Will Young has been offered one of 20 Black Caps player contracts for 2019/2020! Will is the first Naki player to have ever been offered one of 20 contracts for NZC! Young receives a central contract offer for the first time after impressing with the Central Stags and New Zealand A.
Will receives an offer on the basis of the sheer weight of runs he scored last season, both for New Zealand A and the Central Stags. He would’ve received his first Test cap in March had it not been for the match being cancelled because of the Christchurch attack.
Players offered central contracts for 2019-20: Todd Astle, Tom Blundell, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, Henry Nicholls, James Neesham, Jeet Raval, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling, Kane Williamson, Will Young.