Left-handed batsman Tom Latham will replace Williamson as the captain in the Test starting June 10. Latham will lead New Zealand for the third time. Will Young will replace Williamson in the playing XI.
Birmingham. New Zealand captain of Kane Williamson Due to a left elbow injury, he was ruled out of the second Test against England. World Test Championship Final before you can get rest. left handed batsman Tom Latham Will captain in place of Williamson in the Test starting June 10. Latham will lead New Zealand for the third time. Will Young will replace Williamson in the playing XI.
Coach Gary Stead said Williamson had been troubled by the injury for some time. He said, “It was not an easy decision for Kane but it is the right decision.” He said, “This decision has been taken keeping in mind the ICC World Test Championship. We are sure that he will be fit by the time the match starts on 18th June.” The World Test Championship final will be played in Southampton from 18th June.
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