New Zealand will square off against England in the second game of the two-match Test series. The game will be played at Edgbaston in Birmingham. Stay connected with us for ENG VS NZ Live Cricket Scorecard and Ball by Ball Commentary.
The series opener played at the iconic Lords Cricket Ground finished in a draw. Now, the side winning the 2nd game will take the series home. The current scenario has given a dramatic angle to the red-ball series and both the teams will be looking to come out all guns blazing. England will be without the services of Ollie Robinson. Meanwhile, Tom Latham will lead New Zealand in the absence of Kane Williamson, who has sustained an injury ahead of the game.
ENG vs NZ Match Details
The series opener will be played at the historic ground of Lords in London. So here are the specific ENG vs NZ Match Details for the 2nd Test match
|Match||ENG vs NZ, 2nd Test|
|Time||3:30 PM IST|
|Date||10th June 2021|
ENG vs NZ Pitch Report For 2nd Test
The experts feel that track is expected to favor pacers from the very first ball of the game. On the other hand, batsmen will have a tough time batting on pace friendly wicket of Edgebaston in Birmingham. The track might give an edge to New Zealand as they have strong and deadly combination of four world class pacers
ENG vs NZ Squads
Here is the ENG vs NZ squad for the two-match Test series:
England- Joe Root (c), Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Mark Wood, Sam Billings, Craig Overton, James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Dom Sibley, James Bracey, Olly Stone, Haseeb Hameed
New Zealand- Kane Williamson (c), Trent Boult, Doug Bracewell, Matt Henry, Kyle Jamieson, Devon Conway, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Rachin Ravindra, Will Young, Jacob Duffy, Daryl Mitchell, Mitchell Santner, Tom Blundell, Ajaz Patel, Tim Southee, BJ Watling, Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Neil Wagner
England Team News
Ollie Robinson will not play in the 2nd Test after getting suspended from all forms of international cricket.
Craig Overton or Jack Leach might replace Ollie Robinson in the final XI.
So far England has not reported any kind of injury from their dugout.
ENG vs NZ Probable Playing XIs
Here is the perfect ENG vs NZ Probable Playing XIs for the 2nd Test that will be played at Edgbaston, Birmingham
ENG Playing 11
- Zak Crawley/ Dominic Sibley,
- Rory Burns,
- James Bracey (WK),
- Joe Root (C),
- Ollie Pope,
- Dan Lawrence,
- Mark Wood
- Stuart Broad,
- James Anderson,
- Jack Leach/Craig Overton
- Olly Stone
New Zealand Team News
Kane Williamson will not play in the 2nd Test against England.
Tom Latham will lead New Zealand in the final affair and Trent Boult is also expected to return for the series deciding game.
No other injury reported in New Zealand cricket dugout.
NZ Playing 11
- Devon Conway,
- Tom Latham (C)
- Darryl Mitchell
- Ross Taylor,
- Henry Nicholls
- BJ Watling(WK),
- Colin De Grandhomme,
- Kyle Jamieson,
- Trent Boult
- Neil Wagner,
- Tim Southee
Dream11 Fantasy cricket tips for NZ vs ENG
Here is the Best Dream11 Team for Today ENG vs NZ for the 2nd Test
Head to Head Dream11 Team Prediction ENG vs NZ
Wicket-keepers: B Watling
Batters: R Taylor, J Root, D Conway, R Burns, D Sibley
All-rounders: C De Grandhomme
Bowlers: K Jamieson, T Southee, N Wagner, J Anderson
Grand League Dream11 Team Prediction ENG vs NZ
WICKET-KEEPERS: B Watling
BATSMEN: J Root, D Conway, R Taylor, T Latham, Z Crawley, R Taylor
ALL-ROUNDERS: D Lawrence
BOWLERS: J Anderson, N Wagner, K Jamieson
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