Pakistan (Playing XI): Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Haris Sohail, Sarfaraz Ahmed(w/c), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Shaheen Afridi

New Zealand (Playing XI): Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham(w), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult

New Zealand have won the toss and have opted to bat

Dream11 Team:

  • T Latham
  • R Taylor
  • K Williamson(c)
  • B Azam(vc)
  • H Sohail
  • J Neesham
  • M Hafeez
  • T Boult
  • L Ferguson
  • W Riaz
  • M Amir

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Squad: Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson(c), Tom Blundell(w), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Matt Henry, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham, Ish Sodhi

  • Newzealand have registerd  5 wins in 6 matches.They won their last match due to another master class of K Williamson and good bowling by T Boult and L Fergusion.
  • It looks like any one of C Munro/H Nicholls will pay.
  • C Munro/H Nicholls and Martin Guptil will open the inning for them.M Guptill was in very good form in last series and is an attacking batsman while C Munro is a hit or miss type player.H Nicholls is a technically strong batsman and was in good form before this worldcup.
  • Guptill scored  73  in first match but failed in next 3 matches.
  • Their one of the  most reliable batsman and captain ,Kane Williamson will bat 1 down. He is very technically strong batsman and is a consistent performer. He scored 1 half century and 2 match winning centuries in last 3 innings.
  • Ross Taylor will bat next, he is the most consistent performer for Newzealand in recent time.His is averaging above 55 from 2015 and is averaging more than 80 from last 1.5 years. He played innings of  82 ,48  and 69 runs in  3 of last 4 innings.
  • Tom Latham will bat next. He is also a technical batsman and is a consistent performer.He can play a big inning if he gets sufficient time to bat.
  • J Neesham will follow him next, he will help Newzealand with both bat and ball.He is an attacking batsman and is a good bowler.He played many quick cameos in last series .
  • Colin de Grandhome and M Santner  will do late hitting duty. Both C De Grandhomme and Santner are very attacking batsman.Grandhomme scored attacking 60 runs in 2nd last match.
  • Trent Boult,M Henry and L Ferguson will lead the pace attack of the team while  J Neesham and C De Grandhome will assist them. Boult is best in these while recent form of  L Ferguson and M Henry are very good.
  • Boult  and Grandhomme relies on swing while Henry and L Ferguson have good pace and bounce.
  • L Ferguson has impressed everyone with his bowling in all the matches matches .L Ferguson is known for his excessive pace. Matt Henry has taken 8 wicket while L Ferguson took 14 wickets till now.T Boult  took 4 wicket haul in last match and has taken 8 wickets till now.
  • M Henry was expensive in last match but he is expected to retain his place.
  •  M Santner will lead the spin attack of the team ,he is known for his tight line and length.


SQUAD:Sarfaraz Ahmed(w/c), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Abid Ali, Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Hasnain, Yasir Shah

  • Pakistan team won their last match in a clinical fashion.
  • As per bowling coach Shaheen Afridi will not be dropped fro M Hasanain so Pak is expected to go with same playing11.
  • Imam Ul Haq and F Zaman will open the inning while Babar Azam will bat at 1 down. Both Imam and B Azam are very technically strong batsman and consistent performer while F Zaman is very attacking batsman.Imam failed to play any big inning in  last 8 matches. Imam played 3 innings in 40s in this world cup while Zaman scored half century in  2nd last match.Team will hope a big inning from them.
  • Their no.1 batsman B Azam  has got starts in every match but he also failed to play a big inning.He scored 48 and 69 runs in last  2 matches.
  • Mohammad Hafeez will bat next. He is a good batsman and is an attacking batsman.He scored attacking  84 and 46 in  2 of last 4 matches.He will bowl good amount of overs also.He bowled economical spells in almost all the matches he played.He failed with bat in last 2 matches.
  • Talented H Sohail will bat next.He is  technically strong batsman, he played match winning knock of 89 in last match.He can bowl some overs also.
  • Sarfraz Ahmad will bat next. he is technically strong batsman and has played 2 good innings in last 4 matchese. He scored attacking 55 and 40 in that matches.
  • Imad Wasim and Shadab Khan are also decent batsman.Imad is good hitter of ball, he scored attacking 46 and 23 in last 2 games.
  • Shadab Khan will lead the spin attack of the team while Imad Wasim and  M Hafeez   will assist them . Shadab is a leg spinner and is a wicket taking bowler while M Hafeez  is an off spinner and is known for his economical bowling.Shadab took 6 wickets while Hafeez took 2 wicket till now.Shadab took a 3 wicket haul in last match.
  • Imad is known for his tight line and length.He bowled economical spells in last  2 matches.
  • M Amir,Shaheen Afridi and Wahab Riaz will lead the pace attack of the team.In this M Amir and W Riaz are looking in very good form.M Amir has taken 15 wickets till now and  is looking in good form after long time.
  • Wahab Riaz  has good pace and bounce, he  is getting good reverse swing in death overs.  Riaz took 3 wicket haul in  last match.Riaz took 8 wickets till now.

Pitch Condition:

Edgbaston, Birmingham

Pitch is expected to be neutral.Generally batsman and spinner gets good support here.However its raining their from last 2 days and overcast consition is predicted for whole day  as per weather forecast so pace bowlers will also get good swing.

