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New Zealand vs Pakistan 1st Test Day 1 Highlights – December 26, 2020

New Zealand vs Pakistan 1st Test Day 1 match is going to play at 10:00 Pm GMT in Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui December 26, 2020. Here you can watch complete match video highlights of New Zealand Vs Pakistan 1st test day 1 match in HD quality. For watching more highlights click here ⇒⇒ Cricket Highlights.

In this match Umpires are Chris Gaffaney, Wayne Knights.Third Umpire is Chris Brown and match Match Referee is Jeff Crowe. In Bay Oval only one test match is played before. Today Bay Oval day will be sunny but their little chances that the clouds will cover the whole stadium. Bay Oval temperature will be 19’C, humidity level will be 64% and wind speed will be 8km/h. Pitch in Bay Oval is good for batting but due to weather condition and humidity may be pitch favours the bowlers. Batsmen maybe suffering. First two to three hours may be difficult for batsmens but if they survive then there is a chance that batsmen scores high.

New Zealand have home advantage so their is chances that the New Zealand team gets an easy win. In last test series New Zealand beats West Indies so they try maintain their winning streak so that they win ICC Test Champion ship. On the other hand after losing T20 series 2-1 by Pakistan, they try to deliver better performance in test series so that they can level the series. Although its very tough for Pakistan to beat New Zealand in current situation because 1st its their home ground, second they are in good winnig form.

Their is very high pressure on Pakistani Batsmens specially in the absence of Baber Azam. Although their is chance of raining in second day of match. In first inning may be projected score is around 350 plus runs and if rain will not affected the match than in second inning may be score around 400 plus. Lets talk about highest totals of both teams, New Zealand scored 690 runs in two innings in Sharjah in November 26, 2014 and Pakistan scores 643 runs in one inning in May 01, 2002 at Lahore.

Final Verdict : There is more chances to win New Zealand but if Pakistan want to win than its on Batsmens to put high score at scoreboard.

Pakistan won the toss and option to bowl
          Match Information

Pakistan tour of New Zealand, 2020-21

Match NZ vs Pak, 1st Test Day 1
Date Saturday, Dec 26, 2020
Time 10:00 PM GMT
Venue Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
New Zealand Vs Pakistan Head to Head Test Matches Record
Total Matches PAK Won NZ Won Daw
58 25 12 21


Pakistan Squad/Playing XI

Mohammad Rizwan (c & wk), Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Haris Sohail, Imran Butt, Fawad Alam, Faheem Ashraf, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Abbas, Shaheen Afridi, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Sohail Khan, Zafar Gohar, Naseem Shah

New Zealand Squad/Playing XI

Kane Williamson (c), BJ Watling (wk), Tom Latham, Tom Blundell, Ross Taylor, Will Young, Henry Nicholls, Daryl Mitchell, Kyle Jamieson, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult, Mitchell Santner