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NZ Vs ENG: New Zealand Stars Trent Boult, Colin De Grandhomme Rules Out Of Second Test

New Zealand have been dealt a double blow ahead of the second Test against England with Trent Boult and Colin de Grandhomme ruled out

NZ Vs ENG: New Zealand Stars Trent Boult, Colin De Grandhomme Rules Out Of Second Test
New Zealand's Trent Boult is congratulated by teammates after dismissing England's Jofra Archer during play on day two of the first cricket test between England and New Zealand at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. | AP Photo
NZ Vs ENG: New Zealand Stars Trent Boult, Colin De Grandhomme Rules Out Of Second Test
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2019-11-27T09:28:13+05:30

New Zealand have been dealt a double blow ahead of the second Test against England with Trent Boult and Colin de Grandhomme ruled out. (More Cricket News)

Boult will miss the Test, starting in Hamilton on Friday, due to a strained muscle overlying his ribs on his right side.

Read: NZ Cruise Past ENG In First Test

De Grandhomme has a torn lower left abdominal muscle, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) confirmed in a statement on Wednesday.

"Both players will remain at home to rest and begin rehabilitation ahead of the Black Caps' departure for Australia on December 7," the statement read.

Boult finished with match figures of 1-103 and De Grandhomme 3-56 in New Zealand's comprehensive win in the first Test.

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De Grandhomme also made a handy 65 with the bat as the Black Caps claimed victory by an innings and 65 runs.

All-rounder Daryl Mitchell has earned his maiden Test call-up, while Lockie Ferguson and Todd Astle have rejoined the squad.

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