The gamers arrived right here on Sunday afternoon after flying from Auckland through Singapore and had been transferred to the Ageas Bowl in Southampton the place they are going to be primarily based for the primary two weeks of the tour.
The series-opening match will start on June 2 in London, whereas the second match is scheduled to begin from June 10 in Birmingham.
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The World Check Championship remaining between India and New Zealand will start at Southampton from June 18.
“The BLACKCAPS are adhering to strict well being protocols together with pre-departure vaccinations and Covid checks, together with receiving medical luggage outfitted with masks and hand sanitizer,” a New Zealand Cricket (NZC) press launch mentioned.
The primary three days shall be spent in resort room isolation, earlier than mini coaching teams of six may be established from days 4-6, pending adverse Covid take a look at outcomes.
Contained in the bubble! 🧐 @dazmitchell47 is settling in on the Ageas Bowl and may’t wait to get into some coaching 🏏… https://t.co/hsOT8IH92Y
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A 3-day crew intra-squad recreation is scheduled from Could 26 to Could 28 on the Ageas Bowl, the place six native bowlers who’ve remoted prematurely will assist make up the perimeters.
Tim Southee, BJ Watling, Ross Taylor and Neil Wagner will depart Auckland on Monday afternoon to hitch the squad in Southampton.
The Maldives-based IPL contingent of captain Kane Williamson, Kyle Jamieson, Mitchell Santner, crew physio Tommy Simsek and coach Chris Donaldson will arrive on Monday.
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After a profitable County Championship stint with Durham, batsman Will Younger will even hyperlink up with the crew on Monday and bear isolation on the Ageas Bowl earlier than becoming a member of his teammates for coaching.
Trent Boult will end his managed isolation on Sunday and return to Mount Maunganui to see his household earlier than a plan is made round his departure to the UK, in keeping with NZC launch.