Ind vs Aus: India will face Australia today, this will be the playing XI!
The three-match T20 series between India and Australia will start today. The first match of the series will be played in Mohali today. Every match of this series is important for Team India, captained by Rohit Sharma, to prepare for the T20 World Cup 2022, which is going to start next month.
During this series against Australia, Indian captain Rohit Sharma and the team management will have a chance to test the players thoroughly. For this reason, Team India will try to take the field for the series with the best playing XI.
In the first match, along with Rohit Sharma, only KL Rahul can land as an opener. Former captain Virat Kohli will bat at number three and Suryakumar Yadav for the fourth position.
Fast bowling all-rounder Hardik Pandya in fifth place is likely to get a chance. Whereas Dinesh Karthik can get the responsibility of wicket-keeper batsman. Pant had disappointed with his performance in the Asia Cup.
India's Probable Playing XI for 1st T20I: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Dinesh Karthik/Rishabh Pant (WK), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel/Ravichandran Ashwin, Harshal Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Yuzvendra Chahal.