Both the Black Caps and Proteas will be sweating on the fitness of key men ahead of the third and final Test between the two nations at Seddon Park in Hamilton.
Black Caps fast bowler Trent Boult has been ruled out of the critical second Test against South Africa at the Basin Reserve in Wellington after sustaining an injury in Dunedin.
Black Caps coach Mike Hesson is eager to ensure that Trent Boult and Tim Southee are in good shape by the time the Test series against Bangladesh rolls around.
Black Caps fast bowler Trent Boult has been ruled out of the second Test against Pakistan beginning on Friday, after feeling discomfort in his right knee during training yesterday.
New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult feels that anyone captaining the Black Caps will have a tough time measuring up to former skipper Brendon McCullum.