Guwahati: After a T20I series against neighbours Sri Lanka to kick start the New year, India is ready to host a more formidable Australian team in a three-match ODI series starting January 14.Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) announced the Indian cricket team for the upcoming Paytm ODI series against Australia .
Virat Kohli would lead the men in blue as Australia would be marshaled by Aaron Finch.
First ODI: Tuesday 14 January, Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Second ODI: Friday 17 January, Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
Third ODI: Sunday 19 January, M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
India’s squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Mohd. Shami.
Australia squad: Aaron Finch (captain), Alex Carey (vice captain, wicket keeper), Pat Cummins (vc), Ashton Agar, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Marnus Labuschagne, Kane Richardson, D’Arcy Short, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Turner, David Warner, Adam Zampa.