February 23, 2019
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India vs Australia Playerzpot Prediction 1st T20I Preview, Team News, Playing 11

By Shalini Singh

India vs Australia Playerzpot Prediction | 1st T20I Preview

After dominating show Down Under, India welcome Australia for a limited-over cricket tour starting with two-match T20I series on Sunday. The two-match T20I series will be a golden opportunity for players who wish to earn their spot in the World Cup which is slated to begin on May 30.

Team India sweats it out during net session

Likewise, Australia would also aim to gain some momentum ahead of the mega event. While India will receive a boost with a comeback of skipper Virat Kohli and star paceman Jasprit Bumrah, the Australian squad will aim to make some huge strides after shining in the Big Bash League.

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WHERE: Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam

WHEN: 24 February at 07:00 PM IST

FORM GUIDE:

AUSTRALIA L W L L L

INDIA L W L W L

TEAM NEWS

  • Skipper Virat Kohli and seamer Jasprit Bumrah will be back after a break and KL Rahul will also make a comeback in the upcoming series against Australia.
  • India will miss the services of Hardik Pandya who has been ruled out due to injury and he will be replaced by Ravindra Jadeja.

Australia T20 squad

Aaron Finch(c), Alex Carey, Kane Richardson, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Peter Handscomb, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Turner, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, D Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, Jhye Richardson, Adam Zampa

India T20 squad

Virat (c), Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar, Rohit Sharma (vc), Yuzvendra Chahal, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (WK), Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Sidharth Kaul and Mayank Markande.

Australia Probable XI

Alex Carey,  Aaron Finch, Peter Handscomb, D’Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson, Ashton Turner

India Probable XI

MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Vijay Shankar, Krunal Pandya,  Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, KL Rahul, Umesh Yadav/Siddharth Kaul

India vs Australia PLAYERZPOT PREDICTION

Top batsmen: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, D’Arcy Short, Aaron Finch

Top Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Pat Cummins, Yuzvendra Chahal

X-factors – Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Rishabh Pant

Shalini Singh

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