NZ XI vs PK-A Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update– Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand 2020-21
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NZ XI vs PK-A Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update– Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand 2020-21

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In the last match of Pakistan A’s New Zealand tour, they will now be playing the 5th T20 game against the New Zealand XI. The 5 match series is currently tied at 2-2 and the winner of the final game will take the series.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Details:

The final game of the Pakistan A’s T20 series in New Zealand will see New Zealand XI facing off against the Pakistan A on 5th of January at Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln.

The game is scheduled to begin at 3:30 AM IST and the live score and commentary can be seen on FanCode and Cricbuzz in India.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Preview:

Pakistan A, after winning the last match, has squared the five-match series at 2-2 after being 0-2 down in the first two matches of the T20 leg of the New Zealand’s tour. In the last match, they scored 231 runs in 20 overs for the loss of just 5 wickets and won the match by a huge margin of 101 runs.

New Zealand XI, on the other hand, has now lost two consecutive matches against the Pakistan A team, they first lost the test match and then in the last match, they lost by 101 runs, they will now look to take revenge by winning the last game and with that the series as well.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Weather Report:                     

The temperature is expected to be in the cooler side around 13-17°C on the match day and the sky will be covered with overcast clouds and the game might see few rain interruptions during the game time.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Pitch Report:

The pitch at the Lincoln is overall a batting-friendly one which helps the fast bowlers during the initial phase, the new ball bowlers will enjoy the overcast conditions if the game continues.

Average 1st innings score:                                   

190 runs

Record of chasing teams:

50% of the matches have been won while batting first here in recent 5 matches.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Injury Update:

(Will be added when there is an update)

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Probable XIs:

New Zealand XI: Quinn Sunde, Jeet Raval, Joe Carter, Rhys Mariu, Jakob Bhula, Ryan Harrison, Fraser Sheat, Henry Shipley, Adithya Ashok, Jarrod McKay, Tim Pringle.

Bench: Fergus Lellman, William O’Rourke.

Pakistan A: Rohail Nazir, Hussain Talat, Haider Ali, Abdullah Shafiq, Iftikhar Ahmed, Amad Butt, Harris Rauf, Wahab Riaz, Muhammad Hasnain, Musa Khan, Usman Qadir.

Bench: Khushdil Shah, Zeeshan Malik, Danish Aziz, Zafar Gohar.

NZ XI vs PK-A Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips:

Zeeshan Malik is the top-order batsman for the Pakistan A team, he has been consistently scoring runs across all the formats for the Pakistan A team. In his last innings, he played a match-winning knock of 54 runs off just 37 balls which included 10 boundaries. He has two half-centuries so far in this series.

Hussain Halat is the batting all-rounder who bowls few overs in the middle phase and took 1 wicket in the last match, he scored an unbeaten half-century in the second last game and another 44 runs in the last match, his innings were very instrumental in winning back to back matches.

Jeet Raval is the top-order spinning all-rounder and also the skipper of the New Zealand XI, he is a solid batsman and decent spinner, he has scored plenty of runs in the recently concluded test against the same opposition. He got out on 10 in the last match but he is expected to bounce back.

Rhys Mariu has been performing with both bat and ball in the ongoing Super Smash tournament, he scored 48 runs in the last match while opening the innings and gave a solid quick start.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:

Captain – Jeet Raval, Hussain Talat

Vice-Captain – Zeeshan Malik, Rhys Mariu.

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for NZ XI vs PK-A Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:

Keeper – Rohail Nazir

Batsmen – Jeet Raval (VC), Haider Ali, Hussain Talat, Zeeshan Malik (C), Rhys Mariu

All-rounders –  Amad Bhatt, Jakob Bhula

Bowlers –  Haris Rauf, Usman Qadir, Henry Shipley

New Zealand XI vs Pakistan A, Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips
New Zealand XI vs Pakistan A.

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for NZ XI vs PK-A Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:

Keeper – Rohail Nazir

Batsmen – Rhys Mariu, Haider Ali (C), Hussain Talat, Zeeshan Malik

All-roundersJakob Bhula (VC), Amad Bhatt, Ryan Harrison

Bowlers –  Haris Rauf, Usman Qadir, Henry Shipley

New Zealand XI vs Pakistan A, Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips
New Zealand XI vs Pakistan A.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5 Expert Advice:

The surface at Linclon supports the batsmen more than the bowlers, overall it is a batting pitch. Hence try to pick death over specialist bowlers and top-order batsmen more for maximum fantasy points.

NZ XI vs PK-A Pakistan A Tour of New Zealand Match 5  Probable Winners:

Both the teams are decent but New Zealand XI have the home advantage but Pakistan A team has adapted to the Kiwi conditions and are on a winning momentum, hence they will be slightly favoured to win this match.

Jr. Staff

Ex-National level Cricketer, Cricket Analyst & Fantasy Sports Expert.