NZ vs SA Highlights : The WARM-UP match against South Africa has proved to be nightmare for the NewZealand team. The Kiwis were first shot down for just 98 by the Proteas bowlers. And thn Rilee Rossouw scored 32 ball unbeaten 54 to take South Africa home in just 11.2 overs. The Kiwi pacers were humilated by the South African batters. Reeza Hendricks & Rilee Rossouw added 66 runs in 6 overs before the former was out for 27.
Earlier the Kiwis were shot down for just 98 by Proteas bowlers. None of their batsman could stay long on the wicket. Keshav Maharaj picked 3 and Tabraiz Shamsi took two wickets
South Africa (Playing XI): Reeza Hendricks, Rilee Rossouw, Aiden Markram, David Miller(c), Heinrich Klaasen(w), Tristan Stubbs, Wayne Parnell, Marco Jansen, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
New Zealand (Playing XI): Martin Guptill, Finn Allen(w), Kane Williamson(c), Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Michael Bracewell, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Tim Southee
The Kane Williamson-led New Zealand finished runners-up in the last T20 World Cup and will once again be a contender. The Black Caps recently lost to Pakistan at home in the T20I tri-series final, but they had earlier defeated the champions Pakistan.