Team India will take on Australia in the 3-match T20 series starting from 20th August.
Both the teams are looking highly balanced and competitive. Fans can expect high scoring games and thrilling chases in the series. Last time when India faced Australia in the t20 series, the former crushed the latter in 3-match T20 series by 2-1 at their own backyard.
Talking about the team combination about the first T20 clash in Mohali, Rohit Sharma and Kl Rahul will open the innings as usual and Virat Kohli will keep his first-down position followed by Suryakumar Yadav at number 4. Rishabh Pant & Rishabh Pant will take the lower middle order position followed by Dinesh Karthik as a finisher.
In the bowling department, Yuzvendra Chahal will take the responsibility of spin bowling whereas Jasprit Bumrah & Harshal Patel who are making comebacks after injury will be the two pacers alongside Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
India’s probable squad for first T20I : Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul (vc), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Jasprit Bumrah.
Australia’s probable squad for first T20: Aaron Finch, Josh Inglis, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Cameron Green, Matthew Wade, Pat Cummins, Daniel Sams, Josh Hazlewood, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson