DUBAI: Glenn Maxwell played an exuberant knock of 98 runs to help Australia reach a good 277 runs total against Pakistan.
Usman Khawaja and Alex Carey showed brilliance with the bat and rescued Australia from 140-5 to 277-7.
Australian openers Aaron Finch and Khawaja provided a decent opening stand to their team after being to bat first. They both played defensive cricket and scored 40-0 in 10 overs. Pakistani bowlers kept the things tight in the power play.
Pakistan have won the toss and decided to bowl first in the fourth ODI against Australia at Dubai International Stadium.
Pakistan: Saad Ali, Abid Ali, Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan, Haris Sohail, Umar Akmal, Imad Wasim, Yasir Shah, Usman Khan Shinwari, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Husnain
Australia: Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Kane Richardson, Nathan Lyon, Adam Zampa