New Zealand kept the same lineup as the second ODI, also in Karachi, which they won by 79 runs.

The series is tied at 1-1 after Pakistan won the first match by six wickets.

New Zealand: Kane Williamson (c), Devon Conway, Finn Allen, Daryl Mitchell, Tom Latham, Glenn Phillips, Michael Bracewell, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson

Pakistan: Babar Azam (c), Fakhar Zaman, Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan, Haris Sohail, Agha Salman, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Mohammad Wasim, Mohammad Hasnain, Haris Rauf