Sport 24 – Wellington – In-form all-rounder Mitchell Santner will miss
the upcoming Test series with England to undergo knee surgery, New Zealand
Cricket said on Wednesday.
- Wellington – In-form all-rounder Mitchell Santner will missthe upcoming Test series with England to undergo knee surgery, New ZealandCricket said on Wednesday.
- The 26-year-old was omitted from New Zealand’s 12-man squadfor the two-Test series against England starting at Eden Park on March 22.
- There was some good news for New Zealand, with wicketkeeperBJ Watling returning from a hip injury.
- Batsman Ross Taylor was also named in the squad aftermissing the final ODI against England following a thigh injury that wasaggravated during the previous match when he scored 181.
- New Zealand: Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson (captain), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, BJ Watling, Todd Astle, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Matt Henry, Trent Boult