England and Pakistan seek World Cup boost

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq does a shadow batting practice on the pitch during their training session ahead of the 2015 Cricket World Cup Pool B match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at the Gabba Cricket Stadium in Brisbane on February 28, 2015England and Pakistan will both look to revive their faltering World Cup campaigns on Sunday. England’s opening two matches against co-hosts Australia and New Zealand yielded thumping defeats by 111 runs and eight wickets respectively. Last week at Wellington’s Westpac Stadium, England were skittled out for just 123 by New Zealand, with Tim Southee taking seven for 33.

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