Trent Boult hopes playing Edgbaston Test will put him in ‘good stead’ for WTC final against India | Cricket News – Times of India

BIRMINGHAM: Initially not expecting to feature in the ongoing second Test against England, New Zealand pacer Trent Boult is hopeful that achieving game fitness rather than bowling in the nets will put him in “good stead” in the upcoming World Test Championship final against India. Boult, who missed out on the first Test against England … Read more

2nd Test: Conway and Young put NZ in charge against England at Edgbaston | Cricket News – Times of India

Devon Conway and Will Young scored half-centuries as New Zealand finished the second day on 229/3, 74 runs behind England’s first innings score in the second and final Test against at Edgbaston on Friday. Left-handed batsman Conway, fresh from his brilliant double hundred on debut at Lord’s in the opening test, smashed 12 boundaries for … Read more

2nd Test: Burns, Lawrence keep England afloat against New Zealand | Cricket News – Times of India

BIRMINGHAM (England): England batsmen Rory Burns and Dan Lawrence scored battling half-centuries as the hosts recovered from a mid-innings wobble to reach 258-7 against New Zealand on the opening day of the second and final Test on Thursday. Burns fought hard even as wickets fell around him and looked set to reach his fourth Test … Read more

Trent Boult Likely to Play Second Test Against England: New Zealand Coach Gary Stead

Pace bowler Trent Boult, who left for home to rest instead of travelling with New Zealand squad to United Kingdom after suspension of Indian Premier League (IPL), will likely play second Test against England that begins on June 10 at Edgbaston and acts as warm-up for World Test Championship (WTC) final against India. “There is … Read more

Will WTC Final Affect the Friendship of Jasprit Bumrah & Trent Boult, Brett Lee Answers

India and New Zealand will form a part of a historic event as they will be up against each other in the final of the first edition of the World Test Championship. The final will be hosted in a neutral venue at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton from June 18 to June 22. The summit … Read more

New Zealand in great place to create history: Trent Boult on WTC final | Cricket News – Times of India

MOUNT MAUNGANUI: The qualification process for the World Test Championship final is still a bit of enigma for Trent Boult but the New Zealand pace spearhead is confident that his team is capable of creating history when it clashes with India for the inaugural title. The WTC final is scheduled to be held in Southampton … Read more

IPL 2021: Will look forward to finish campaign if I get a chance, says Trent Boult | Cricket News – Times of India

TAURANGA: New Zealand bowler and Mumbai Indians pace spearhead Trent Boult has said he would love to play the remaining matches of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, slated to take place in the UAE later this year. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday announced it will complete the remaining matches … Read more

WTC final | New Zealand in great place to create history, says Trent Boult

The NZ-India clash at the WTC final is scheduled to be held in Southampton from June 18-22. The qualification process for the World Test Championship final is still a bit of enigma for Trent Boult but the New Zealand pace spearhead is confident that his team is capable of creating history when it clashes with … Read more

New Zealand expect Trent Boult to miss England series | Cricket News – Times of India

LONDON: New Zealand expect Trent Boult to miss the upcoming Test series against England in the hope the experienced paceman will be fresh and ready to go for the inaugural World Test Championship final. The left-arm seamer will miss this week’s first Test at Lord’s as a result of being given family leave in New … Read more

NZ wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling to retire after UK tour | Cricket News – Times of India

AUCKLAND (New Zealand): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced that wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling will be retiring from international cricket after the tour of England. The 35-year-old has been a stalwart of the Test side since debuting in 2009 as an opening batsman, going on to establish himself as a world-class keeper-batsman and claiming numerous … Read more