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The West Indies batsmen will be able to tap into the knowledge of Brian Lara and Ramnaresh Sarwan ahead of two Tests against India.
BJ Watling raised hopes of New Zealand winning the first Test after Sri Lanka had the tourists in the mire on Friday.
Captain Michael Hooper knows Australia will have to shift into another gear to claim the Bledisloe Cup.
New Zealand host Australia at fortress Eden Park looking for a first win in three Tests to retain the Bledisloe Cup.
England were 201-6 at tea on day two of the second Ashes Test at Lord's as Australia took advantage of winning the toss.
Dan Biggar, James Davies and Jake Ball come into the Wales side as they eye revenge against England in Cardiff.
Ajaz Patel put New Zealand firmly on top on a fast-moving second day of the first Test, but Sri Lanka rallied in the final session.
Josh Hazlewood removed Jason Roy and Joe Root cheaply, but Rory Burns and Joe Denly saw England through to 76-2 at lunch.
Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood left his role as Pakistan bowling coach with his head held high and hungry for another challenge.