Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today announced the Indian team squads for the Australia tour of India-2019. India will play two T20s and 5 ODIs against Australia.
The Australia tour of India will begin with the first T20 to be played at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam at 7 PM on February 24 (Sunday). The second T20I will be played at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru at 7 PM on February 27 (Wednesday).
And the India’s squad for T20I series against Australia is:
Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (Vc), KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (WK), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Sidharth Kaul and Mayank Markande.
After the T20I series, India and Australia will play their first ODI at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad at 1.30 PM on will March 2 (Saturday) and the second ODI on March 5 (Tuesday) at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur at 1.30 PM.
Here is India’s squad for 1st and 2nd ODI against Australia:
Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MSD (wk), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohamed Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, Siddharth Kaul and KL Rahul.
India’s squad for remaining three ODIs:
Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MSD (wk), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant.
The 3rd ODI will be played at JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi on March 8 (Friday) at 1.30 PM while the 4th ODI will be played on March 10 (Sunday) at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali at 1.30 PM.
Australia tour of India will conclude with the 5th ODI at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi at 1.30 PM.