Ngāti Porou and Te Arawa's Trent Boult will once again spearhead the Black Caps as they look to win a rare test series win over England.

New Zealand is on the brink of just their fourth test series win over the Poms, with Kane Williamson believing their attack is good enough.

Yesterday, Williamson confirmed that leg-spinner Ish Sodhi will indeed be a straight swap for the injured Todd Astle in the playing 11.