New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has sustained an damage to his left elbow throughout the first Check in opposition to England at Lord’s and might be monitored by the medical group earlier than taking a name on the eve of the second Check beginning right here on Wednesday.
New Zealand coach Gary Stead additionally knowledgeable that left arm seamer Trent Boult is obtainable for the second Check, whereas one of many quick bowlers might be rested for the Birmingham recreation.
Left-arm spinner Mitchell Santner can be out with a minimize in his index finger.
‘BlackCaps’, the official twitter deal with of New Zealand Cricket, headlined a Gary Stead replace from Birmingham.
“Tempo bowlers from Lord’s gained’t all play 2nd Check. Trent Boult obtainable & more likely to return. Mitch Santner dominated out together with his minimize left index finger. Kane Williamson’s left elbow damage being monitored & a call to be made tomorrow,” it tweeted.
The primary Check led to a draw.