Australia Cricket Team announces 18-man squad for limited overs tour of West Indies and Bangladesh. Both tours are very important for the Australian T20 team ahead of the T20 World Cup in October and November. The former captain of the team, Steve Smith, has withdrawn from these tours with an elbow injury, with six other major players not being considered for other reasons. These include Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, David Warner, Marcus Stoinis, Yai Richardson and Kane Richardson.
The National Selection Committee has named an 18-man squad for the Qantas Australia men’s white ball tours in the West Indies and Bangladesh.
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Jason Behrendorf, Moises Henriques and Riley Meredith have agreed to the tours, although they are part of the first-tier squad for the IPL 2021. The three players have recently returned home through the Maldives after the IPL 2021 kicked off in India. A few months ahead of the return of several key players, the head coach of the team is Justin Langer.
Australia’s 18-man squad: Aaron Finch (C), Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorf, Alex Carey, Don Christian, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Mitchell Marsh, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Josh Phillippe, Mitchell Starc, Michelle Swepson, Ashton Tyne, Matthew Wade, Adam Jampa.
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