New Zealand name squads for England tour

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Martin Guptill and Mark Gillespie are named in the New Zealand Test squad, while Daniel Vettori returns to the ODI team following eight months out with injury.

New Zealand have made two changes to their Test squad for the tour of England, which begins next month.

Batsman Martin Guptill and seamer Mark Gillespie have been added to the group that will play two Tests, with the first match beginning on May 16 at Lord's.

Former skipper Daniel Vettori has been named in the ODI squad for the series with England and the Champions Trophy following eight months out with an Achilles injury.

Luke Ronchi, who played seven times for Australia, will join the limited-overs squad for the first time.

National selection manager Kim Littlejohn said: "Luke Ronchi gets his chance after impressing on the domestic scene. We know how dangerous he is and look forward to seeing him display his talents on the international stage."

New Zealand's Test squad: Brendon McCullum (captain), Trent Boult, Doug Bracewell, Dean Brownlie, Peter Fulton, Martin Guptill, Mark Gillespie, Tom Latham, Bruce Martin, Hamish Rutherford, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling, Kane Williamson

New Zealand's ODI, Twenty20 and ICC Champions Trophy squad: Brendon McCullum (captain), Trent Boult, Grant Elliott, Andrew Ellis, James Franklin, Martin Guptill, Mitchell McClenaghan, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Daniel Vettori, Kane Williamson

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