It’s group 2 match tonight and it’s Pakistan taking on New Zealand. Match will be played in Sharjah cricket ground. Pakistan will play this game with full confidence as they are coming from a big win against their arch rivals India and on the other hand New Zealand will play their first match of T20 world cup. In this article we will see 5 players who can perform well in today’s game.
#5 Trent Boult (New Zealand)
The Kiwi left arm fast bowler Trent Boult is a top-class fast bowler. Boult has an ability to swing the bowl if New Zealand wins the toss and bowls first, Boult can put Pakistan’s batting line up in trouble. All he needs is a good support from the other end.
#4 Shaheen Afridi (Pakistan)
We all know what he did to India’s top order and what amazes us the most was his age. At this very young age he his dismissed some of the top-class batsmen. He got an ability to bring the ball in to right-handed batsmen. If Pakistan bowls first, he can put New Zealand in trouble.
#3 Kane Williamson (New Zealand)
New Zealand’s captain is the only in form Batsmen in New Zealand team. He is the only one who can take Pakistan’s lethal bowling comfortably. Kane has not showed his presence in this format but he took his team to another level when it comes to ICC events.
#2 Babar Azam (Pakistan)
Pakistan’s captain Babar Azam did which was impossible in previous match of India and Pakistan. He took his team to the first world Cup win for Pakistan against India and not only with his captaincy but he led by an example. He played a brilliant knock and did not gave any chance to the Indian bowlers. Today too he can perform well as he is in fine form and can handle new Zealand’s pace attack with his class.
#1 Mohammad Hafeez (Pakistan)
Yes, Mohammad Hafeez can also perform well in today’s game. Today’s match is in Sharjah ground and we know it gives an advantage to the Asian teams. Spin will be a big factor for him as he is the most experienced player in Pakistan’s team and can also play some big shots at the end of the innings.