Ross Taylor is in line to overhaul Daniel Vettori because the most-capped New Zealand cricketer.© AFP
New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor on Tuesday stated that he’s hopeful of taking part in the 2023 ODI World Cup in India. His comment comes as Taylor is simply 5 video games away from changing into New Zealand’s most-capped worldwide cricketer, throughout all three codecs of the sport. “2023 was going to be a stretch, I think, at the best of times, when it was (supposed to be held in) February and March. And now, the World Cup has been dragged out to October and November ’23, it’s another six or seven months to hang around,” ESPNCricinfo quoted Taylor as saying.
“You’ve got to have short-term goals and long-term goals and the one-day World Cup is definitely on the radar. I might have to trim things back leading into that — I’m not getting any younger. It doesn’t mean I will make it, but it’s definitely one of my goals,” he added.
The 36-year-old Taylor is more likely to go previous Daniel Vettori’s mark of 437 worldwide caps for New Zealand through the upcoming dwelling sequence in opposition to West Indies.
The Kiwi facet final performed a global sport in March this yr. It was an ODI in opposition to Australia on the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Taylor was final seen in motion through the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) for the Guyana Amazon Warriors this August-September.
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