Zoom News : Nov 21, 2023, 02:00 PM
IND vs AUS: After the ODI World Cup 2023, a series of five T20 matches will be played between India and Australia. The first match of the series will be held on 23 November. Both the teams have been announced for the T20 series. Suryakumar Yadav has got the command of the Indian team and the captain of the Australian team is Matthew Wade. But now even before the start of the series, the Australian team has suffered a big blow. One of its star players withdrew from the T20 series. This player was in excellent form.David Warner withdrew his nameAustralia's David Warner has withdrawn his name even before the T20 series against India. According to the report of ESPNcricinfo, he has taken this decision because of the Test series against Pakistan starting from December 14. Warner has already announced that he will retire from Test cricket after the Test series against Pakistan. Now after winning the World Cup, he will go home with all-rounders Cameron Green, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc.This player got a chanceDavid Warner is in excellent form. He single-handedly won many matches for the Australian team in the ODI World Cup 2023. This World Cup was great for him. He scored 535 runs at an average of 48.63. According to the report of ESPNcricinfo, after Warner's withdrawal, Western Australia all-rounder Aaron Hardy has been included in the T20 team. Kane Richardson has been called up as a replacement for Spencer Johnson who is out with a hamstring injury.T20 World Cup 2024 is to be organized in West Indies and America. All the teams will start preparing for this World Cup. Before this tournament, Australia has to play six more T20 matches along with a three-match series against West Indies and New Zealand in February. Australia had won the T20 World Cup 2021 trophy.Australian team for T20 series against India:Matthew Wade (captain), Jason Behrendorff, Sean Abbott, Tim David, Nathan Ellis, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Tanvir Sangha, Matt Short, Steve Smith, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa.