New Zealand announced 15-man squad for T20 World Cup 2022, these players got a chance: T20 WC 2022. New Zealand has announced a 15-man squad for the T20 World Cup 2022.
The team will be led by Kane Williamson in this tournament, while 35-year-old Martin Guptill has also been made a part of this team which will play its 7th T20 World Cup.
Finn Allen and Michael Bracewell have been included in the Kiwi squad as new faces. New Zealand’s team had made it to the final in the last World Cup, but it was defeated by Australia.
Adam Milne has managed to make his place in the team, while Devon Conway has again been reaffirmed by New Zealand.
Kyle Jamieson, who played for New Zealand in the last T20 World Cup, could not make it to this team as he is battling a back injury.
Apart from Kyle, Todd Astle and Tim Seifert also missed out on a place on this team.
In the T20 World Cup 2022, the New Zealand team has to play the first match against the defending champions Australia and this match will be played on 22 October at the SCG.
New Zealand’s team has been placed in Group A this time. Before the T20 World Cup 2022, the New Zealand team will take part in the tri-series which will start in Christchurch on 7 October.
Apart from New Zealand, the team of Pakistan and Bangladesh will participate in this tri-series.
Through this tri-series, New Zealand will test its preparations and after that, it will leave for Australia.
New Zealand team for T20 World Cup 2022.
Kane Williamson (c), Finn Allen, Trent Boult, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway (wk), Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill.
Adam Milne, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee.
Ind vs Aus: India will come to finalize the preparations for the World Cup, Rohit has a chance to improve his shortcomings.
The Indian team, led by Rohit Sharma, will try to finalize the preparations for next month’s T20 World Cup when they enter the first match of the three-match T20 series against Australia on Tuesday.
The Australian team is the defending winner of the T20 World Cup and this time this global tournament is also to be organized in Australia.
Along with this, the eyes of the Indian team will also be on improving on their shortcomings.
The team will have to learn from their past mistakes, considering the way India performed in the recently concluded Asia Cup.
This will also be an important opportunity for the team to settle the issue of proper combination against Australia, especially the middle order.
India is coming into this series with its strong team. There is no scope for any change in the top order after skipper Rohit made it clear that KL Rahul would be the only opening partner with him.