NZ vs PAK 1st T20 – The series of three T20 matches between New Zealand and Pakistan will begin on 18 December 2020. The first T20 match of the series will be played at Eden Park in Auckland. This match will be played from 11:30 am.
New Zealand team is coming in this series by registering a convincing win against West Indies. Glen Phillips and Mitchell Santner did well in the absence of Kane Williamson and Trent Boult in that series. For this series, players like Blair Tickner and Jacob Duffy have been given a chance in the team and their batting also looks very good.
For Pakistan, there was a big setback before this series and captain Babar Azam has been out due to injury. In his absence, Hyder Ali and Mohammed Rizwan will have significant responsibility. In bowling, he will have high hopes from Wahab Riaz, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Haris Rauf.
NZ vs PAK Team Squad
Martin Guptill, Tim Siffert, Glenn Phillips, Devon Conway, Mark Chapman, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Doug Bracewell, Scott Kugelin, Jacob Duffy, Ish Sodhi, Todd Astle and Blair Tickner.
Mohammad Hafeez, Hyder Ali, Khushdil Shah, Iftikar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf, Abdullah Shafiq, Hussain Talat, Mohammad Hasnain, Sarfaraz Ahmed.
Possible playing XI of both teams
Tim Siffert, Martin Guptill, Devon Conway, Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mark Chapman, Mitchell Santner, Scott Kugelin, Ish Sodhi, Jacob Duffy and Doug Bracewell.
Mohammad Rizwan, Abdullah Shafiq, Hyder Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Shadab Khan, Iftikar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Haris Rauf.
NZ vs PAK 1st T20 Match Detail
Match – New Zealand vs Pakistan, 1st T20
Date – 18 December 2020, Indian time from 11:30 am
Venue – Eden Park, Auckland
A high scoring match can be seen in Auckland. The ball can come well on the bat and the dimensions of the ground will also remain in the batsmen’s favor. The pacers may get extra bounce from the pitch, but the scope of the mistake is going to be quite low here. Both teams will be focused on chasing the target, winning the toss.
NZ vs PAK 1st T20 Dream11 Fantasy Tips
Fantasy Tip # 1 : Glenn Phillips, Mohammad Rizwan, Conway, Hyder Ali, Martin Guptill, James Neesham, Scott Kugelin, Shadab Khan, Doug Bracewell, Haris Rauf and Shaheen Afridi.
Captain – Martin Guptill, Vice – Captain – Shadab Khan
Fantasy Tip # 2 : Glenn Phillips, Shafiq, Conway, Hyder Ali, Martin Guptill, James Neesham, Scott Kugelin, Mohammad Hafeez, Doug Bracewell, Faheem Ashraf and Shaheen Afridi.
Captain – Martin Guptill, Vice – Captain – Scott Kugelin
Where to watch NZ vs PAK T20 Series Live Streaming in India on TV?
Unfortunately, in India no TV channel will provide the live telecast of PAK vs NZ series. In Pakistan, PTV Sports will provide the live coverage of series.
New Zealand vs Pakistan T20 Series Full Schedule
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 1st T20 Details
Eden Park, Auckland at 11.30am on Friday 18th December
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 2nd T20 Details
Seddon Park, Hamilton at 11.30am on Sunday, 20th December
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 3rd T20 Details
Mclean Park, Hamilton at 11.30am on Tuesday, 22th December