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Pakistan vs New Zealand Team (T20)

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PAK vs NZ Cricket Scorecard (T20)

1st T20I T20, Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, 31 October, 2018

Pakistan

148/6

(20.0) RR 7.4

v/s
Pakistan beat New Zealand by 2 runs
New Zealand

146/6

(20.0) RR 7.3

Pitch Report

The pitch looks a batting beauty but could slow down considerably as the game progresses.

SWOT Analysis

PakistanNew Zealand
StrengthBowling attackPace bowling attack
WeaknessInconsistent middle orderPlaying away from home
OpportunitiesTo take a 1-0 lead in the seriesTo win the first T20I
ThreatsImad Wasim, Babar AzamGlenn Phillips, Tim Southee

Head to Head

PakistanNew Zealand
Matches won108
Home Wins05
Away Wins40
Highest Innings Score201 on Thursday, January 25, 2018196 on Friday, January 22, 2016
Lowest Innings Score101 on Friday, January 22, 201680 on Thursday, December 30, 2010

Top Performers

PakistanNew Zealand
Highest Total Chased143 on Saturday, September 22, 2007168 on Sunday, January 17, 2016
Lowest Total Defended153 on Friday, November 13, 2009133 on Saturday, May 08, 2010
Most Prolific BatsmanUmar Akmal - 284 RunsMartin Guptill - 463 Runs
Highest Individual Score76 by Sarfraz Ahmed On Thursday, December 04, 201487 by Martin Guptill On Sunday, January 17, 2016
Most Successful BowlerShahid Afridi - 21 WicketsTim Southee - 16 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis5/6 by Umar Gul On Saturday, June 13, 20095/18 by Tim Southee On Sunday, December 26, 2010

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 5211 116
2 New Zealand 3959 110
3 Australia 4320 108
4 England 5253 105
5 South Africa 3537 98
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6967 124
2 India 7939 118
3 New Zealand 5347 116
4 South Africa 5602 112
5 Australia 5915 110
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 8926 270
2 Australia 7815 269
3 England 6407 267
4 India 12141 264
5 South Africa 6220 259
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