New Zealand tour of Pakistan 2022-23 (April) — 1st ODI

New Zealand tour of Pakistan 2022-23 (April) ODI Series

Pakistan vs New Zealand ODI series 2022-23

1st ODI:

First ODI of the series of 5 ODI matches between Pakistan and New Zealand is going to be played at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on April 27th 2023.

Pakistan  vs New Zealand History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the twenty-fourth bilateral series between the teams. The home team won 7 times and the visiting side won 14 times. A couple (2) of series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 11 series in the span of 22 years from 1996–97 to 2018-19, in which the home side won 4 times and the opponent won 7 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 2 series from 2002 to 2003-04.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 3 series from 1993-94 to 2000-01.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 4 series from 2014-15 to 2018-19.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 6 series from 2014-15 to present.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LDLLL.

New Zealand tour of Pakistan 2022-23 — 1st ODI

Matches:

The teams completed 110 meetings in the longest format of the limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 56 times, whereas the opponent won 50 times. One (1) match resulted in a tie. Three (3) games were called off without any result (No Result).

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 7 matches (twice) from 1990 to 1992 and from 2001 to 2003.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 7 matches (twice) from 1990 to 1992 and from 2001 to 2003.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 12 matches from 2014 to 2018.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 12 matches from 2014 to 2018.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LLWWW.

New Zealand tour of Pakistan 2022-23 — 3rd ODI

Kiwis as Visitors:

Series:

This is going to be the eleventh bilateral series between the teams. The home team won 5 times and the visiting side won 4 times. One (1) series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 8 series in the span of 42 years from 1976–77 to 2018-19, in which the home side won 5 times and the opponent won 3 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 5 series from 1984-85 to 2009-10.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 5 series from 1984-85 to 2009-10.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 2 series from 2009-10 to 2018-19.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 4 series from 2009-10 to present.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LDLLW.

Matches:

The teams completed 34 meetings in the longest format of the limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 22 times, whereas the opponent won 11 times. A (1) battle was called off without any result (No Result).

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 9 matches from 2002 to 2009.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 9 matches from 2002 to 2009.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 3 matches from 2014 to 2018.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 3 matches from 2014 to 2018.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LLWWL.

@ Pakistani Backyard:

Series:

This is going to be the eighth bilateral series between the teams. The home team won 5 times and the visiting side won twice.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 7 series in the span of 46 years from 1976–77 to present, in which the home side won 5 times and the opponent won 2 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 5 series in 1984-85 to 2022-23.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 5 series in 1984-85 to 2022-23.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 1 series (twice) in 1976-77 and in 2022-23.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 1 series (twice) in 1976-77 and in 2022-23.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LWWWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 23 meetings in the longest format of the limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 18 times, whereas the opponent won 5 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 9 matches from 2002 to 2023.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against New Zealand was 9 matches from 2002 to 2023.

The consecutive winning streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 2 matches from 2023 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for New Zealand against Pakistan was 2 matches from 2023 to present.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against New Zealand are LLWWW.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the fifth rank (Pakistan (106)) and second rank (New Zealand (113)) teams. The host is 7 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team (Pakistan):

The team completed 948 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 499 times and lost 420 times. 9 games resulted in a tie. 20 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan are LWWWL.

Last 5 (accomplished) match results of Pakistan are LLWWW.

Last 5 (completed) series results at home for Pakistan are LWWWW.

Last 5 (accomplished) match results at home for Pakistan are LLWWW.

The Visiting Team (New Zealand):

The team completed 799 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 368 times and lost 382 times. 7 games resulted in a tie. 42 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) series results of New Zealand are WLWWL.

Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand 2022-23 — 2nd ODI

Last 5 (completed) match results of New Zealand are WWLLL.

Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand 2022-23 — 3rd ODI

Last 5 (completed) away series results of New Zealand are LWWWW.

New Zealand tour of India 2022-23 — 1st ODI

Last 5 (completed) away match results of New Zealand are LLLWW.

New Zealand tour of India 2022-23 — 3rd ODI

The First Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then the home side will gain a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking, whereas the opponent also will lose a couple (2) of points with a (1) position in the ranking. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visiting team will gain a (1) point with a (1) position in the ranking and the home team will lose a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking. In case of a tied match, both the teams will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Rawalpindi shows isolated thunderstorms would be expected in the first hour of the engagement, then the weather would be partly cloudy till early evening and then mostly cloudy till the end of the play. There will be less to mid chances of rain in the first hour, as the precipitation percentage would be 33% and then very less chances of rain, as the percentage would dropdown to 11% to 20%. The temperature would be between 22 to 31 Celsius. The wind would be between 11 – 14 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate throughout the encounter and the temperature would decrease gradually.

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 15 times out of 24 played games. The selection slightly favored the teams, as the teams won 8 times including a super over win in a tie and lost 7 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are W*WWLW.

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On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, won 5 times and lost 4 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWLLW.

The teams never chose to field first after winning the toss since 2004.

The first batting team won the match 12 times including a victory in a tie. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, also won the match 12 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are W*LWLW.

Overall, 13 times the teams won the toss, won the match including a win in a tie and lost 11 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are W*LWLW.

Home Side (Pakistan):

Particularly, for Pakistan, the team won the toss 10 times in 20 games. The team won 7 times and lost 3 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan at the venue, while winning the toss, are WLWWW.

The side never chose to field first after winning the toss since 2000.

The team never lost any outing after choosing to field first, till date.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan at the venue, while losing the toss, are L*WLWW.

The side has never been sent to the bat after losing the toss since 1998.

The team never lost any outing after losing the toss while defending the target since 1995.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 206 runs in 2005, and the highest successful chase was 278 runs in 2002.

The first innings lowest total was 104 runs in 2004 and the highest total was 329 runs in 2004. For the second innings, the lowest total was 152 runs (completed innings) in 1996 and the highest was 317 runs in 2004.

The batting average of the first innings is 32.05 and 32.33 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other 3 times at the venue. The home side won all three encounters.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan against New Zealand at the venue are WWW – -.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The Home Unit (Pakistan):

The home side has an extremely good record at the place. The team won 14 times and lost 6 times, including a defeat in a tie, out of 20 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan at the venue are L*WWLW.

The Visiting Unit (New Zealand):

The visiting team has a horrendous record at the place. The team lost thrice without a (1) win out of 3 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of New Zealand at the venue are LLL – -.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

Pakistan:

The side may go with three (3) pacers, as the team would include a couple (2) of all-rounders with spin.

Pakistan Eleven: F. Zaman, I. ul Haq, S. Masson, B. Azam, H. Sohail, M. Rizwan, S. Khan, M. Nawaz, S. Shah Afridi, N. Shah, H. Rauf

New Zealand:

The side may go with 3 pacers and a (1) spinner, as the team would include a couple (2) of all-rounders, one with pace and the other with spin and a (1) batting all-rounder with pace.

New Zealand Eleven: H. Nicholls, C. Bowes, T. Latham, D. Mitchell, M. Chapman, J. Neesham, T. Blundell, I. Sodhi, A. Milne, M. Henry, B. Tickner

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

*Notes: T means tie in “last five match results”.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.

*Notes: Images were taken from Google Search.

*Notes: https://www.mykhel.com/cricket/pak-vs-nz-1st-odi-dream11-prediction-fantasy-cricket-tips-new-zealand-tour-of-pakistan-2023-213995.html

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