ENGLAND IN NEW ZEALAND, 2018
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The setback is just not major plenty of to place Stokes’s Test return against New Zealand in jeopardy. © Getty
A small back again injury to England allrounder Ben Stokes has dominated him out of the very first two-day warm-up fixture against New Zealand XI in Hamilton, setting up from Wednesday (March 14). It is considered that the setback is not major plenty of to place his hugely-predicted Test return – against New Zealand up coming 7 days – in jeopardy.
Nevertheless Stokes, whose last Test overall look came against Windies in September 2017, is predicted to perform in the next warm-up video game from March 16, he misses the possibility to perform with the pink ball, to be utilized in the very first warm-up video game, forward of the very first Test against New Zealand which is also likely to be a Working day-Evening affair.
Together with Stokes, allrounder Chris Woakes and Craig Overton will also miss the very first practice match thanks to accidents.