The heat is turned up as we all know that the 1st match of India and Australia T20 league is going to be played today at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Vishakapatnam at 7 PM IST today. Australia’s tour of India 2019 is going to being with T20 international consists only two T20 matches and 5 ODI matches are decided in this tour. Australia’s team is coming after its BBL leagued and so will be in good knick also. India has a great batting line and both teams have strong bowling sides. It has been expected that the chances of winning are more for India.
India Probable XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli(c), Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni(wk), Dinesh Kartik, Krunal Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Markande, Siddhart Kunal.
India is all set to play the series against Australia in its final preparation mode and has assembled a full-strength squad for the match. Virat Kohli is leading the team and it is expected that Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma opens bat for India, Lokesh Rahul has made a comeback and expected to play on number four. MS Dhoni, Rishabh Pant, and Dinesh Karthik will be ordered according to their recent performance.
Responsibilities of bowling attack will be shouldered on Jaspreet Bumrah, Krunal Pandaya, Kuldeep Yadav or Chahal. India has to secure its leading batting order from elimination or chasing down big scores. Only visible liability of India is the power hitting option.
Australia Probable XI: Aaron Finch(c), Alex Carey, Usman Khawaja, D’Arcy Short, Marcus Stonis, Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Peter Handscomb, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Turner, Adam Zampa.
Australian team consists of rich talented players on their side and the team currently returned from the BBL league and could effortlessly win both T20 matches of the tour. The batting order of Australia expected that Aaron Finch and Darcy will open the bat for Australia after Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stonis, and Alex Carey will follow them according to their performance. The batting order of Australia is stronger compared to India and could lead a high score in the first match.
Bowling order of Australian team is also appreciable Adam Zampa, Marcus Stoinis, and Glenn Maxwell can easily handle their responsibilities in the game. Pat Cummins, Jhye Richardsons, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Jason Behrendorff are all in the squad making the bowling the bowling squad even stronger.
Pitch and Weather Conditions:
It is expected that the weather is clean and sunny and there is no chance for rain in today’s match. The venue for the 1st T20 is decided to Play in Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Vishakapatnam the pitch of the stadium is favorable for the batsman.
Today’s Match Prediction
Australia has a terrific batting and bowling order and recent BBL league has refined the performance of all the players of the team so it will be an easy win for Australia. If India handles the early batting order and manages to score big they also can turn the match in their favor. And at the end cricket is a game of uncertainty and all predictions fail here. We will see the final results after the match.