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| On Aug 4, 2021 12:25 AM IST

BAN vs AUS 2nd T20I: Possible Playing 11 of Australia

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AUS Playing 11: Australia will take on Bangladesh in the second T20I here at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. Having lost the first match, Australia will be under pressure here and they quickly need to readdress themselves before it gets too late. The way their young batsmen struggled against spin would have raised some concerns in the dressing room. They had also lost their last T20I series to West Indies. With T20 World Cup not too far away, they quickly need to find their best combination. In the head-to-head record, Australia leads Bangladesh 4-1 in T20Is.

Team News

  • Australian bowlers were impressive which means the bowling line-up is likely to be the same.
  • In batting, Ben McDermott could replace Alex Carey in the opening position.

AUS Playing 11 (likely)

Josh Philippe
Ben McDermott
Mitchell Marsh
Moises Henriques
Matthew Wade (C) (wk)
Ashton Turner
Ashton Agar
Mitchell Starc
Andrew Tye
Adam Zampa
Josh Hazlewood

Australia will look for an improved performance in the batting department. This will be a great opportunity for players like Josh Philippe and Ashton Turner to stake their claims on these difficult pitches. Mitchell Marsh was the only Australian batsman in the last match who looked like scoring big runs. The allrounder will be crucial in this match too. The bowling line-up looks well settled with both fast bowlers and spinners bowling well in tandem.

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Australia Squad

Matthew Wade (C) (wk), Josh Philippe (wk), Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson, Ashton Agar, Wes Agar, Alex Carey (wk), Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Mitchell Marsh, Ben McDermott, Dan Christian, Riley Meredith, Ashton Turner, Jason Behrendorff.
Travel Reserves: Nathan Ellis, Tanveer Sangha.


Where to Watch BAN vs AUS Live 2nd T20I

You can watch the ball by ball and the Live score coverage of the Bangladesh vs Australia 2nd T20I match on Fancode. The match will be played on 4 August and will start at 5:30 PM (IST).

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