Photo: PCB screen grab
Photo: PCB screen grab

New Zealand cricket team captain Tom Latham says that Pakistan is a quality team, they will try to play as well as possible.

The T20 series trophy between Pakistan and New Zealand was unveiled in Lahore yesterday.

In a press conference after unveiling the trophy, Kiwi cricket team captain Tom Latham said that our team does not include important players, they are playing IPL, these new boys will perform well, they have a good chance.

He said that our preparation is not ideal, because the time was short. We reached here as soon as the series against Sri Lanka was over.

Tom Latham said that I am playing T20 for the first time in Pakistan, I am excited, Pakistan has good match winners and bowlers.

He said that we played good cricket against Sri Lanka and put pressure on them, our team consists of young players, Daryl Mitchell and Jimmy Neesham have experience of playing all over the world, Pakistan has quality fast bowlers, speed. He is also good in death overs.

The Kiwi captain said that we have to play according to our plan, we have played ODI cricket in Karachi now it seems that the pitches will be different in this series.

It should be noted that the first T20 match of the five-match series between the two teams will start tonight at 9 PM.