NZ vs PAK 2024: Pakistan Lost The Series and The Third Consecutive Match against New Zealand | New Zealand vs Pakistan 3rd T20I 2024: New Zealand won the third T20I game against Pakistan at University Oval Stadium in Dunedin, New Zealand by 45 runs. With This, New Zealand also registered the five-match T20I series trophy as they are leading the series by 3-0. Finn Allen played another fantastic knock and led his team to win this crucial match.
New Zealand batted first and they scored a massive 224 runs with the loss of seven wickets in 20 overs. Finn Allen replaced Kane Williamson for the third T20I match, he perfectly used this opportunity and played a superb knock of 137 runs with 5 fours and 16 sixes at an impressive strike rate of 220.97. Finn Allen took the match single-handedly for New Zealand as he didn’t get support from other batters in the first inning.
The Wicket-Keeper Batsman Tim Seifert scored 31 runs in 23 balls whereas most of the batters from New Zealand scored a single-digit score in this match. Pakistani Bowlers failed to take the wicket of Finn Allen in this match, who was the only Kiwi batter to perform in this match. Haris Rauf took two wickets whereas Shaheen, Zaman, Nawaz and Wasim Jr. took one wicket each from Pakistan’s Bowling Department.
Pakistan failed to chase the massive target given by New Zealand in the third T20I match at Dunedin. Pakistan was able to score only 179 runs on the scoreboard with a loss of seven wickets. The Former Pakistan Skipper Babar Azam played another good knock for his team but it wasn’t enough to win the match.
Babar Azam scored 58 runs in 37 balls with eight fours and one six at a strike rate of 156.76 whereas Mohd. Nawaz scored 28 runs in 25 balls with two fours and sixes. From the New Zealand Bowling Department, Tim Southee took two wickets whereas Henry, Ferguson, Santner and Sodhi took one wicket each in this match.
NZ vs PAK 2024 3rd T20I Playing XI:
Pakistan Playing XI: Mohammad Rizwan, Saim Ayub, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Azam Khan (WK), Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Afridi (Captain), Mohammad Wasim, Haris Rauf, Zaman Khan.
New Zealand Playing XI: Finn Allen, Devon Conway, Tim Seifert (WK), Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Mitchell Santner (Captain), Ish Sodhi, Matt Henry, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson.
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