India vs Australia T20 Match: After the ODI World Cup 2023, now the players of Team India are ready to return to the field. BCCI has announced a 15-member team for the 5 T20 matches starting from November 23. Many young batsmen have been given a chance in this.
Updated Nov 21, 2023 | 12:00 AM IST
Indian cricket team players. (Photo- BCCI Twitter)
India vs Australia T20 Match: The ODI World Cup craze is over now. Forgetting the sorrow of defeat, Team India is ready to return to the field once again. BCCI announced a 15-member squad late on Monday evening for the 5-match T20 series against Australia. Suryakumar Yadav, who did not perform well in the ODI World Cup, has been given the captaincy, while IPL star Ruturaj Gaikwad has been made the vice-captain. The Indian T20 team will take the field for the first time under the captaincy of Surya. The board has also expressed confidence in the new youth against the Australian team.
Iyer rested in the first two matches
Shreyas Iyer, who rocked the No. 4 position in the ODI World Cup, has been rested in the first two matches of the T20 series against Australia. He will join the team as vice-captain in the third match i.e. the match to be held in Guwahati on 28 November. After this, they will face Australia in the matches to be held in Raipur on 1st December and Bengaluru on 3rd December. At the same time, he has scored a total of 530 runs in 11 matches of the ODI World Cup at a strike rate of 113.24 and an average of 66.25. During this period, he has scored two centuries and 3 half-centuries.
Seniors got relief
The senior players of the Indian team have been rested in the 5 T20 matches against Australia. In this, many players including the regular captain of the Indian team Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj have been given rest. In their place, the board has expressed confidence in the IPL star batsmen in the team.
Surya becomes the 13th captain of T20
Team India will field against Australia under the captaincy of Suryakumar Yadav. 360 degree expert Suryakumar Yadav will become the 13th captain of India as soon as he enters the field. Earlier, India’s T20 team has been under the captaincy of Virender Sehwag, MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhamav, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Jasprit Bumrah and Ruturat Gaikwad.
india and australia t20 schedule
|23 November 2023||Visakhapatnam|
|26 November 2023||Thiruvananthapuram|
|28 November 2023||Guwahati|
|01 December 2023||Raipur|
|03 December 2023||Bengaluru|
Indian team for T20 vs Australia
Suryakumar Yadav (captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad (vice-captain), Ishan Kishan, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Verma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wicketkeeper), Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Shivam Dubey, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar.
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