England women's return for Rebecca Grundy & Laura Marsh

Rebecca Grundy
Left-arm spinner Grundy made her international debut during the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh

England have recalled Rebecca Grundy and Laura Marsh for the team's tour of New Zealand next month.

Warwickshire left-arm spinner Grundy has recovered from a groin injury, while Kent's off-spinning all-rounder Marsh is back after a shoulder problem.

Charlotte Edwards will captain the 15-player squad for a series including five one-dayers and three Twenty20s.

Edwards, vice-captain Heather Knight and wicketkeeper Sarah Taylor have spent the winter playing in Australia.

"The selectors were in a privileged position when picking the New Zealand touring party with every player in the 21-strong England women's performance programme fit and available for selection," said Clare Connor, England and Wales Cricket Board head of England Women's cricket.

"As a result, this is one of the strongest squads that we have been able to name for a while."

England squad for New Zealand: Charlotte Edwards (Kent, capt), Katherine Brunt (Yorkshire), Kate Cross (Lancashire), Lydia Greenway (Kent), Rebecca Grundy (Warwickshire), Jenny Gunn (Nottinghamshire), Danielle Hazell (Yorkshire), Amy Jones (Warwickshire, wk), Heather Knight (Berkshire, vice-capt), Laura Marsh (Kent), Natalie Sciver (Surrey), Anya Shrubsole (Somerset), Sarah Taylor (Sussex, wk), Lauren Winfield (Yorkshire), Danielle Wyatt (Nottinghamshire).

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