India will host the Australian team for 2 T20I and 5 ODI match series starting from February 24. The first T20I match between India and Australia will take place at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy stadium in Visakhapatnam on February 24.
During India’s tour of Australia, the Men-in-Blue finished the T20I series 1-1 and clinched the ODI series 2-1. The touring Aussies would be aiming to reverse the results this time around.
When and what time will the India Vs Australia, 1st T20I take place?
India vs Australia, 1st T20I match will start at 07:00 PM IST on February 24. The toss will take place at 06:30 PM IST.
Where will the India Vs Australia, 1st T20I match take place?
India vs Australia, 1st T20I match will take place at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy stadium in Visakhapatnam.
Which channel will telecast India Vs Australia, 1st T20I match?
India vs Australia, 1st T20I match will be broadcasted on Star Sports 1/1HD.
How to Watch the live streaming of the India Vs Australia, 1st T20I online?
The live online streaming of India Vs Australia, 1st T20I will be available in India on Hotstar web with the subscription, while the game can be streamed for free on mobile app of Hotstar and Jio TV.
Ahead of the series, the Indian team was dealt a major blow with all-rounder Hardik Pandya being ruled out of both the T20Is and ODIs. Ravindra Jadeja has been named as Pandya’s replacement in the squad. The series though will see star players Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah back in action. Also back in India’s 15-member squad will be Rishabh Pant, Mayank Markande and KL Rahul.
From: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni, Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar, Siddarth Kaul, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mayank Markande.
Predicted XI: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul/Rishabh Pant, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Vijay Shankar, Krunal Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Mayank Markande.
Mitchell Starc has been ruled out of the upcoming series while his namesake Mitchell Marsh has been left out of the squad. Peter Siddle and Billy Stanlake are the other two players missing from the lineup. D’Arcy Short returns to the ODI squad as cover for Shaun Marsh while Nathan Coulter-Nile has also been included.
From: Aaron Finch(c), Alex Carey, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, D Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Peter Handscomb, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Turner, Adam Zampa.
Predicted XI: Aaron Finch(c), D Arcy, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Alex Carey, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nil, Jhye Richardson, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon.