The New Zealand cricket team landed at Harare International airport on Wednesday the 12th of October for their tour of Zimbabwe. The tour comprises two Twenty20 and two One-Day International matches at the Harare Sports Club in the capital and a one-dayer and a one-off Test Match at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo.
The national selectors have announced the squad to play against New Zealand in a two-match Twenty20 series in Harare. The 15-man squad will assemble at Harare Sports Club on Wednesday 12 October for a practice session from 0930hrs. There will be a media opportunity after the practice at approximately 1230hrs, with the head coach Alan Butcher.
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