Australia and India are set to square off in an upcoming T20I series during the Australia tour of India 2022. The Australia tour of India 2022 will only witness a T20I series. During the IND vs AUS T20I series, three T20I games will be played.
The three games are scheduled to be played on September 20, 23, and 25. Both India and Australia will face each other in a T20I match after almost one and a half years. Both the teams last faced each other in a T20I series in December 2020. During the away tour, India managed to defeat Australia in the T20I series 2-1. During the tour, India and Australia also locked horns in a Test and ODI series. The Indian team also crushed Australia in the Test series 2-1. The home team Aussie only managed to win the ODI series 2-1.
Australia Tour of India, 2022 Schedule:
- 1st T20- 20th September, Mohali
- 2nd T20- 23rd September, Nagpur
- 3rd T20- 25th September, Hyderabad
India and Australia have both announced their squads for the upcoming Australia tour of India 2022. Rohit Sharma will lead India in the series while Aaron Finch will lead Australia. But the main question is who will make the playing XI for both the teams as both the teams will be trying combinations and will be eying the T20 World Cup and will play this series as a warm up for the T20 World Cup 2022. The Indian team will be playing in their new ‘One Blue Jersey’.
Probable Playing XI:
India’s Playing XI: Rohit Sharma(C), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant(wk), Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal
Australia Playing XI: Aaron Finch (C), Matthew Wade, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Josh Inglis, Tim David, Cameron Green, Adam Zampa, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood & Kane Richardson