New Zealand named squad for Chappell-Hadlee series

WELLINGTON: New Zealand have named two new faces in their 14-man squad to play Australia in the Chappell-Hadlee one-day series starting next month.

Uncapped all-rounder Brendon Diamanti and 18-year-old bowler Trent Boult were included after impressive domestic performances. Batsman Peter Fulton and seam bowler Iain O''Brien were recalled.

The tour includes five one-day matches and a Twenty20 game against Australia.

Squad; Daniel Vettori (Captain), Trent Boult, Neil Broom, Brendon Diamanti, Grant Elliott, Peter Fulton, Martin Guptill, Brendon McCullum, Kyle Mills, Iain O''Brien, Jeetan Patel, Jesse Ryder, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor.