NZ announce squads for England tour
WELLINGTON: New Zealand have announced the test, one day and Twenty20 squads for its upcoming tour to England, ARYSports.tv reports.
Martin Guptill has made a comeback to the test team after a two year hiatus whereas pacer Matt Henry has also been included in the test side.
Adam Milne, who was ruled out of the semi final and final of the World Cup 2015, has also been recalled in the one day team.
Mitchell Santner will be making his international debut for the BlackCaps in the tour.
New Zealand will play two tests, five ODIs and two T20s in the tour which starts in May 2015.
The first test will be played at Lord’s from May 21 to 25 while the second test will take place from May 29 to June 2nd.
The first ODI will be played at Edgbaston on June 9th and the second match will take place at Kia Oval on June 12th. The third one day will be contested at Rose Bowl of June 14 while the fourth match of the series will be played Trent Bridge on June 17.
The fifth and final one dayer will be played at June 20 at Riverside.
The one off T20 will take place at Old Trafford on June 23rd.
Test Squad: Brendon McCullum (captain), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult, Doug Bracewell, Mark Craig, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Luke Ronchi, Hamish Rutherford, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling and Kane Williamson.
ODI and T20 squad: Brendon McCullum (captain), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult, Grant Elliott, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Mitchell McClenaghan, Nathan McCullum, Adam Milne, Luke Ronchi, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson.