England batsman Jos Buttler was the victim of a
rarely-enforced cricket rule when he was controversially run
out while backing-up at the non-striker's end during the
final one-day international against Sri Lanka at Edgbaston.
For the first time since 2010-11 there will not be any test
cricket at the University Oval New Zealand Cricket released
the Black Caps' home schedule yesterday and Christchurch's
Hagley Oval is the big winner.
There's a selection bottleneck for New Zealand's pace bowling
candidates Trent Boult, Tim Southee and Neil Wagner and
opening batting contenders Peter Fulton, Hamish Rutherford
and Tom Latham ahead of the first test against the West