New Zealand appoints Andre Adams as bowling coach for T20I series against Pakistan


Pakistan cricket team is on New Zealand tour for five-match T20 series.

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New Zealand cricket team has appointed former all-rounder Andre Adams as the bowling coach for the T20 series against Pakistan. It is noteworthy that currently the Pakistan team is on New Zealand tour for the five-match T20 series. So the first T20 match between the two teams will be played in Auckland on Friday, January 12.

On the other hand, let us tell you that Andre Adams will replace Shane Jurgesen in the Kiwi team, who had expressed his inability to work on this post after the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. Also, let us tell you that Adams has also worked for the Australian team before this. So from Wednesday, January 10, he is ready to play this role in the Kiwi team.

Also, if we tell you about his cricket career, the 48-year-old player has played 1 Test, 42 ODIs and 3 T20 matches for New Zealand. In the year 2001, he made his debut in ODI cricket against Sri Lanka and in the year 2007, he played his last international match against Sri Lanka.

Let us tell you that Adams has taken 6 wickets in Test cricket, 53 wickets in ODI cricket and three wickets in T20 format. He has also scored 18 Test, 419 ODI and 13 T20 runs. Apart from this, he has also played for teams like Nottinghamshire, Hampshire and Essex in English county cricket.

Full schedule of New Zealand vs Pakistan five-match T20 series:

First T20 match, January 12: Auckland

Second T20 match, January 14: Hamilton

Third T20 match, January 17: Dunedin

Fourth T20 match, January 19: Christchurch

Fifth T20 match, 21 January: Christchurch

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