shubman gill with kane williamson

The 2023 World Cup is almost here. The fourth match of the five-match ODI series between India and Australia is being played in Chennai. In the sixth match, New Zealand will face the Netherlands cricket team on Monday. This match will be played at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium. Before this, another scary news had come out. Kane Williamson is also likely to not play in the second test. It is being said that he is not completely fit. Therefore the team does not want to take any risk.

Williamson did not play in the first Test.

The first match of the 2023 World Cup was played between England and New Zealand on 5 October in Ahmedabad. Williamson did not play in this match. Tom Latham was included in the team in his place. The team’s performance under his leadership was also commendable and the team was successful in achieving a big win by nine wickets.

Williamson suffered a hamstring injury during the IPL.

Kane Williamson was injured while fielding during IPL 2023. His injuries were so serious that he had to undergo surgery. During this period he also lost many big tournaments. In IPL 2023, he was a part of the Gujarat Titans team.

Williamson’s international cricket career

Talking about Williamson’s international cricket career, he has played 342 international matches for the Kiwi team so far. He has scored 17142 runs in 402 innings. Williamson has scored 8124 runs in 164 Tests at an average of 54.89, 6554 runs in 153 ODIs at an average of 47.83 and 2464 runs in 85 T20s at an average of 33.29. He has scored 73 runs and also taken one wicket.