The troika to replace Adam Milne, Corey Anderson and George Worker also Tim Seifert was omitted due to his injury.
Colin Munro and Doug Bracewell have joined the New Zealand T20I squad.
What are the chances of Jimmy Neesham, Doug Bracewell and Will Young featuring in the playing XI?
Who will replace Ish Sodhi, Mitchell Santner and Doug Bracewell in the Super Smash T20?
The Central Stags are expected to hand Canterbury Kings yet another defeat.
Will Young and Worker's brave effort with the bat was undone by Pandey's brilliance.