| On Updated : Dec 19, 2020 11:30 PM IST

NZ vs PAK Today Match Prediction 2nd T20I New Zealand vs Pakistan dream11 team Today 20 December

NZ vs PAK today match prediction: After a convincing victory, Kiwis will be hoping to wrap the series in this game. Pakistan have a lot of repair work to do in their team structure and them without Babar Azam are in pathetic state at the moment. They need some miracle from Haider Ali and Mohammad Hafeez to win this game.

Lets take a look at PAK vs NZ dream11 prediction

NZ vs PAK dream11 match today

In NZ vs PAK today match prediction, lets bring out the strengths and weaknesses of both the sides

Strengths

New Zealand (NZ)

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  • Their pace bowling battery did a top work and exploited the Pakistani batters’s weak point in facing high pace deliveries.
  • Tim Seifert looks compact at the top of the order and New Zealand are clear of their backup opener for WT20.
  • The return of Kane Williamson will be a even big headache for Pakistan.

Pakistan (PAK)

  • Shadab Khan moving up the order is a great forward thinking and should hold them in good stead in the longer run
  • The youngsters in Haris Rauf and Shaheen Afridi are improving with each passing game.

Weaknesses

New Zealand (NZ)

  • The form of Martin Guptill has been a worry for them in the past couple of series.
  • Their second spinner in Ish Sodhi continues to be a worry for NZ

Pakistan (PAK)

  • Their ability to play high pace bowling has been a major concern for them
  • Their team structure is spoilt and need some restructuring as early as possible.

Form guide (Last 5 games)

NZ- WNRWWL

PAK- LWWWW

Records at Hamilton (T20 format)

NZ- 7 wins and 3 defeats in 10 games

PAK- 2 defeats in 2 games

NZ vs PAK playing11

NZ playing 11

Martin Guptill, Tim Seifert, Kane Williamson, Devon Conway, Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Scott Kuggeleijn, Jacob Duffy, Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner

PAK playing 11

Mohammad Rizwan, Abdullah Shafique, Haider Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Shadab Khan, Khushdil Shah, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf

NZ vs PAK 2nd T20I prediction: Who will win today?

In NZ vs PAK who will win today match section, the odds are favoring the mighty Kiwis according to the betting sites.

Bet365- NZ- 1.44, PAK- 2.75

Betway- NZ- 1.40, PAK- 2.62

NZ vs PAK dream11 team prediction tips

In NZ vs PAK dream11 prediction, lets let the players who can fetch big points in fantasy leagues

Tim Seifert: He played responsibly and paced his innings very well and helped his team reach home without any fuss with a solid 57 off 43 balls and he is surely one of the reliable picks in fantasy leagues.

Glenn Phillips: He looked crisp in his short stay and tried to attack the Pakistan attack. He can go big on his day and is a valuable pick for grand leagues.

Jacob Duffy: He made Pakistan batsmen to dance to his tunes with his pace and broke the back of Pakistan batting lineup with his early burst. He picked 4 wickets in the 1st game

Scott Kuggeleijn: He seems that he has carried his good form from CPL to this series. He looked in top rhythm and hurried Pakistan batters to a great deal. He finished with 3 wickets for 27 runs in the first game.

Shadab Khan: He promoted himself up the order and helped his team to post a reasonably good total to avoid an embarrassing defeat. He scored 42 runs off 32 balls coming in at a pretty tricky situation. He also bowls some overs with the ball. He can fetch some handful of points in fantasy leagues

Other picks: Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Kane Williamson and Haider Ali can all be good picks.

Today NZ vs PAK match score: Team batting first is expected to score around 200

Today match pitch report: The wicket will be full of runs and bowlers will have difficult time.

Who won 1st T20I: NZ won the game by 5 wickets.

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