New Zealand Team Squad & Players List For ICC Champions Trophy 2017 – New Zealand, dark horses who have finally found their best playing 11 sides has been in form of their cricketing history. Reaching 2015 World Cup finals, New Zealand also made it to the semis of ICC T20 World Cup 2016. With winning every series in New Zealand, they are one of the strong contenders for ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Kane Williamson and his boys have worked hard to win each game and they will have to continue putting hard work if they have to win the ultimate prize in 2017. Arch-rivals Australia, hosts England and underdogs Bangladesh are other nations in their Group. Kiwis start their campaign on 2nd June against Australia at Edgbaston.
The New Zealand cricket team represents New Zealand. It is nicknamed as Black Caps. It was in the year 1930 that the team played its first test against England in its home turf Christchurch. The initial years since the team started playing matches were not good. Rather, in order to taste the first test victory the team had to wait for 26 long years. In 1956, the team got its first victory against the West Indies at Eden Park in Auckland. New Zealand played its first One Day International match against Pakistan in Christchurch in 1972-73 Season. Going by the statistics as in December 2016, the cricket team of New Zealand is ranked 6th in Tests, 4th in ODIs and 1st in T20 by the International Cricket Council.
New Zealand Team Squad for ICC Champions Trophy 2017
ICC CT 2017 New Zealand Team Squad – New Zealand has been a dominant side for last few months. The reason for this is the balanced side which Kiwis possess. Tom Latham and Martin Guptill have been fabulous. Kane Williamson has been one of the best captains for Kiwis and has led the team from front. Corey Anderson, Santner and Ross Taylor have been steady in middle order and even bowlers have performed very well for New Zealand. So many expectations are there from Kiwis in upcoming ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 New Zealand Team Players List
New Zealand Player List For ICC CT 2017 –New Zealand Cricket Board have declared New Zealand team squad and the team looks one of the strong contenders for the championship. Under the leadership of Kane Williamson, it is expected that New Zealand will make it to final 4 easily. Here is the full player list of New Zealand for ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
New Zealand Squad: Kane Williamson (captain), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult, Neil Broom, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jimmy Neesham, Jeetan Patel, Luke Ronchi, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor.
Team New Zealand Schedule For ICC Champions Trophy 2017
New Zealand Champions Trophy 2017 Schedule – Team New Zealand under the captaincy of Kane Williamson has improved immensely. The captain has led from front which has made New Zealand reach new heights. Now they have another tournament waiting for Kiwis. Black Caps will start their campaign of ICC Champions Trophy on 2nd June against arch rivals. For complete New Zealand schedule for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 scroll down.
New Zealand team will play in Group A in ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Start New Zealand Team their first match will play against Australia on 2nd June 2017 in Edgbaston. Second match will play against England on 6th June 2017 in Cardiff and third match will play against Bangladesh on 9th June 2017 in Cardiff.
|2nd June||Australia v New Zealand||Edgbaston|
|6th June||England v New Zealand||Cardiff|
|9th June||New Zealand v Bangladesh||Cardiff|
Champions Trophy 2017 New Zealand Jersey Image, Picture
Team New Zealand Jersey For CT 2017 – New Zealand also recognized as Black Caps or Kiwis have a beautiful black jersey. Black jersey has been a signature for New Zealand in all sports and even in cricket New Zealand wear a full black jersey. The jersey has slight blue color to add the beauty of the jersey. Logo of ANZ who are principle sponsors for New Zealand cricket team is printed on front side along with team name and team logo. Back side is reserved for player name and number.