Pakistan has a few issues to address heading into the next game.
The Australian side is just about finding some rhythm and they could not have done it at a better time, with the World Cup a couple of months from commencing.
Here are all the major stats and numbers recorded during Australia’s comfortable win.
Haris Sohail's ton went in vain.
Glenn Maxwell is doubtful for this game.
It is predicted to be a cloudy day in Sharjah on Friday with the humidity levels high during the afternoon.
Shoaib Malik's captaincy will be once again tested.
Glenn Maxwell is likely to miss the series opener.
The big-hitting all-rounder missed the training for two days at a stretch.
"The boys were very accepting of us."