IPL-based New Zealand test players fly to the UK on May 11th

New Zealand is planned play Host England in a two-match exam series, Beginning on June 2 before facing India in die ICC World Test Championships (WTC) final in Southampton June 18th.

“We worked closely together with die BCCI and die IPL franchise on the various Departure strategies and we are very grateful of you support in Clearly a very challenging time, “said David White, CEO of New Zealand Cricket (NZC).

Will be skipper Williamson, pacer Kyle Jamieson and spinner Mitchell Santner as well as physio Tommy Simsek remain in a mini bubble in New Delhi before departure for Great Britain ahead of Preparations for die exam series against England and the WTC final against India.

There were 17 New Zealanders involved in the IPL, including 10 players.

“Were also very grateful to the England and Wales Cricket Board for to meet the early arrival of die four members of die Test group currently in India. “NZC boss added.

May 11th is the earliest date it could get for the team’s arrival in the UK. However, pace Spearhead Trent Boult will return home just to see his family In front joining die Test group in early June, for the second match against England and the WTC final.

The in New Zealand resident test team members will depart for England on May 16 and 17.

“Along with die balance of the New Zealand IPL players, support Staff and commentators, Boult is expected to leave New Delhi tomorrow on one of two charter flights, arrival in Auckland on Managed Saturday before going through isolation.

“Boult is leaving managed isolation and quarantine on May 22nd and will spend a week at home with his family, Training on Mt. Maunganui before departure for the UK in Beginning of June “White added.

White said IPL players, support Staff and commentators, die returning to New Zealand would stick to all of them regulatory Logs including COVID-19 testing before departure.

(With PTI inputs)

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