Last Friday, they played the opening game of this three-match T20I series at Auckland, where New Zealand won that match. Chasing down the 154 runs target, the hosts reached that target successfully in 18.5 overs after losing five wickets.
Leading this series by the 1-0, Blackcaps need another victory to win this series. Meanwhile, the visiting team Pakistan can’t afford another defeat in this series as they must have to win both the matches to win this series.
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 2nd T20I: Weather Forecast
It will be a night match at Seddon Park (Hamilton) on Sunday, which will begin at 07:00 PM (19:00) local time. According to the weather forecast, the sky will be partly cloudy during the match time. However, there is no chance of rain on the entire Sunday. So, the cricket fans can expect another full entertaining T20I match between New Zealand and Pakistan.
During the match time, the temperature can be between 19°C and 13°C.
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 2nd T20I: Pitch Report
Seddon Park (Hamilton) will host this match on Sunday, where the last two T20Is were tied and both those matches were between New Zealand and India in early this year. When New Zealand and Pakistan met at this venue for the last time (on 17th January 2016), the hosts won by 10 wickets. Since then, the first batting side won the next two T20Is but in very close ways before the latest back-to-back tied T20Is.
At this venue, while the batting first teams won the five T20Is, the chasing teams won the four T20Is. In present times, this venue provides the high-scoring contests in T20 cricket.