England vs New Zealand: Kane Williamson rules out of Edgbaston Test; Will Young replaces him

Williamson has die injury since first is missing matches in March and coach Gary Stead said he was still worried. His injury was monitored by the doctor team and the team administration took a call on the evening of the second Test from here on Wednesday (June 10th).

The right-handed batsman is replaced by young Top batsman Will Young. Young has two tests at. played home as he made his debut against die West Indies in December last year.

Speaking of Williamson’s absence, blackcaps coach Gary Stead said, “It’s not easy decision for Kane has to miss a test, but we think it’s right one. He’s been given an injection in his elbow to die Relieve irritation, die he’s beating and having a period of Rest and rehabilitation will help maximize his recovery. “

In Williamson’s absence, wicketkeeper batsman Tom Latham becomes leading the side in the second Exam. Latham will captain die exam side for the third time in Williamson’s absence while Will Young in die Starting eleven comes and will bat in third place. The Kiwis expect Williamson to have his back fitness before the eagerly awaited final of the World Test Championship against India from June 18th at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton.

“The decision has been made very much with die ICC test world championship final in Southampton in Spirit and we are confident that he will be ready for The match, “Stead added.

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