Now New Zealand team squad has been announced for 2016 T20 World cup staring from 8th March to 3 April in India. Keeping in mind the Indian condition the team has included all its three main spinner Ish Sodhi, Nathan McCullum and Mitchell Santne. The team will be led by Kane Williamson.
New Zealand team has not been able to make the trophy in their name and their best performance was in the first T20 cricket world cup in 2007 where they managed to reach into the semifinal stage. Kiwis has played 25 t20 world cup matches with 48% of winning (11- won, 12- lost and 2-tie). They hold 4th position in ICC T20 rankings. In ICC World Twenty20 2016, New Zealand will be a part group 2 with India, Pakistan, Australia and a qualifier team which will be decided after the qualifying matches of T20 World Cup 2016.
New Zealand Team Squad which are selected for the grand tournament 2016 T20 World Cup :-
- Kane Williamson (C)
- Corey Anderson
- Trent Boult
- Grant Elliott
- Martin Guptill
- Adam Milne
- Mitchell McClenaghan
- Colin Munro
- Nathan McCullum
- Henry Nicholls
- Luke Ronchi (wk)
- Mitchell Santner
- Ish Sodhi
- Tim Southee
- Ross Taylor.
New Zealand T20 World Cup Matches Time Table:
- 15 March 2016 – New Zealand vs India (Nagpur)
- 18 March 2016 – New Zealand vs Australia (Dharamsala)
- 22 March 2016 – New Zealand vs Pakistan (Mohali)
- 26 March 2016 – New Zealand vs Qualifier (Kolkata)
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