IN-A VS NZ-A: The hosts have already named a 13-member strong squad which comprises of Jimmy Neesham, Hamish Bennett, Lockie Ferguson, Hamish Rutherford, George Worker and Seth Rance. Jimmy Neesham amassed 497 runs out of 10 innings in the recently concluded Ford Trophy and was the second-highest run scorer in the tournament. Neesham last played for New Zealand in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy. On contrary, Hamish Bennett finished as the leading wicket-taker in the tournament with 24 scalps in his bag.
Canterbury captain Cole McConchie has received a maiden call while Adam Milne, Logan van Beek, Mark Chapman, Martin Guptill and Mitchell Santner are recovering well from their injuries and were not considered for selection. Northern Districts allrounder Daryl Mitchell has also received a recall.
IN-A VS NZ-A PLAYING 11
New Zealand A Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Tim Seifert
Batsmen – Will Young, Hamish Rutherford, George Worker, Corey Anderson
All-rounder – Jimmy Neesham, Cole McConchie, Daryl Mitchell (Doubt: Rachin Ravindra)
Bowlers – Hamish Bennett, Doug Bracewell, Lockie Ferguson/Seth Rance
IN-A VS NZ-A SQUADS
India A: Mayank Agarwal, Shreyas Iyer, Anmolpreet Singh, Shubman Gill, Manish Pandey, Deepak Chahar, Ankeet Bawne, Ishan Kishan, Axar Patel, Siddarth Kaul, Washington Sundar, K Khaleel Ahmed, Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar
New Zealand A: Corey Anderson, Seth Rance, George Worker, Hamish Bennett, Doug Bracewell, Rachin Ravindra, Lockie Ferguson, Cole McConchie, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Hamish Rutherford, Tim Seifert, Will Young