
Victory, completed before lunch on the fourth day, put Pakistan 1-0 up in a two-match series ahead of the second Test at Headingley.
For at least seven members of the tourists' side, Thursday's opening fixture of a two-Test series will be the first time they have played aa match at the 'home of cricket'.