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Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Highlights: Pakistan claim 11th successive series win

Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Highlights: Pakistan beat New Zealand by 6 wickets and sealed a record 11th successive series win in T20 cricket.

Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Highlights: New Zealand fight to keep the series alive. (Source: Twitter Blackcaps)

Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Highlights: Pakistan are currently the number one side in T20Is. They have lived up to the tag by beating Australia (3-0 margin) and now already have a 1-0 lead against New Zealand in the ongoing T20I of series. A win in Dubai will earn the men in green their 11th consecutive T20I series win.

But the Kiwis will not be pushovers and will look to make amends from the mistakes committed in the last match. While the bowlers were up to the mark, the batters fell apart in the last few overs. Hence, they will surely want to keep the series alive by winning the second game. Who will emerge victorious? Catch live score and updates of Pakistan vs New Zealand.

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Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Highlights:

11 successive series wins for Pakistan in T20 cricket

Hafeez ends things with a four and that makes it 11 series wins on the trot for Pakistan in T20 cricket. Hafeez has played a brilliant innings here. 

Shoaib Malikl falls!

Well this has become a match now, a full toss and Shoaib Malik is caught in the deep. Pakistan need 4 to win off 3. 

Pakistan need 7 to win off the last over

Two wide balls, singles off both and Southee's penultimate over has turned out to be an expensive one. Pakistan have practically won the match now. 

Pakistan 140/3 after 18 overs

They need 14 to win off the last two overs. Southee bowls the penultimate over, Hafeez and Malik in the middle. 

Pakistan 131/3 after 17 overs

Mohammed Hafeez is single-handedly turning this match Pakistan's way. A six off the first ball of the 17th over, two runs and a six again, Pakistan now need 23 to win off the last 3 overs. 

Pakistan 104/2

Asif and Hafeez in the middle. Pakistan now need 50 to win off 30 balls. The boundaries have dried up but at the same time, Southee has only one over left now. 

Pakistan 99/2 after 14 overs

Babar Azam was dismissed by Tim Southee and the match is now tightening up. 

Pakistan 70/1 after 9 overs

Asif and Babar keep the scoreboard ticking, New Zealand desperately need a wicket at this juncture. 

Pakistan 50/1 after 6 overs

50 mark up for Pakistan. Asif Ali and Babar Azam are currently in the middle for the hosts. That first wicket is an important opening for New Zealand. 

GONE! Fakhar Zaman dismissed

An astonishing catch by Kane Williamson. Fakhar Zaman got Pakistan off to a flier but his innings ends thanks to a brilliant effort by the New Zealand skipper. He leaps with one hand outstretched at mid-on, catches the ball in inflight. 

Pakistan 11/0 after 1 over

Two fours on the trot to start the first over by Fakhar Zaman and five more runs after that to get Pakistan started. 

New Zealand 153/7 after 20 overs

New Zealand drag themselves past the 150-run mark. Pakistan's spinners troubled them throughout the middle overs and Shaheen Afridi once again did an excellent job in the last over. Pakistan need to make 154 to win the series. 

GONE! Seifert is caight, New Zealand lose another

Seifert tries to loft Afridi over long on and ends up getting caught right there. He had hit a six off the previous ball. 

100 up for New Zealand

Two fours in the over from Corey Anderson and the Kiwis have reached the three-figure mark. Ashraf fails to finish an over that started on a good note. NZ- 101/4, 15 ovs

Kiwis need a move on!

6 overs to go and New Zealand need to get a move on. The current run rate is 6.49. Williamson and Corey Anderson are in the middle. Faheem Ashraf bowling the 15th over.  NZ- 93/4, 14.3 ovs

Kiwis need a move on!

6 overs to go and New Zealand need to get a move on. The current run rate is 6.49. Williamson and Corey Anderson are in the middle. Faheem Ashraf bowling the 15th over.  NZ- 93/4, 14.3 ovs

Run out! Ross Taylor r/o- 3(7)

Poor by Ross Taylor. He is gone for 3. New Zealand losing wickets in a hurry. NZ- 83/4, 13 ovs

Wicket! de Grandhomme c Shoaib Malik b Imad Wasim 4(8)

Just as we were saying a wicket falls! de Grandhomme is gone for 4. Imad Wasim strikes for the first time this evening. Time since last boundary 30 mins. Projected score is 144. NZ- 68/3, 10 ovs

New Zealand recuperate

Skipper Kane Williamson and Colin de Grandhomme are consolidating in the middle after losing two in quick succession. Projected score is 144. Imad  Wasim and Shadab Khan are bowling in tandem and chocking the run rate. NZ- 65/2, 9 ovs

Stumped! Munro st Sarfraz b Hafeez 44(28)

Stumped! Mohammad Hafeez gets his man! Pakistan have the big fish. Colin Munro is out for 44. NZ- 56/2, 7 ovs 

OUT! Glenn Phillips c Sarfraz b Shaheen Afridi 5(12)

GONE! Shaheen Afridi provides the breakthrough for Pakistan. Glenn Phillips is out for 5 (12). NZ- 50/1, 5.5 ovs

Munro is on fire!

Colin Munro has raced to 34 off 19 balls. 4 fours and 2 sixes.

Put down!

Dropped! Glenn Phillips survives! Good change of pace by Faheem Ashraf draws a false shot. But Hafeez spoils the party by dropping it at long on. NZ- 36/0, 4 ovs

Chance!

Munro Survives! He tries to cut one and the ball zips through and somehow misses the leg stump. New Zealand continues to motor along.  NZ- 29/0, 3 ovs

First Ball Six! New Zealand 13/0 after 1 over

Colin Munro started the innings with a massive six and seven more runs from the openers after that. Good start for New Zealand. How much can they get tonight? NZ- 13/1

New Zealand win the toss, elect to bat first

New Zealand: Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Tim Seifert (wk), Corey Anderson, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Ajaz Patel, Adam Milne

Pakistan: Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed (capt & wk), Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi

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Sarfraz and his men are already 1-0 up in the series and a win today will earn the men in green their 11th consecutive T20I series win. But the Kiwis who lost the last match by just 2 runs will look to play the spoilsport and level the series. Who will win this match? Stay tuned for live updates.

Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Live Cricket Score: Pakistan won the first match.

Teams:

Pakistan: Babar Azam, Sahibzada Farhan, Asif Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Sarfraz Ahmed(w/c), Shoaib Malik, Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Fakhar Zaman, Hussain Talat, Usman Khan, Waqas Maqsood

New Zealand: Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Kane Williamson(c), Colin de Grandhomme, Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson, Tim Seifert(w), Tim Southee, Adam Milne, Ish Sodhi, Ajaz Patel, Mark Chapman, Lockie Ferguson, Seth Rance