IND vs AUS: India Squad For T20I Series Against Australia Announced
IND vs AUS: India’s squad for the upcoming T20I series against Australia was announced by BCCI on Monday. India and Australia and set to lock horns in a three-match T20I series. Australia will travel to India in 2022 to play three Twenty20 International matches.
The first match of the IND vs. AUS T20I series will take place on September 20. The 2nd and the 3rd T20I will be played on September 23 and 25 respectively. India last faced Australia in a T20I series in December 2020. India prevailed 2-1 in the three-game away series.
The squad for the T20I series against Australia finalised at a BCCI meeting on Monday in Mumbai.
India Squad for Australia T20Is: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd. Shami, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah.
The Indian team will have a great opportunity to prepare for the T20 World Cup 2022, which will held in Australia the next month, after the series against Australia. However, India just experienced a terrible performance in the Asia Cup 2022. After failing to make it to the final game.
India and Australia have played 22 T20I games in head-to-head matches. Australia has won 9 games, whereas India has won 13 of them. Both sides have played a total of 7 games while competing in India. Australia has won 3 games, while India has won 4 of them.
India’s home series against Australia consisting of three T20Is will take place from September 20 to September 25.