England's dangerous T20 team declared, many hitter batsmen involved, 4 archer debuts
The England Cricket Board has announced its Test and T20 squad for the tour of New Zealand. The team has to play 5 T20 and 2 Test series against New Zealand.
England have given comfort to many senior players keeping the T20 World Cup in mind, and have replaced them with new faces.
Many hitters involved, 4 youth debuts
Many hitter batsmen have got a place in England team in the team. The team will be led by Eoin Morgan. James Vince and Jonny Bairstow will play in the opening, while Sam Billings as the wicketkeeper.
England have given Tom Banton, Saqib Mehmood, Pat Brown and Matt Parkinson a chance to debut in this team. Banton did well in the T20 Blast League.
England T20 team: Eoin Morgan (captain), Johnny Bairstow (wicketkeeper), Tom Banton, Sam Billings, Pat Brown, Sam Karan, Tom Karan, Joe Denley, Lewis Gregory, Chris Jordan, Saqib Mehmood, David Malan, Matt Parkinson, Adil Rashid, James Vince
Bairstow's leave from the test team
Jonny Bairstow has been discharged from the England Test team. His performance in the Ashes was poor.
England Test Team: Joe Root (captain), Joffra Archer, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jose Butler (wicketkeeper), Jack Crowley, Sam Karan, Joe Denly, Jack Leach, Saqib Mehmood, Matt Parkinson, Ollie Pope, Dominic Sibley, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes