Australia will have to win both tests in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to go one point clear of South Africa.
Despite a possible early release, Pistorius will only be able to compete after 5 years.
New Zealand were put in to bat first and were bowled out for 230.
After a sloppy start to the EPL, this draw keeps them sixth on the table with 12 points.
The last game in charge for Marques was the 3-2 loss to Mpumalanga Black Aces on Saturday.
Brendan Rodgers conceded his team has been hit by the departure of prolific striker Luis Suarez.