England v New Zealand: Maia Bouchier and Charlie Dean named in T20 squad

England v New Zealand: Maia Bouchier and Charlie Dean named in T20 squad

Maia Bouchier and Charlie DeanMaia Boucher (left) scored 92 runs at a median of 30.66 as Southern Courageous reached the ultimate of The Hundred, whereas Charlie Dean too six wickets at 28.00 apiece for London Spirit

England have known as up the uncapped Maia Bouchier and Charlie Dean for the Twenty20 sequence in opposition to New Zealand.

Bouchier, 22, averaged 91 with the bat and 20-year-old off-spinner Dean 10 with the ball to assist Southern Vipers win their first three video games on this season’s Charlotte Edwards Cup.

They’re the one additions to the squad that beat India 2-1 in July.

Chelmsford hosts the opening T20 of the three-match sequence in opposition to New Zealand on 1 September at 18:30 BST.

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England T20 squad: Heather Knight (capt), Tammy Beaumont, Maia Bouchier, Katherine Brunt, Freya Davies, Charlie Dean, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Tash Farrant, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones (wk), Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Mady Villiers, Danni Wyatt.

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“We’re taking a look at extra gamers than ever earlier than, which is so thrilling,” stated England head coach Lisa Keightley.

“Up to now choice conferences have by necessity been fairly targeted on the centrally contracted group, however the truth that so many different gamers are sticking their hand up and pushing for choice is testomony to the progress the home construction is permitting the ladies’s recreation to make.

“We’re seeing enhancements throughout the board, and there have been numerous younger English gamers who additionally shone in The Hundred, which bodes rather well for the long run.”

England and New Zealand additionally play a five-match one-day sequence beginning on 16 September.

T20 schedule

Sep 1: 1st T20, Chelmsford, 18:30Sep 4: 2nd T20, Hove, 19:00Sep 9: third T20, Taunton. 18:30

ODI schedule

16 Sep: 1st ODI, Bristol, 13:0019 Sep: 2nd ODI, Worcester, 11:0021 Sep: third ODI, Leicester, 13:0023 Sep: 4th ODI, Derby, 13:0026 Sep: fifth ODI, Canterbury, 11:00Banner Image Reading Around the BBC - BlueFooter - Blue

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