BCCI, the governing body for cricket in India, has just announced the 12 man squad for the 1st T20 Internationals, a day ahead of the game.
The Indian squad is as follows:
Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma(Vice Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant(Wicket Keeper), Dinesh Karthik, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Khaleel Ahmed and Yuzvendra Chahal
Meanwhile, Australia announced their 13-man squad for the T20I series a few days back.
Their line up looks as follows:
Aaron Finch (Captain), Alex Carey, Ashton Agar, Glenn Maxwell, Ben McDermott, D’Arcy Short, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Chris Lynn, Billy Stanlake, Marcus Stoinis, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa
— BCCI (@BCCI) November 20, 2018
On the two-month long tour, India will play 3 T20Is, 4 Tests and 3 ODIs against the five-time World ODI Champions Australia. The first T20I will take place in The Gabba, Brisbane.