Pakistan vs New Zealand WC T20 Match Timing, Prediction, Final Playing XI 2016, March 22nd
Pakistan vs New Zealand WC T20 Match Timing, Prediction, Final Playing XI 2016, March 22nd. Pakistan vs New Zealand WC T20 Match Timing, Prediction, Final Playing XI 2016, March 22nd. Talking to media later than being defeated by India in Kolkata, national team skipper said that triumph or loss is part of match, the real thing is to strive for triumph Indian spinners bowled well and Boom Boom Shahid Khan Afridi thought that he is focusing on next matches through New Zealand and Australia.
Ahmed Shehzad and Shoaib Malik played helpful cameos to direct Pakistan to 118 for 5, a score which looked spirited on a tricky surface. This was second match for together India and Pakistan and India had gone the previous match to New Zealand whereas Pakistan had beaten Bangladesh in the previous match.
Shahid Afridi (c) Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik , Umar Akmal, Sarfaraz Ahmed (Vice-Captain/WK) Babar Azam, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali,Mohammad Irfan, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Nawaz, Khurram Manzoor, Rumman Rais.
Possible XI: Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson (C), Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson, Grant Elliot, Luke Ronchi (WK), Nathan McCullum, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Ish Sodhi.
Indian spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Suresh Raina looked perilous in their opening spells on a track that provided turn and bounce but the Pakistan batsmen did well to demonstrate patience.
The clouds of doubt over the fixture settled when India publically assured Pakistan of ‘foolproof’ security for the match at Eden Gardens on 19th March 2016. India achieve 119-run win-target with 6 wickets in hands and 13 balls still remaining of the match which was limited to 18 over’s due to rains.