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Glenn Phillips of New Zealand bats during the first International Twenty20 match between New Zealand and South Africa at Eden Park Feb. 17, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Anthony Au-Yeung/Getty Images)

WELLINGTON — Spinner Todd Astle and wicketkeeper-batsman Glenn Phillips are in line to make their one-day international debuts after being called into the New Zealand squad to play a limited overs series in India starting in late October.

Astle and Phillips are among six players from the New Zealand A team added to the New Zealand squad, which will play three one-day and two Twenty20 internationals beginning Oct. 22.

Batsmen Henry Nicholls and George Worker, allrounder Colin Munro and fast bowler Matt Henry are the other members of the New Zealand A team named for the short tour.

Phillips, who scored 140 not out for New Zealand A in a recent one-day series against India A, has played one T20 international for New Zealand while Astle has played two tests and two T20 international

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