Total Match Played: 50
Batting First Won: 22
Batting Second Won: 28
Tie: 1
Avg. Score in 1st bat: 229

Highest Score: England 408/9

Lowest Score: Australia 70/10



Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez,H Sohail,Sarfaraz Ahmed,Imad Wasim,Wahab Riaz,Shadab Khan ,Shaheen Afridi,M Amir



C Munro/H Nicholls, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor,T Latham,J Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner,Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult,


In last 13 matches NZ have beaten PAK 12 times.


  • R Taylor (26 M,1068 R,66.75 A)
  • M Guptil(23 M,947,R,47.35 A)
  • K Williason (17 M,898 R,56.12)
  • M Hafeez (27 M,733 R,29.32 A)
  • S Malik (28 M,542 R,22.58 A)
  • S Ahmed (17 M,369 R,26.35 A)
  • B Azam (10 M,314 R,31.40 A)
  • F Zaman (7 M,304,R,50.65 A)


  • T Southee (17 M,25 W,27.56 A)
  • T Boult (11 M,22 W,24.22 A)
  • M Henry (8 M,20 W, 20.25 A)
  • L Ferguson (8 M,18 W,19.11 A)
  • S Malik (28 M,16 W,42.87 A)
  • W Riaz (9 M,12 W,3616 A)
  • M Amir (10 M,12 W,30.33 A)
  • S Khan (8 M,10 W,26.90 A)



  1. In wicketkeeper section T Latham will be best option. Try Sarfraz only in grand leagues.
  2. Make NZ bowlers  + M Amir captain in grand leagues.



  • Default picks are must have players. If credit allows then go with them.
  • Other options consist players which you can use if you do not have sufficient credit.
  • Grand League Pick: Try them in one of your teams in grand league .


  • In wicketkeeper section T Latham will be best option. Try Sarfraz only in grand leagues.


Defautl Pick:

  • Babar Azam( very technical batsman and consitent performer+ is in good form,best batsman of PAK)
  • Imam Ul Haq(very talented and technically strong batsman but plays slow)
  • H Sohail(talented batsman+scored attacking half century in last match+ can bowl also)
  • K Williamson( technically strong batsman+ consistent performer,rated as one of the best batsman of world)
  • M Guptill(very attacking batsman+can play a big inning on his day)
  • Ross Taylor( technically strong batsman+ consistent performer,)

Other options:

  • Fakhar Zaman(very attacking batsman but not looking in good form)

Only For Grand League:

  • C Munro ( RISKY, attacking batsman, hit or miss type player+ can play big role in shortened game)


Default Pick:

  • M Hafeez(attacking batsman but is not in form, handy off spinner )
  • J Neesham(attacking batsman+ is in very good form + good bowler)

Other Option:

  • M Santner (attacking batsman,played many cameos till now+ very good spinner, can play good role on this wicket)
  • C De Grandhomme ( attacking batsman +decent  bowler )
  • I Wasim(attacking batsman+ tidy bowler)


Default Pick:

  • W Riaz( wicket taking bowler and has good pace and reverse wing, bowls in death)
  • M Amir( highly rate swing bowler + has good pace, looking in tremendous form)
  • T Boult(very good  pace bowler , Bowls in death + has good swing)
  • L Ferguson( very good bowler known for his pace and bounce+ took 7 wickets in last 2 matches)

Other Option:

  • M Henry(very good bowler known for his pace and bounce)
  • Shadab Khan(good leg spinner)
  • Shaheen Shah Afridi(good pace bowler but not looking in good form)


  • M  Guptil(0,35, 0,25,73)
  • K Williamson(148.,106, 79,40,85)
  • R Taylor(69,1, 79,40,85)
  • J Neesham( 28,23,25,20,39) (35/1,31/5,24/0,21/1,42/1)
  • M Santner(10, 2,17*,19,22) (61/0,45/1,41/1,5/1,71/1)
  • T Boult(30/4,63/1, 34/0,44/2,44/1)
  • L Ferugsion(59/3,37/4,40/1,22/3)
  • M Henry(76/1,34/0, 50/0,47/4,29/3,)
  • C De Grandhomme (16,60,15,23,3) (22/1,33/1,14/1,39/1,14/1)


  • F Zaman,(44,62,0,36,0)
  • B Azam,(69,48,30,63,80)
  • Imam Ul Haq,(44,7,53,44,2)
  • M Hafeez,(20,9,46,84,0)
  • Shadab Khan,(50/3,61/0,63/2,64/1,46/0)
  • Wahab Riaz(46/3,84/1,44/1,82/3,40/0)
  • M Amir(49/2,47/3,30/5,67/2,26/3)

Choices Of Captain:

  • B Azam
  • M Hafeez
  • M Amir
  • K Williamson
  • M Guptill
  • Ross Taylor
  • T Boult
  • L Ferguson


Try to go with your team.

Dream11 Team:

  • T Latham
  • R Taylor
  • K Williamson(c)
  • B Azam(vc)
  • H Sohail
  • J Neesham
  • M Hafeez
  • T Boult
  • L Ferguson
  • W Riaz
  • M Amir


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