Pakistan vs New Zealand ICC T20 World Cup: Live Cricket Score
The news from the 9th match of the T20 World Cup 2012, which will be played between Pakistan vs New Zealand at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on September 23, 2012, is that Pakistan have left out four of their players Asad Shafiq, Mohammad Sami, Raza Hasan and Yasir Arafat.
The 20 over match will start at 15:30 Sri Lanka time. The live scores can be seen here at 10:00 GMT onwards.
Live Cricket Streaming: Pak vs NZ T20 World Cup 2012
ESPN Star Cricket will telecast the match live in India and Pakistan. ESPN will also live stream the match at its official website at 10:00 GMT onwards.
However, Pakistan have better statistics against the Kiwis in the shorter format of the game but the black caps defeated Pakistan when both the team met at the same venue during ICC World Cup 2011.
The Kiwis are confident as they defeated Bangladesh in their opening game with great margin.
Analysts say that the real contest will be between the World no 1 spinner Saeed Ajmal and Brendon McCullum, who scored a ton against the Bengal tigers in opening match of the championship.
Mohammad Hafeez, the Pakistan’s skipper, on Saturday said that the team is confident to win the opening game, adding that he is satisfied with preparation of his guys.
Few games in the event have already been affected by the rain and the local met office has predicted that the shower can spoil the match.