New Zealand vs Pakistan, 2nd T20I- Dream 11 Fantasy Team Predictions

Pakistan Tour of New Zealand, 2018

 

Match Details:

Series: Pakistan tour of New Zealand, 2018

Venue: Eden Parks, Auckland

Date: January 25, 2018

Local Time: 11:30 am IST

 

Match Info:

New Zealand after continued its dominating run in the first T20 is all set to lock horns with Pakistan for the second T20 match on 25 January 2018 in Eden Parks, Auckland.

 

Ground Report:

Partly cloudy weather of Auckland is expected to make the conditions suitable for batsmen and adverse for bowlers. The drop-in pitch of Eden Parks usually helps teams to end up scoring high.

 

Ground Stats:

Average 1st innings score:  218

Average 2nd innings score: 193

Highest Total:  340/5 (48.4 Ov) by NZ vs Aus

Lowest Total: 73/10 (26.3 Ov) by NZ vs SL

Highest Chased: 340/5 (48.4 Ov) by NZ vs Aus

Lowest Defended: 153/10 (39.5 Ov) by NZ vs Eng

 

New Zealand Team News:

  • The Kiwis are exhibiting a remarkable confidence in their game after defeating Pakistan by 5-0 in the ODI series and taking a lead of 1-0 in the ongoing T20 series
  • The side is would be playing under Kane Williamson with same playing combination.

 

Squad:

Kane Williamson (c), Glenn Phillips (wk), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Anaru Kitchen, Tom Bruce, Mitchell Santner, Ben Wheeler, Seth Rance, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee

 

Probable Playing XI:

Kane Williamson (Cap), Glenn Phillips (WK), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Colin Munro, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Mitchell Santner, Tom Bruce

 

Key Players:

Colin Munro

Glenn Phillips

Ross Taylor

 

Pakistan Team News:

Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed might pick Mohammed Hafeez and Ahmed Shehzad for the second match as the hopes of the team have been dashed after its in-form Shoaib Malik returned due to a head injury.

 

Squad:

Sarfraz Ahmed (Cap, WK), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Umar Amin, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Nawaz, Haris Sohail, Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Aamer Yamin, Rumman Raees, Mohammad Amir

 

Probable Playing XI:

Ahmed Shahzad, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam,  Mohammad Hafeez, Haris Sohail, Sarfaraz Ahmed (c and wk), Shadab Khan,  Faheem Ashraf,  Hasan Ali,  Mohammad Amir,  Rumman Raees

 

Key Players:

Ahmed Shahzad

Babar Azam

Shadab Khan

 

Note: The NZ Vs PAK match preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. We urge you to choose your own playing XI.

 

India Fantasy Tip: 

Pakistan never fails to surprise, they might make a comeback in the second T20 match. But, the hosts are on the front foot with the advantage of playing at home ground and having already dominated in the ODI series and the last T20 match. We advise you to pick more players from the New Zealand side.

 

NZ vs PAK Fantasy Team Prediction:

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