Virat kohli and tim paine, Australia vs India 2020-2021
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Australia vs India 2020-2021: The much-awaited international comeback of the Indian team since the Corona Pandemic after a successful organization of the 13th season of the Indian Premier League is going to end when the men in blue will face off mighty Australia on Australian soil. The tour of the Indian team is going to start on 27th November and will end on 19th January 2021.

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On this tour, the Indian team will play 3 ODI matches and 3 T20I matches and after that, the much-awaited Border Gavaskar Trophy of 4 test matches will kick off with the Day-Night test match at Adelaide.

Currently, the Indian team is having the Border Gavaskar Trophy so it will be interesting to see whether this bloke led by Virat Kohli can defend the trophy. The last time when India visited Australia, the Indian team won a test series first time on Australian soil and Virat Kohli became the only Indian captain to do so.

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But last time the two main players of the Australian team David Warner and Steve Smith were not the part of Australian squad as they were serving the ban for their ball-tampering controversy. Due to which the Indian team easily won the trophy and created history.

But this time both David Warner and Steve Smith will part of the Australian squad and Virat Kohli will also leave the tour after 1st test only due to the birth of his first child. So it will interesting to see whether the Indian team without Virat Kohli can defend the trophy.

Currently, the Indian team has reached Australia and having net practice. Here is the full schedule, timing, and teams of Australia vs India 2020-21.

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Australia vs India 2020-2021, ODI schedule, Timings, and Teams:

Date Match Details Time
27-11-2020 1st ODI | Australia vs India | SCG, Sydney 09:10 AM IST
29-11-2020 2nd ODI | Australia vs India | SCG, Sydney 09:10 AM IST
02-12-2020 3rd ODI | Australia vs India | Oval, Canberra 09:10 AM IST

India ODI squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (vice-captain & wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (wicketkeeper), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur.

Australia ODI squad: Aaron Finch (Captain), David Warner, Sean Abbott, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Matthew Wade (wicketkeeper), Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Marnus Labuschagne, Glenn Maxwell, Daniel Sams, Kane Richardson,  Marcus Stoinis,  Adam Zampa.


Australia vs India 2020-2021, T20I schedule, Timings, and Teams:

Date Match Details Time
04-12-2020 1st T20I | Australia vs India | Oval, Canberra 01:40 PM IST
06-12-2020 2nd T20I | Australia vs India | SCG, Sydney 01:40 PM IST
08-12-2020 3rd T20I | Australia vs India | SCG, Sydney 01:40 PM IST

India T20I squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (vice-captain and wicketkeeper), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Navdeep Saini, Deepak Chahar, T Natarajan.

Australia T20 Squad: Aaron Finch (Captain), Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (wicketkeeper), David Warner, Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Marnus Labuschagne, Glenn Maxwell, Daniel Sams, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa.


Australia vs India 2020-2021, Test schedule, Timings, and Teams:

Date Match Details Time
17/12/2020 – 21/12/2020 1st Test | Australia vs India | Oval, Adelaide 09:30 AM IST
26/12/2020 – 30/12/2020 2nd Test | Australia vs India | MCG, Melbourne 05:00 AM IST
07/01/2021 – 11/01/2021 3rd Test | Australia vs India | SCG, Sydney 05:00 AM IST
15/01/2021 – 19/01/2021 3rd Test | Australia vs India | Gabba, Brisbane 05:30 AM IST

India Test Squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Prithvi Shaw, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Shubman Gill, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, R. Ashwin, Mohd. Siraj.

Australia Test Squad: Tim Paine (Captain, wicketkeeper), Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Sean Abbott, Joe Burns, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Michael Neser, James Pattinson, Will Pucovski.


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