New Zealand will take on Pakistan in the warm-up match of the ICC Cricket World Cup. Pakistan finished bottom in the Super Fours stage On the other hand, New Zealand won the previous series against Bangladesh. Both teams will be keen to get their combinations right. This should be an exciting match.
When: 29 September, 2:00 PM IST
Where: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
TV Channel, Live Streaming: Star Sports, Hotstar
The Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium has earned its reputation for featuring a well-balanced pitch that accommodates both batsmen and bowlers alike. The playing surface is poised to facilitate run-scoring and the statistical trend hints at the likelihood of high-scoring contests captivating the audience
Will Young, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson(c), Daryl Mitchell, Tom Latham(w), Glenn Phillips, Rachin Ravindra, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Mark Chapman, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson
Will Young Stats in ODI
|Matches Played||Runs||Last 5 performance||Strike Rate||Batting Average|
|20||748||14, 111, 138, 7, 10||87||44|
Trent Boult Stats in ODI
|Matches Played||Wickets||Last 5 performance||Economy||Bowling Average|
|100||190||3/37, 2/25, 4/38, 4/40, 3/53||4.93||24|
Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Abdullah Shafique, Babar Azam(c), Mohammad Rizwan(w), Iftikhar Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Agha Salman, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Usama Mir
Babar Azam Stats in ODI
|Matches Played||Runs||Last 5 performance||Runs vs India||Batting Average|
|106||5370||10, 17, 151, 60, 53||1303 runs in 20 matches.||59.5|
Shaheen Afridi Stats in ODI
|Matches Played||Wickets||Last 5 performance||BBM||Bowling Average|
|42||83||1/79, 1/42, 4/35, 2/27, 2/31, 2/58||6/35||23.4|
NZ vs PAK Dream11 Team Prediction
Wicket-keepers: Tom Latham
Batsmen: Will Young, Devon Conway, Babar Azam, Imam ul Haq
All-rounder: Daryl Mitchell, Shadab Khan
Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Trent Boult, Lockie Ferguson
Captain, Vice Captain for Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Babar Azam, Will Young
Captain, Vice Captain for Grand League: Trent Boult, Shaheen Afridi
New Zealand are expected to win this match
The two have contested in 115 matches, with Pakistan winning 60 outings and Kiwis 51. The other 4 have been no result.
Pakistan finished bottom in the Super Four stage of Asia Cup.
Babar Azam is ranked Number 1 in the ICC ODI rankings.
Pakistan are ranked second in the ODI rankings while New Zealand are ranked sixth.