Pakistan vs New Zealand 2021: Complete Schedule, Venue, Squads, Live Streaming Details, And Everything You Need To Know. The Pakistan National Cricket Team is all set to host New Zealand for five T20Is and three one-day internationals, starting 17th September 2021. For the unversed, New Zealand will be traveling to Pakistan for a bilateral series after a gap of 18 years.
The three ODIs will be held from 17th September to 21st September 2021. This will be followed by five T20 internationals, which will be held from 25th September to 3rd October 2021.
The New Zealand team is coming into the series on the back of a 2-3 defeat in the recently concluded T20 series against Bangladesh. Though, it was a second-string team that took part in the series.
Prominent names such as Kane Williamson, Tim Southee, Trent Boult would still be missing from the squad. However, some of the players who are part of New Zealand’s squad for the T20 World Cup would be present such as Martin Guptill, Todd Astle, Ish Sodhi, Daryl Mitchell, etc. Tom Latham will continue leading the unit.
On the other hand, Pakistan won their last T20 series by a 1-0 margin. Pakistan have announced the same squad that will be featuring in the upcoming ICC 2021 T20 World Cup. Babar Azam will lead the team, which also comprises the likes of Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez, and Mohammad Rizwan to name a few.
It is important to know that the series won’t be part of the ICC Men’s World Cup Super League as DRS technology won’t be available.
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Complete Schedule for 3-match ODI series
|1st ODI||17-Sep||Rawalpindi cricket stadium|
|2nd ODI||19-Sep||Rawalpindi cricket stadium|
|3rd ODI||21-Sep||Rawalpindi cricket stadium|
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Complete Schedule for 5-match T20 series
|1st T20||25-Sep||Gaddafi Stadum–Lahore|
|2nd T20||26-Sep||Gaddafi Stadium–Lahore|
|3rd T20||29-Sep||Gaddafi Stadium–Lahore|
|4th T20||1-Oct||Gaddafi Stadium–Lahore|
|5th T20||3-Oct||Gaddafi Stadium–Lahore|
Pakistan vs New Zealand 2021 Complete Squads:
Squads for ODI series
Babar Azam (c), Abdullah Shafique, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Iftikhar Ahmad, Imam-Ul-Haq, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Haris, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Wasim, Saud Shakeel, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Usman Qadir, Zahid Mahmood.
Tom Latham (c) (wk), Finn Allen, Hamish Bennett, Tom Blundell (wk), Doug Bracewell, Colin de Grandhomme, Jacob Duffy, Matt Henry, Scott Kuggeleijn, Cole McConchie, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Rachin Ravindra, Blair Tickner, Will Young.
Squads for the T20 series:
Babar Azam (c), Asif Ali, Azam Khan (wk), Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sohaib Maqsood.
Tom Latham (c) (wk), Finn Allen, Todd Astle, Hamish Bennett, Tom Blundell (wk), Mark Chapman, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Daryl Mitchell, Ajaz Patel, Ish Sodhi, Ben Sears, Blair Tickner, Will Young.
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Live Streaming Details, When and Where to Watch
Sony Television Network has acquired the broadcasting rights to telecast the matches of the upcoming limited over’s series between Pakistan and New Zealand.
The fans in India can watch the matches on Sony Six and Sony Six HD. The live streaming for matches will be available on Sony Liv App.
Sub-Sahara African Countries
SuperSport has acquired the broadcasting rights to telecast live coverage of all the one-day internationals and T20 games between New Zealand and Pakistan. Besides, the live streaming will be available on the SuperSport digital platform (Website, App).
The fans in the United States of America can watch the games on Willow TV.
In the UK, Sky Sports has bagged the broadcasting rights for all the matches.
In Australia, TV Coverage will be shown exclusively on Fox Sports. The live streaming would be available on its digital platform. Besides, Kayo Sports is a new digital platform, where fans can enjoy the matches as well in Australia.
The fans in Pakistan can watch the game on TV at PTV Sports and Ten Sports Pakistan.