We have opted for a fantasy cricket team on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Pakistan: Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Babar Azam (c), Fakhar Zaman, Saim Ayub, Shadab Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Ihsanullah/Zaman Khan
New Zealand: Tom Latham (c & wk), Chad Bowes, Will Young, Daryl Mitchell, Mark Chapman, Rachin Ravindra, Adam Milne, Matt Henry, Ish Sodhi, Cole McConchie, Henry Shipley
Venue: Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi
(Based on the last three games)
1st innings average score: 228
2nd innings average score: 224
Wickets per innings: 7
Type: Good for batting
Batting 1st: 67%
Batting 2nd: 33%
Seamers took 68% of the wickets.
Fantasy Tips of The Day
By going wicketless only once in his last 10 competitive T20s, Ihsanullah provided an average of 40 points per game. Moreover, he finished his previous T20I series as the highest wicket-taker (six).
Such has been Adam Milne’s consistency that he hasn’t gone wicketless this year in the format, overall bagging 14 wickets.
Mark Chapman averages a colossal 101 in his last five T20Is and has generated bonus points for smashing 28 boundaries.
Cole McConchie might relish bowling in Rawalpindi, for all his T20I wickets (seven) have come in the subcontinent.
Mohammad Rizwan has accumulated 725 runs at 36 in Rawalpindi – of which 456 runs at 41 have come batting second.
At the same venue, Babar Azam has amassed 1,321 runs at a whopping average of 63 – of which 932 runs at 72 have come as a captain.
Imad Wasim (116 runs and five wickets) and Tom Latham (181 runs and eight dismissals) featured in the Best11 in five of their last six T20Is.
Will Young has managed only 40 runs in his last five T20Is.