Third test: New Zealand's problems continue with Matt Henry's injury

SYDNEY New Zealand have suffered another injury blow on their tour of Australia on Saturday after confirmation that the bowler Matt henry He broke his left thumb on the first day of the third test.

The right arm sealant will continue to play in the Test, which tourists must at least draw to avoid a 3-0 series laundering, but if the bat will depend on the conditions of the match, New Zealand Cricket said.

The Blacks Caps lost Lockie Ferguson to injury on the first test and another bowler, Trent Boult in the second while Tim Southee He dropped by the third to make way for Henry.

Captain Kane Williamson batter Henry Nicholls and spinner Mitchell Santner They were also discarded from the third test because of an influenza outbreak.