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New Zealand vs Pakistan World Cup 2011

New Zealand vs Pakistan World Cup 2011 will be a good and interesting match to watch. Both the teams would be desperate to win the world cup titles this year; while Pakistan would like to put an end to all the controversies by winning the World Cup Title, New Zealand on the other hand would try to create a record for themselves, by winning the title for the first time! This Group A match will be played on Tuesday, 8th March 2011. The various TV Channels that would broadcast this World Cup 2011 New Zealand vs Pakistan match are ESPNStar, GEO Super, PTV, Sky Sport, SABC, DD National, Nine Network tv, Fox Sports, New Zealand Television, DirecTV, ATN, Sky Sports, Eurosport2 etc.

Match Timing and Venue

The Pakistan vs New Zealand World Cup 2011 will be a day and night match that would take place on Tuesday, 8th March 2011 at 09:00 GMT, 14:30 local and 08:30, 14:00 PKT. The venue for this Cricket World Cup 2011 would be Pallekele International Stadium in Srilanka.

How to Reach Pallekele International Stadium

Once you reach Colombo, from there you can reach Kandy that houses the stadium, by buses and cabs. Kandy is very well connected to other parts and cities of Srilanka. SO reaching the Pallekele International Stadium, once in Kandy, is not a problem at all.

  • Distance from Sri Dalada Veediya: 10.6 km
    Time Required: 09 minutes

  • Distance from Vejayanta Pasada Polonnaruwa: 132 Km
    Time Required: 1 hr 45 minutes

Strength of Pakistan and Team New Zealand

As far as New Zealand Cricket Team is concerned, watch out for the excellent players like Vettori, Brendon McCullum, Ross Taylor, Shane Bond and Kyle Mills. In case of the Pakistan Cricket Team, eyes will be on Akmal Brothers and of course Shahid Afridi. As far as the bowling department is concerned, Pakistan has one of the best bowling sides with bowlers like Shoab Akhtar and Umar Gul.

Our best wishes are both with Pakistan and New Zealand. Hope they put up a brilliant show at the 2011 Cricket World Cup.


Tickets for New Zealand vs Pakistan World Cup 2011 match can be purchased from Pallekele International Stadium in Srilanka. You can also check out the retail outlets online, that has been established by ICC for the tickets or go online and book them.

Live Score

For all the updates and live scores on the match, check out here!

Last Updated on 01 April 2011

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