Stuff – Black Caps batsman Henry Nicholls is in career-best form and it’s showing in the test rankings.

Summary

  • Black Caps batsman Henry Nicholls is in career-best form and it’s showing in the test rankings.
  • New Zealand cricket’s man of the moment Henry Nicholls has blazed his way into the top 10 of the test batting rankings on the back of a superb couple of months.
  • Nicholls and opening batsmen Tom Latham have been the big movers as the Black Caps have beaten Pakistan away and Sri Lanka at home to be the world’s No 3 test team.
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  • But he came right against Sri Lanka where he carried his bat in Wellington for an unbeaten 264 and backed that up with 176 in the second test in Christchurch.


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