Corey Anderson returns to New Zealand next month as a specialist batsman in the five-game series against India
Aside from a few games played last week, Corey Anderson has spent over seven months sitting on the sidelines due to a back injury sustained during a game. New Zealand gambling news has just been broken that Anderson has been selected to join the 15-man New Zealand squad for the ODI matches against India next month.
Joining him will be Anton Devich, Jimmy Neesham, and BJ Watling, among others. Gavin Larsen, the team selector for New Zealand, commented on the news that Corey Anderson returns next month by stating, “Corey’s professionalism throughout his rehab process has led to this point, and it’s a credit to him and the hard work he’s put in.”
When is the next game between New Zealand and India?
The ODI series is still a month away from beginning, and will run from October 16th to October 29th. In just a couple days, however, the two teams will play each other in a warm-up game. GTBets has set the betting lines for the showdown on the 22nd, and online gambling in India is flooded with bets on the match.
India’s odds to win the game on Thursday are currently at -182, while New Zealand enters as the massive underdogs with odds of +725. The betting lines for a draw are currently at +235. India is considered of the top 3 best cricket teams in the world, and are generally the favorites heading into international matches.
What do you think of the news that Corey Anderson returns next month against India? Will he be ready to play at the top level after his back injury in February? Leave your comments below, and make sure to check out GamingZion’s list of online sportsbooks in New Zealand to find all the best websites for betting on cricket!