The barefoot circle ceremony was held before the start of the opening One-day International between the two teams here.
With the likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins, to name a few, up in their ranks, both India and Australia have formidable bowling attacks.
The Indian cricket team is currently in Australia for a full series that includes three ODIs and as many T20 Internationals followed by a four-Test rubber. The tour will start with the ODIs here on 27 November.
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.
Pat Cummins says Australian cricket team will form 'barefoot circle' to oppose racism ahead of India series
The Australian men's cricket team will form a "barefoot circle" before the upcoming series against India to demonstrate opposition to racism and celebrate Aboriginal culture, vice-captain Pat Cummins said.
India vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood says 'one big day' of red-ball cricket will be enough to prepare for Tests against Virat Kohli and Co
India's tour begins with three ODIs starting on 27 November, followed by as many T20Is, the final two games of which will clash with a three-day tour match against India A from 6-8 December at Drummoyne Oval.
KKR finished the league stage with 14 points from 14 games with a net run-rate of -0.214, which currently puts them in fourth spot in the table for a day.
Star Australian cricketers including Smith have been in a bio-bubble since August when they toured England before moving to the protected environment of the IPL in September.
Here are the best moments from CSK's six-wicket win over KKR in IPL 2020
Opener Ruturaj Gaikwad set up the chase nicely for CSK with a sublime 72 off 53 balls, his second straight fifty-plus score.
IPL 2020: Lockie Ferguson saves the day for KKR against SRH but questions remain over combination and strategy
The Kolkata Knight Riders' core players such as Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, and Eoin Morgan have been consistent but not brilliant. They still rely on that moment of brilliance to get them across the line.
IPL 2020 Highlights, SRH vs KKR Match, Full Cricket Score: Ferguson guides Kolkata to Super Over win over Hyderabad
Super OVER, Ball 4: KKR win. Rashid concedes two leg byes. The win has come through leg byes ad KKR cross the winning mark. They collect the two points. Disappointment for SRH.
Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan blamed top-order batting failure for his side's comprehensive defeat to Mumbai Indians.
IPL 2020: De Kock's 44-ball 78, Hardik Pandya's cameo headline MI's fifth straight win as they ease past KKR
De Kock, who struck nine fours and three sixes and skipper Rohit Sharma (35 off 36 balls), laid the foundation for the emphatic win with their 94-run first-wicket stand.
KKR have secured four wins from seven matches but the Dinesh Karthik-led side has been far from convincing.
Tim Paine not worried about lack of practice with red ball for Australia's IPL stars ahead of India series
Tim Paine exuded confidence that making a transition from white-ball to red-ball cricket won't be an issue for the players.
IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer's knock against KKR showcases modern-day power-hitting at its best
There is no doubt, batting is evolving and Iyer is setting a template. Last night was just the beginning. Expect more of the same not just from Iyer, but from the next generation of Indian batsmen.
IPL 2020: Shubman Gill, bowlers dominate as Kolkata Knight Riders have last laugh against Rajasthan Royals
Check out photos from match 12 of IPL 2020 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals.
IPL 2020: Shubman Gill, bowlers impress in Kolkata Knight Riders' convincing win over Sunrisers Hyderabad
A calm and composed Gill was in complete control of his innings and paced it brilliantly on way to his fifth IPL fifty.
IPL 2020 Highlights, KKR vs SRH Match, Full Cricket Score: Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan lead Kolkata to victory by 7 wickets
All-round performance from Kolkata Knight Riders as they beat David Warner's Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 wickets