Pakistan to take on New Zealand in January 2018

  • Green Shirts to play 5 ODIs, 3 T20s against Blackcaps
  • Sarfraz Ahmed to lead the Champions Trophy 2017 squad in both formats

LAHORE – Pakistan cricket team will be visiting New Zealand next year to play five one-day internationals (ODIs) and three T20s, according to the schedule updated on Blackcaps’ official website.

Green Shirts will play ODIs against the Blackcaps between January 6-19 while the three T20s will be played on January 22, 25 and 28.

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Sarfraz Ahmed, who led Pakistan to victory in Champions Trophy 2017, will lead the side in both formats while the New Zealand team will be captained by Kane Williamson.

Last year, Pakistan lost two-match test series against New Zealand.