Pakistan marked their Twenty20 debut with a convincing win as England lost their seventh consecutive limited-overs match, this time by five wickets at Bristol.
On their first return to the middle since the infamous Oval sit-in which kick-started the ball-tampering crisis, the tourists restricted England to 144 for seven despite Marcus Trescothick's 53 off 33 balls.
Opener Mohammad Hafeez (46) then top-scored - although there was a blistering 28 off only 10 balls from Shahid Afridi - as Pakistan got home with more than two overs to spare.
The consolations for England came in encouraging debuts from Stuart Broad - who was on a hat-trick in his second over - and Michael Yardy.
After England had chosen to bat first, their ambition was compromised once three wickets had fallen for one run in five balls following an opening stand of 39 between Trescothick and Ian Bell.
Trescothick stayed long enough to hit nine fours in his half-century - and there were handy innings down the order from Jamie Dalrymple and Yardy.
But with Abdul Razzaq picking up three wickets, England's total was still below par.
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