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New Zealand team Landed Pakistan fot T20 Series

The cricket squad from New Zealand touched down in Islamabad early. On Sunday in preparation for a five-match. T20 International series against the Green shirts.

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) greeted the Black Caps. To the nation in a statement on X. A video of the team travelling. To Islamabad for the forthcoming games was also uploaded.

For both sides, the series is extremely important as they hone their tactics. And evaluate their teams in preparation for the June 1 start of the 2024 T20 World Cup.

The Pakistani team, captained by seasoned player Babar Azam. Combines youthful promise and experience in the form of fast bowler Mohammad Amir. And all-rounder Imad Wasim, among others. With 17 players, the team is ready to play with passion and light up the stage with their cricketing skills.

On the eve of departure, the New Zealand camp suffered a blow. When captain Finn Allen and star player Adam Milne were hurt in the last moments of training. All-rounder Zak Foulkes and wicketkeeper-batsman Tom Blundell were added. To the team as a result of their absence.

Preparation for T20 World Cup

As both sides prepare for June’s T20 World Cup in the United States. And the West Indies, Pakistan will host New Zealand. For five Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is). Beginning on Thursday, April 18 in Rawalpindi.

The 17-man Pakistani team, captained by Babar Azam. Includes fast bowler Mohammad Amir, all-rounder Imad Wasim. And uncapped players Usman Khan and Mohammad Irfan Khan Niazi.

On the eve of their departure for Pakistan, wicketkeeper Tom Blundell. And uncapped all-rounder Zak Foulkes were recruited. To the New Zealand squad as late call-ups, following the injuries suffered. By veteran paceman Adam Milne and talented batter Finn Allen.

This is the third time the Kiwis have visited Pakistan in seventeen months. On their maiden return in December 2022, after an 18-year break. They drew two test matches and lost the ODI series 2-1 against New Zealand.

Pakistan dominated the visitors in the One-Day Internationals (ODIs). Winning the series 4-1, while the five-match T20I series finished in a 2-2 draw in April of last year.

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