New Zealand are top of the Test rankings for the first time but captain Kane Williamson still wants to see his team improve.
Kane WIlliamson and Henry Nicholls fired New Zealand into a commanding lead over Pakistan on day three of the second Test in Christchurch.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson scored another century to put his team in control against Pakistan.
Kyle Jamieson ripped through Pakistan's top order as New Zealand edged in front on day one of the second Test in Christchurch.
Neil Wagner is missing for New Zealand at the Hagley Oval as the hosts look to pick up where they left off in 2020.
Kane Williamson chalked up his 23rd Test hundred as New Zealand claimed the advantage at Bay Oval on Sunday.
New Zealand's Ross Taylor became his country's most capped cricketer in all formats as he hit 70 on day one of the first Test with Pakistan.
New Zealand reached 222-3 at stumps on day one of the first Test against Pakistan.
Pakistan have lost their last two Test series against New Zealand and the Black Caps will be expected to continue that sequence.
New Zealand were helped by Jacob Duffy taking 4-33 as they recorded a five-wicket victory over Pakistan in Auckland on Friday.