Get Pakistan vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Today Match Prediction for Pakistan v New Zealand in UAE, 2018. who will win Cricket Match Prediction Pak vs NZ 3rd ODI match played on November 11th 2018. Pakistan is playing third ODI match against New Zealand in the UAE. Pakistan vs New Zealand third ODI Today Cricket Match Prediction is available here.
Pakistan vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Today Match Prediction
Pakistan fights back in the ODI format, as Green Shirts defeat Kiwis by six wickets in the 2nd ODI match. Now the ongoing ODI series between two nations is leveled up. The third ODI match will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium , Dubai. The winner of this match will claim the ODI series trophy.
After winning the toss, New Zealand decided to bat first on Friday at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. However, this turned in to a bad decision, as Kiwi batsmen forgot how to bat. With the early jolts, New Zealand was in trouble as they kept losing wickets. Only, Rose Taylor resisted to Pakistani pace attack with unbeaten 86. So, New Zealand crawled to 209 for 9 i 50 overs. Moreover, Shaheen Afridi was the star bowler who took four wickets for 38 runs.
Unlike first ODI, Pakistani batsmen batted with maturity in their game. Fakhar Zaman hit 88 runs with 11 fours in style. However, Imamul Haq got retired hurt at 16 runs when he took a massive bouncer on his shoulder by Lockie Ferguson. Imam was admitted to hospital and reports say he is now fit to get back.
However, Babar Azam took on Kiwi bowlers scoring 46 handy runs for Pakistan. Hence, Pakistan chased the target in 40.3 overs with 6 wickets to spare. Now, the series is leveled up.
Pakistan will win. Though, Green shirts were beat in the first ODI, but the way they batted in the second ODI, shows they are up for winning.
On the other side, New Zealand are looking for victory in this game. However, theri batting line up have been performing poorly. So, they need to take responsibility.