Live coverage of the Black Caps taking on Pakistan in Wellington in the first of two one-day internationals.
6:13 PM Hopefully Tuesday's track in Napier provides a better means by which to appraise Pakistan's batting.
A rating of "poor" from the coach should ensure a spicy welcome for Pakistan's batsmen today.
Coach of the 1992 NZ Cricket World Cup team is living the quieter life in Central Otago these days.
Decision on whether allrounder Kieran Noema-Barnett will play one-day final will likely be made today.