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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced the squad for the upcoming limited-overs expedition against Australia. Both teams are going to play 3 match ODI series starting on14 January 2020 at the famous Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
India’s premier Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has recovered from a back injury and been named in India’s one-day international squad for their upcoming series. While Bhuvenshwar Kumar and Deepak Chahar are already injured and unfit, he will have a huge role to play. Bumrah, India’s leading bowler at this year’s World Cup with 18 wickets, sustained a stress fracture in his lower back and has been out of action since September.
Opener Shikhar Dhawan has also returned for the matches in Mumbai (on January 14), Rajkot (Jan 17) and Bengaluru (Jan 19) after missing the recent ODI series against the West Indies due to a deep cut to his left knee.
There are still no news for the return of MS Dhoni. In the recently phased interview of MSK prasad, he clearly mentioned that he needs to play cricket first in order to be eligible for selection. Dhoni hasn’t played any competitive cricket since the world cup final. Meanwhile the premier allrounder Hardik Pandya is recovering from the Injury and being selected for the IND A squad for the NZ tour.
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Australia have also named their 14 men squad for this 3 match ODI series. The new young run machine Marnus Labuschagne is all set for an ODI debut, while the likes of Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar and Josh Hazlewood have also returned to the one-day set-up.
There was no room for Usman Khawaja, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis or Nathan Lyon. All these players had a great domestic season but Australia is going through a transition phase and would like to bring new faces against the mighty Indians at their own backyard. Coach Langer and Finch have mentioned in their interviews that Maxwell stats haven’t justified the potential that he brings to the table, but if he performs well he could be considered for the future series.
Here is the full squad for both the teams:
Australia squad: Aaron Finch (c), Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey (vc), Pat Cummins (vc), Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Marnus Labuschagne, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Turner, David Warner, Adam Zampa
India squad: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami
India’s upcoming fixtures:
January 14: India vs Australia, 1st ODI
Venue- Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
January 7: India vs Australia, 2nd ODI
Venue- Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
January 9: India vs Australia, 3rd ODI
Venue- M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru