Huddleston, Bates help NZ seal World Cup berth

New Zealand Women 162 for 3 (Bates 66, Devine 54) beat Pakistan Women 158 (Zafar 52, Huddleston 4-20) by seven wickets.

New Zealand women's bowling prowess came to the fore with right-arm medium pacer Holly Huddleston taking 4 for 20 before half-centuries from Suzie Bates and Sophie Devine studded their seven-wicket win over Pakistan Women in the fourth ODI in Nelson.

New Zealand becomes the third team after Australia and England to seal a spot in next year's Women's World Cup, leaving just one direct entry to be filled up.

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