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Australia play Pakistan in the third and the final Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground with a 2-0 lead in the series. After a rain interrupted game in Melbourne, both the teams will be hoping for some good and undisturbed game. Skipper Steve Smith will be looking to keep Australia in the winning habit while for Pakistan it will be a game for pride. Hosts have begin to reconstruct their squad and Steve O’Keefe, Hilton Cartwright are likely to be in included in the dead rubber Test. For Misbah-ul-haq and Pakistan it will be a game for pride after the defeat of an innings and 18 runs in the Boxing Day Test. This can be the final match for the Pakistan captain before he finally bids adieu to the sport. SCG pitch could provide fitting conditions for Nathan Lyon, Yasir Shah and O’Keefe. While Sharjeel Khan can make his debut for Pakistan. Catch the live cricket scores and updates of Australia vs Pakistan third Test here

One of the more common coaching cliches in sport is some variant of “It is more difficult to stay on top than it is to get there”. The year 2016 saw the number one ranked Test side changing hands frequently. India began the year at the top but were swiftly replaced by Australia, who then were supplanted by Pakistan. India finished the year routing England at home, and establishing a firm grip at the number one spot, opening a sizable lead over second-ranked Australia.