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Trent Boult Trent Boult Height: 1.80 m DOB: July 22, 1989

One of Kiwis's best assets in the attacking unit and a pacey left armer with an eye for wickets. He burst onto the scene with his impressive performances in the 2007 New Zealand A tour of India A. He was in and around the New Zealand senior team for a while till he made his Test debut in 2011. He made an instant impact by taking legend Michael Hussey's wicket and helped New Zealand win a Test series in Australia for the first time since 1985. He has collected wickets against West Indies, England, Australia, India and Sri Lanka and has been a Test regular ever since. Known as a silent assasin on the field with his quick swing, Boult has also been a favourite in the lucrative Indian Premier League and has played for franchises such as Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils. Boult's name is expected to be in the World Cup squad.

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Boult backs Bumrah to bounce back strongly against KKR

Cricket | Sep 22, 2020, 11:03 PM IST

Bumrah, regarded as India's best death bowler, leaked 43 runs against Chennai Super Kings in a losing cause in the IPL 2020 opener.

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Would be a great experience to be around Bumrah, Boult: Mumbai Indians' Pattinson

Cricket | Sep 15, 2020, 06:02 PM IST

Malinga opted out of IPL 2020 owing to "personal reasons" and Pattinson, who earlier played for Kolkata Knight Riders, has been called upon as his replacement. 

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IPL 2020 | Facing Boult, Bumrah will be huge challenge for Raina-less CSK: Gambhir

Cricket | Sep 15, 2020, 03:28 PM IST

Gambhir feels that the combination of the New Zealand left-arm pace alongside Jasprit Bumrah will pose a huge challenge for CSK who will be without Suresh Raina this season. 

IPL 2020: Adjusting to extreme heat in UAE biggest challenge, says Trent Boult

IPL 2020: Adjusting to extreme heat in UAE biggest challenge, says Trent Boult

Cricket | Sep 14, 2020, 03:48 PM IST

Boult was roped into the Mumbai Indians squad in the IPL trade window from the Delhi Capitals in the auctions held last year.

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Unwell Trent Boult skips New Zealand training session at Bay Oval

Cricket | Jul 20, 2020, 06:51 PM IST

The left-arm pacer is among eight players who are attending the first half of the camp that started on Sunday.

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Can't go to Australia with a set of braces on my teeth: Trent Boult remembers debut

Cricket | Jun 08, 2020, 04:22 PM IST

Boult made his Test debut at Hobart against the Aussies and New Zealand won the Test by seven runs in a pulsating encounter.

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Boult, Ferguson and Henry included in New Zealand squad for Australia ODIs

Cricket | Mar 04, 2020, 09:59 AM IST

The trio were ruled out of the recent ODI series over India with injuries which New Zealand won 3-0, but will return as specialist seamers for the Australia series.

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Could a four-pacer attack be an option for New Zealand at Hagley Oval?

Cricket | Feb 28, 2020, 06:31 PM IST

The green-top Hagley Oval and the poor average of spinners at the venue could urge New Zealand to go in with an all-four pace attack. But they had lost the only match at Hagley Oval where they had executed this very plan. 

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We know India can bat for days: Kane Williamson praises Tim Southee and Trent Boult

Cricket | Feb 24, 2020, 06:55 AM IST

The pitch aided his fast bowlers, with the duo of Tim Southee and Trent Boult sharing nine wickets between them when India came out to bat the second time.

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Didn't want Virat to settle, targeted him with short balls: Trent Boult

Cricket | Feb 23, 2020, 03:50 PM IST

Trent Boult dismissed Virat Kohli with a short ball during the third day of the ongoing Test in Wellington.

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1st Test: Trent Boult happy with New Zealand's position after day three's play in Wellington

Cricket | Feb 23, 2020, 01:45 PM IST

India ended day three of the first Test on 144/4, trailing New Zealand by 39 runs after Trent Boult starred with both bat and ball in Wellington on Sunday.

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1st Test: Rahane, Vihari show fight but India end day three 39 runs behind New Zealand

Cricket | Feb 23, 2020, 12:29 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane (25 batting) and Hanuma Vihari (15 batting) were the two unbeaten at the close of play as India faced 65 overs in their second innings.

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Can't wait to get Virat Kohli out, says fit-again Trent Boult

Cricket | Feb 18, 2020, 12:05 PM IST

New Zealand pacer Trent Boult, who returns to the side after being sidelined with injury, is eyeing an exciting contest against Indian captain Virat Kohli.

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Trent Boult returns to New Zealand squad for Tests against India

Cricket | Feb 17, 2020, 09:17 AM IST

Trent Boult had missed the ODI and T20I series against India with injury, but returns to the squad in the two-match Test series.

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India vs New Zealand: Boult, Henry and Ferguson remain out for ODI series

Cricket | Jan 30, 2020, 09:37 AM IST

The New Zealand pace trio remains absent for the ODI series against India due to injuries.

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Tom Latham to miss T20I series against India, Trent Boult doubtful starter

Cricket | Jan 08, 2020, 10:40 AM IST

While Trent Boult returns to training later this week, Tom Latham has been ruled out for four weeks with a broken finger.

New Zealand call up Will Somerville to replace injured Trent Boult for Sydney Test against Australia

New Zealand call up Will Somerville to replace injured Trent Boult for Sydney Test against Australia

Cricket | Dec 30, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

Since debuting against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi one year ago, Somerville played two further Tests for the Black Caps in Sri Lanka in August and boasts 14 wickets at an average of 25.

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Boxing Day Test: Trent Boult ruled out of 3rd Test after suffering finger fracture

Cricket | Dec 28, 2019, 02:25 PM IST

New Zealand Cricket confirmed that Trent Boult will require around four weeks of rehabilitation.

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Australia vs New Zealand: Trent Boult confirmed to play Boxing Day Test

Cricket | Dec 25, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Trent Boult had picked up a rib injury in a Test against England last month and could not play the first match against Australia at Perth.

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Australia vs New Zealand: Trent Boult doubtful for first Test at Perth

Cricket | Dec 11, 2019, 04:28 PM IST

New Zealand pacer Trent Boult is struggling to regain full fitness and will likely remain out of the first Test against Australia.

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