Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20I played on 17th January 2016 at Hamilton. Pakistan won the first match by 16 runs by restricting New Zealand to 155 all out in 20 overs.
While playing first, Pakistan scored 171 with 8 wickets. Muhammad Hafeez provided very good start with Ahmad Shahzad before Ahmad got out with his another lazy shot after hitting Adam Milne for a six just one ball before. Ahmad Shahzad got out for 16 runs off 14 balls.
Muhammad Hafeez did not lose his wicket for quite some time and kept on going for his 61 runs. Meanwhile different batsmen joined him and went home. First was Sohaib Maqsood, who went for duck on his very second ball in an attempt to double minded shot. Sohaib was stumped by Kiwi wicket keeper.
Today, Pakistan is going to face New Zealand again with the same squad. New Zealand is going to bring Rose Taylor back. Taylor was not playing in first match due to injury but now has go ahead by doctors. So New Zealand will be trying to make a come back win.
Pakistan is landing the ground with same squad. Pakistan will be playing with the following squad:
Shahid Afridi*, Aamer Yamin, Ahmed Shehzad, Anwar Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir,Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Saad Nasim, Sarfraz Ahmed†, Shoaib Malik, Sohaib Maqsood, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Wahab Riaz.
While New Zealand will be landing with following players.
KS Williamson*, CJ Anderson, TD Astle, TA Boult, GD Elliott, MJ Guptill, MJ Henry, TWM Latham, MJ McClenaghan, AF Milne, C Munro, L Ronchi†, MJ Santner, LRPL Taylor