Cricket will be returning to New Zealand as NZ Cricket Board released official dates of Pakistan touring New Zealand in Dec – Jan, 2020. West Indies will be the first team since COVID-19 outburst to tour New Zealand in Nov 2020, followed by Pakistan in Dec, 2020.
Pakistan in New Zealand always was a fascinating contest between the two explosive nations. Both teams have provided some nail biting finishes to the spectators.
New Zealand vs Pakistan 2020 series will be a battle between the two teams who are blessed with some great and youthful talented fast bowlers.
Likes of Lockie Fergusson, Trent Boult and Time Southee for New Zealand will lead the charges whereas on the other side from Pakistan Young Naseem Shah and Shaha Afridi will lead the pace battery with Mohammad Abbass.
As per the tour details shared by black caps cricket authorities Pakistan tour of New Zealand 2020 will comprise of 3 T20I and 2 Test matches.
Pakistan tour of New Zealand Schedule 2020-21
- 1st T20I, Eden Park (Auckland) on 18 Dec
- 2nd T20I, Seddon Park (Hamilton) on 20 Dec
- 3rd T20I, McLean Park (Napier) on 22 Dec
- 1st Test, Bay Oval (Mount Maunganui) 26-30 Dec
- 2nd Test, Hagley Oval (Christchurch) 03-07 Jan