New Zealand team © Getty Images
New Zealand team © Getty Images

The first match of the 5-match ODI series between Pakistan and New Zealand will be played at the Basin Reserve, Wellington. In a practice match between Pakistan and New Zealand XI ,the openers of the visiting side, Azhar Ali  and Fakhar Zaman scored centuries with Shadab Khan  picking 4 wickets as they marched to a comfortable win. For New Zealand Colin Munro has been in prime form striking his third T20I hundred in the last game against West Indies.

The live cricket streaming of the match will be available in India on Hotstar, while the live telecast will be available on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD. In New Zealand, the live streaming would be available on SkyGo, along with the live telecast on Sky Sport NZ.

Both nations have dominated in their respective bilateral limited-overs series. However Pakistan have a good record at Wellington winning 3 out of their 5 matches.