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Pakistan need a win to draw level in the five-match series after losing the first game in Wellington.

Batting first after winning the toss, New Zealand were bowled out for 257 in their 50 overs, a total that proved out to be a enormous one in the end, as Pakistan collapsed to 74 all out - their fourth-lowest ODI total. Post winning the toss, New Zealand has elected to bat and scored 257 runs which included Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor's half centuries.

Craig Dougherty, 34, was in a "catch zone" at University Oval in Dunedin, New Zealand, on Saturday when the ball came his way.

In the following over Shoaib Malik was caught by Taylor off Lochie Ferguson for three and seven balls later part-timer Colin Munro bowled Shadab Khan for without scoring and Pakistan were 16 for six in the 15th over.

Williamson never looked particularly fluent but reached 73 off 101 deliveries while Taylor made 52 off 64 deliveries.

On the first ball of the next over Williamson wanted to run two on a drive to deep point but Guptill was too slow to respond and was easily run out for 45.

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A 20-run partnership between captain Sarfraz Ahmed and Mohammad Amir took the score past the lowest-ever ODI total of 35, which Pakistan risked changing, and then past 43, which is Pakistan's lowest team total in ODI cricket.

"The batting performance was very disappointing and it was a very tough loss", Sarfraz expressed.

Pakistan were all out for 74 in the 28th over.

Boult was named Man of the Match, and said: "Pretty windy today, the wind was behind me today".

Fortunately, Pakistan avoided that humiliation as they stumbled on to a measly score of 74 but their capitulation and 183-run defeat see them 3-0 down in a forgettable series for the visitors.

Chasing 258 to win, Trent Boult speared through Pakistan's top order, starting with the dismissal of Azhar Ali, who was caught by Taylor at first slip for a duck.

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