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Wellington, Aug 22: Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori will play for Northern Districts province at next month’s Champions League Twenty20 cricket tournament in India. The 35-year-old Vettori, who played the most-recent of his 112 tests for New Zealand two years ago, became available when his Jamaican side was eliminated from contention in the Caribbean Premier League. Also Read - Daniel Vettori to Donate Part of Salary to Help BCB's Low Income Staff
New Zealand allrounder Corey Anderson is unavailable for Northern Districts, but will play at the Champions tournament for his Indian Premier League side, the Mumbai Indians. Also Read - 'We are Not Best Friends' - Brendon McCullum on Fallout with Ross Taylor
Northern’s 15-man squad has yet to be confirmed, but will include Vettori and current or former New Zealand players Scott Styris, Kane Williamson, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, BJ Watling and Daniel Flynn.