Tim Paine and Mitch Marsh will lead Australia as captain and vice captain in the UAE for the 2 Test series with Pakistan from October 7.
Fast bowler and Co vice captain Josh Hazlewood will miss the test series recovering from injury.
Paine and Marsh will look to use there close friendship and combine leadership skills as 2 experienced
Players as Australia plays without Steve Smith and David Warner for 8 tests over the next 6 months.
More to come.