Pakistan ended a run of 12 straight one-day worldwide losses to New Zealand with a comprehensive victory in Abu Dhabi to draw level in the series at 1-1.
But Pakistan were in such a dominant position that there was no danger of them losing the match and they edged across the winning line with six wickets and nine and a half overs to spare.
New Zealand had also beaten Pakistan 2-0 (in New Zealand 2015), 2-0 (in New Zealand in 2016), 5-0 (in New Zealand in January this year) and in the first match of the current series by 47 runs in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The play had to stop five balls later as an ambulance waited near a sidescreen for Imam, who had to be stretchered in it, to take him to the hospital.
Mohammad Hafeez stayed unbeaten on 27 and raised Pakistan's victory with a crisp boundary off Tim Southee.
Ferguson dismissed both batsmen in the 29th over when Zaman skied a catch to Ish Sodhi, and Zaman followed when his upper cut was caught well on the edge of the boundary line at third man. Nicholls was back in action at forward short leg when Shoaib Malik's hard pull ballooned off the fielder's left shoulder and Sodhi grabbed the diving catch.
Earlier, the Taylor-Nicholls stand lifted New Zealand after Afridi once again rocked the top order following his 4/46 in the first match.
In the second over, Shaheen Afridi got an important wicket when Colin Munro skied one in the air and Muhammad Hafeez took a good running catch.
In his next over he deflected a straight drive to run out Kane Williamson (1) at the non-striker's end.
Taylor, who made 80 in the first game, held one end intact and together with Nicholls ensured the innings do not finish under 200.
Chandimal, suffering from a groin injury that kept him off the pitch all of Thursday, was skittled by Leach for 11. Karunaratne enjoyed a slice of luck on 16 when he edged Moeen, but Stokes grassed an easy catch at slip.
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