Australia Squad For New Zealand T20 Series: Cricket Australia has announced a 15-member squad for the three-match T20 series to be played on the New Zealand tour. With this, the picture of the 2024 T20 World Cup team has also become almost clear. Star all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has been made the captain for the T20 series against New Zealand. David Warner, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins have also got a place in the T20 team.
This month the Australian team will go on New Zealand tour. A three-match T20 series is to be played between Australia and New Zealand from 21 February. Australia has announced a 15-member team for this series. Along with this team, the names of 15 players of Australia for the 2024 T20 World Cup have also become almost clear.
Many big names have returned to the T20 team for the T20 series against New Zealand. Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc will be seen playing T20 format after a long time. However, the 2024 T20 World Cup is to be played from June 1 this year. In such a situation, Cricket Australia has selected the team for this series keeping the World Cup in mind.
David Warner and Steve Smith have also been selected for the T20 series against New Zealand. It is clear from this that both these great players are part of Australia’s World Cup plan. All-rounder Aaron Hardy, middle order batsmen Ben McDermott and Josh Phillip and leg spinner Tanveer Sangha are missing from the team.
Australian team for the three-match T20 series against New Zealand- David Warner, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh (c), Josh Inglis (wk), Glenn Maxwell, Tim David, Matthew Wade, Steve Smith, Matt Short, Marcus Stoinis, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Ellis and Adam Zampa. .