India vs Australia: Kohli vs Zampa, Warner vs Bumrah and other player battles in limited-overs series
Ahead of ODIs and T20Is between India and Australia, we take a look at some of the key player battles:
BCCI President Sourav Ganguly confirmed the schedule for the series planned in February-March while speaking at an online event.
Ganguly was kept busy by the conduct of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the UAE from mid-September to early November.
India vs Australia: Michael Clarke says visitors will suffer in Tests if Virat Kohli does not set tone before leaving
Clarke feels that despite featuring in only one Test, the talismanic Indian skipper could still play a huge role in the outcome of the red-ball series by dominating in the limited overs game.
The 31-year-old said it was difficult to define what was different, but it left him with a big smile on my face and eager to hit the practice nets.
Suryakumar Yadav says pep talk with Rohit Sharma helped deal with disappointment of Australia tour snub
The non-selection, despite his prolific run in domestic cricket and the IPL, extended Suryakumar's wait for an India cap.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma says he’s happy to bat wherever team needs him after Virat Kohli’s exit from Test series
Rohit believes that the team management will have figured out his role in the batting order by the time he would reach Australia
Australia leapfrogs India to 1st in World Test Championship ladder with ICC using percentage of points to rank
Australia toppled India in the standings after the revision with a percentage of 82.22 compared to the latter's 75 percent.
It is understood that Kuruvilla, who has played 10 Test matches and 25 ODIs, applied for the job on 13 November, two days before the deadline.
India vs Australia: With pitches unlikely to be venomous, Rameez Raja feels visitors have good chance winning Test series
The former Test opener pointed out that Cricket Australia (CA) needed to have advantage from the India series and they know how important viewership and gate money is for them.
As per the provisional schedule, England will host India across August and September in five Test match series.
The 22-year-old was was first named in the Test squad for the 2019 Sri Lanka series but stepped away from the game, citing mental health concerns.
India vs Australia: CA aiming mass relocation of players into NSW after COVID outbreak in South Australia, say reports
According to the Australian media, Cricket Australia is continuously assessing the fast evolving situation.
Cummins has been named in both the white and red-ball squads as vice-captain. The limited-overs series is to be held in Sydney and Canberra ahead of the four-match Test series, beginning in Adelaide on 17 December.
India vs Australia: Adam Gilchrist says Will Pucovski might miss first Test despite 'strong reason' for inclusion
Gilchrist said though Burns hasn't been able to have personal tally of big scores, the team and selectors value his partnership with Warner.
Australia vs India: Virat Kohli-led visitors hold first full-fledged nets session, train for both white and red-ball formats
While Saturday's first training session was mostly about gym and running workouts, the players were seen hitting the straps right away on the second day itself.
Chetan Sharma, Maninder Sharma apply for vacant BCCI selectors’ posts; Ajit Agarkar likely to throw hat in ring
Chetan Sharma had in fact applied in January also but then the BCCI had only replaced South Zone incumbent (MSK Prasad) with Joshi and Harvinder came in place of Gagan Khoda.
India vs Australia: Mark Taylor backs Will Pucovski to open innings, praises him for taking mental health break
Very few young Australian cricketers have generated as much buzz in recent years as the 22-year-old, thanks to his prolific form in Sheffield Shield.
Included in the Australia A squad for the two warm-up games against India, Swepson is now hoping to get a chance to bowl to Kohli and company.
Several cricketers who recently competed in the Indian Premier League in the UAE, including Hardik Pandya, Prithvi Shaw and Mohammed Siraj, attended the session at Blacktown International Sports Park inside the Sydney Olympic Park.