Martin Guptill returned to the New Zealand team to take the test for the Pakistani bowlers.
Opening Batsman Martin Guptill returns to Kiwi squad for Pakistan’s first 2 one-day match, He did not play a one-day series against West Indies due to the hamstring injury.
The Guptill returns to the match after being fully fit and now he is a part of the Twenty Series which is against West Indies, Due to his return, George W.F. will have to sit outside the 50 score in the last three one-day matches.
Coach Gone Larson said about Martin Guptill that has proved to the world-class player itself. On top of the order, he and Colin Munro prove to be beneficial for us; the walker will have to wait a little bit.
It is clear that New Zealand was retained 2 spinners Todd Astle and Mitchell Senator, Larson said that Astle took not only four wickets against West Indies, rather he made 79 runs on number 7, hence he was retained with the senator.
It is clear that the five one-day match’s series will start from 6 January in Wellington, and then it will be 3 series of T20 matches.
The squad consists of Captain Ken Williamson, Todd East, Dodge Buswell, Troy Bolt, Loki Ferguson, Martin Guptill , Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Colin Monroe, Henry Nicholas, Mitchell Senator, Tom Sutheri and Tom Taylor.