After the India tour of Australia, now its Australia tour of India 2019. Indian team successfully win the ODI and Test series against Australia in Australia and tied the T20’s. Now the Australian’s are coming to India to play 2 T20 series and 5 ODI series. The Australian cricket team looking to take revenge to win series against India in India.
The Australia tour of India 2019 starts with 2 T20 series which will be on 24th February 2019, Visakhapatnam and 27th February 2019,Bengaluru. After that they will play 5 ODI series from March 2nd to March 13th 2019. The Australia team looking to start the series with positive way so they can win both ODI and T20 series.
Can Australia do well in the absence of Smith and Warner?
In the absence of two key players (Smith and David Warner) in Australia, it will be very difficult to face Indian team in India. Because most of the players in Australian team not have that much experience of playing in Indian conditions. So it will be very tough to win the series against India in India. Australia team has to play a good cricket and standard performance if they want to win the both series.
Australia T20I Squad and
ODI Squad for tour of India:
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.
Its bad news that the strike bowler for Australia Mitchell Strac ruled out of India tour because of a pectoral injury. So, the CA replace his place with Kane Richardson. Nathan Coulter-Nile been added in the squad for the tour of India. While Peter Siddle, Billy Stanlake and Mitchell Marsh ruled out from the squad.
Most of the players in Australian team had also played in IPL seasons. So then can have the ability to face the Indian bowlers on Indian soil. This the time for Australia to take revenge against India which they lost series in their home ground. If the Australian team win the both the series it will be a chance for them to win the ICC World Cup.
Australia tour of India 2019 Schedule :
The series gets underway in late February with two T20Is on February 24 and 27 in Visakhapatnam and Bengaluru respectively. The first ODI will be played in Hyderabad on March 2, the second in Nagpur on March 5, while Ranchi will host the third ODI on March 8. The fourth and fifth ODIs will be played in Mohali and Delhi on March 10 and 13 respectively.