Sam Wells added to BLACKCAPS Test squad for the Test match against Zimbabwe in Napier starting Thursday 26 January.
BLACKCAPS Test squad
Ross Taylor (c) - Central Stags
Trent Boult – Northern Knights
Doug Bracewell - Central Stags
Dean Brownlie – Canterbury Wizards
Martin Guptill – Auckland Aces
Chris Martin – Auckland Aces
Brendon McCullum – Otago Volts
Tim Southee – Northern Knights
Daniel Vettori – Northern Knights
Kruger van Wyk - Central Stags
BJ Watling – Northern Knights
Sam Wells – Otago Volts
Kane Williamson – Northern Knights
The addition of Wells takes the squad up to the full complement of 13 players.
BLACKCAPS Coach John Wright said: “Sam is a talented all-rounder and we are confident if the opportunity arises he will perform well at international level for New Zealand.
“He has impressed during the three-day match in Gisborne with the bat and his skills with the ball will give good balance to the side.”