Toss Australia selected to bowl v India
Aaron Finch, the Australia captain, has chosen to bowl first within the first T20I in Visakhapatnam. India captain Virat Kohli mentioned he would have appreciated to bowl as nicely, however felt there would not be an excessive amount of dew afterward to complicate defending a complete. With loads of cracks seen on the floor, there could possibly be some assist for the spinners too.
India picked three spinners – the allrounder Krunal Pandya and a pair of legspinners in Yuzvendra Chahal and Mayank Markande, who makes his worldwide debut. In addition they gave KL Rahul some sport time on the prime of the order, resting Shikhar Dhawan so as to take action.
Australia, in the meantime, handed a T20I debut to Peter Handscomb, who can even preserve wicket. They went in with an assault that includes as many as 4 frontline quicks in Pat Cummins, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jhye Richardson and Jason Behrendorff, and the legspinner Adam Zampa.
India: 1 Rohit Sharma, 2 KL Rahul, three Virat Kohli (capt), four Rishabh Pant, 5 MS Dhoni (wk), 6 Dinesh Karthik, 7 Krunal Pandya, eight Umesh Yadav, 9 Yuzvendra Chahal, 10 Mayank Markande, 11 Jasprit Bumrah
Australia: 1 Aaron Finch (capt), 2 D’Arcy Brief, three Marcus Stoinis, four Glenn Maxwell, 5 Peter Handscomb (wk), 6 Ashton Turner, 7 Nathan Coulter-Nile, eight Pat Cummins, 9 Jhye Richardson, 10 Jason Behrendorff, 11 Adam Zampa