Australia and Afghanistan were scheduled to play three ODIs in the United Arab Emirates but the CA scrapped the series following consultations with the Australian government.
"The universe boss is here in Pakistan alright," he said in a video message released by the team. "All my Pakistan fans, I am looking forward to entertaining you... so stay tuned."
After playing his last knock in international cricket, Asghar Afghan on Sunday became emotional and said that it's tough for him to hang his boots but he now wants to give chance to youngsters in the ongoing Men's T20 World Cup.
“The two boards will work together to open a window in this regard and every effort will be made to make the series possible. As we all know that next year of Pakistan team is very busy, we will try to open a window for Afghanistan.
A resilient Afghanistan will fancy their chances of an upset win against the formidable and the favorites Pakistan in their Super 4 match at the Asia Cup in Sharjah on Wednesday.
Afghanistan got their campaign off to a stellar start but lost their momentum with a loss against Sri Lanka, whom they had mauled in the first encounter.
Afif hit an unbeaten 93 off 115 balls while Mehidy added 81 not out, helping Bangladesh reach 219-6 in 48.5 overs, after Afghanistan left-arm pace bowler Fazalhaq Farooqi's opening-spell burst reduced the hosts to 18-4 inside five overs.
Seeking a first T20 World Cup appearance, the United States were far too strong for Singapore despite the Asian nation being ranked six places higher.
The Afghanistan-Bangladesh match will mark the nostalgic return of the Asia Cup to its place of origin, which will rekindle many fond memories and heartbreaks alike.
Afghanistan elected to field and bundled out Sri Lanka for a paltry 105, a total their batsmen overhauled in 10.1 overs at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.