The visitor team New Zealand scored 449 runs by facing 131 overs in their first innings. Devon Conway scored the most runs from their team. He scored 122 runs, Tom Latham 71, Tom Blundell † 51 and Matt Henry 68 not out. Abrar Ahmed took four wickets, Naseem Shah and Agha Salman took three wickets each. It looks like this second test is going in the direction of draw.
Pakistan vs New Zealand Highlights today. 2nd Test, National Stadium, Karachi, Wednesday 4-1-2023, New Zealand tour of Pakistan 2022/23.
New Zealand, elected to bat first.
Pakistan team: 1 Imam-ul-Haq, 2 Abdullah Shafique, 3 Shan Masood, 4 Babar Azam (capt), 5 Saud Shakeel, 6 Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), 7 Agha Salman, 8 Hasan Ali, 9 Naseem Shah, 10 Mir Hamza, 11 Abrar Ahmed
New Zealand team: 1 Tom Latham, 2 Devon Conway, 3 Kane Williamson, 4 Henry Nicholls, 5 Daryl Mitchell, 6 Tom Blundell (wk), 7 Michael Bracewell, 8 Tim Southee (capt), 9 Ish Sodhi, 10 Matt Henry, 11 Ajaz Patel
Head to Head In Test’s: 61
Pakistan Won: 25
New Zealand Won: 15
Pakistan Test Rankings: 6th
New Zealand Test Rankings: 5th
(Last five completed matches, most recent first)
New Zealand DLLLL
Match Timings: 5:00 AM GMT | 10:00 AM Local
Umpires – Aleem Dar, Alex Wharf
TV Umpire – Ahsan Raza
Match Referee – Muhammad Javed
Reserve Umpire – Asif Yaqoob
Match number – Test no. 2486