Most vs Colin Munro scored 58 (42) with 3 sixes and 6 fours. Apart from them, Ross Taylor played a blistering 42-ball knock while facing 26 balls.
Pakistan won the first T20 series between New Zealand and Pakistan by two runs. Hasan Ali was the hero of the match from Pakistan. He took 3 for 35 in his four overs. Apart from them, Imdad Wasim and Shadab Khan got one wicket each. At the same time, most Colin Munro scored New Zealand’s 58 (42) runs with the help of 3 sixes and 6 fours. Apart from them, Ross Taylor played a blistering 42-ball knock while facing 26 balls.
Let us know that new player Ejaz Patel has been included in the New Zealand squad for the series of three T-20 matches. According to the report of the website ‘ESPN’, Ejaz has been ranked in the New Zealand squad for the Twenty20 series due to his outstanding performance against Pakistan-A.
New Zealand’s chief coach Gary Steed had said before the match that “There is no question of the fact that the role of spin bowling is crucial in the match. We have added another spin bowler to the 14-man squad. “Steed said,” We are lucky that Ejaz has been playing with New Zealand-A team for the past one month and is performing very well. In such a situation, he should be prepared for the opportunity he gets in the series. ”
Pakistan’s Playing -11: Babar Azam, Sahibzada Farhan, Mohd Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Sarfaraz Ahmed (Captain / Wicketkeeper), Fahim Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Imdad Wassim, Shadab Khan and Usman Khan.
New Zealand’s likely play-11: Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips (wicketkeeper), Ken Williamson (captain), Ross Taylor, Mark Chapman, Corey Anderson, Colin de Grandhomie, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Aijaz Patel and Lucky Ferguson.