Kane Williamson`s assured unbeaten 70 guided New Zealand to a comfortable four-wicket win over Pakistan in the second one-day international in Sharjah on Friday to level the series at 1-1.
New Zealand selectors picked up Dean Brownlie and Tom Latham on Sunday for the three-match ODIs series against South Africa, scheduled to start from October 21.
South Africa opens a one-day series against New Zealand on Tuesday looking to strike a psychological blow against the Black Caps ahead of the Cricket World Cup early next year.
New Zealand ended day 2 at 169/4 with Brownlie batting on 69* and Watling on 10*. The Kiwis still trail by 133 runs with 6 wickets in hand.
New Zealand have bolstered their batting roster and axed misfiring opener Rob Nicol and unsuccessful fast bowler Brent Arnel for their must-win third and final Test against South Africa.
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