Black Caps v India, day one

New Zealand team during the first test match India against New Zeland in Kanpur. Photo / Photosport.co.nz
New Zealand team during the first test match India against New Zeland in Kanpur. Photo / Photosport.co.nz

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has been ruled out of the second test against India in Kolkata with a viral illness.

Ross Taylor will return to captain the side in his absence, with Henry Nicholls the likely candidate to bat at No.3.

Williamson is suffering a fever and is described as "dehydrated". He has been rushed into quarantine. In contrast, Jeetan Patel may have had a flight cancelled from England but is expected to gain his 20th cap and first since January 2013.

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