Today 20 overs tour match between India vs Western Australia XI is the part of India tour of Australia 2016 has been played at WACA in Perth on January 8, 2016. Get the live score ball by ball coverage of this practice match of Indians vs Western Australia XI here at cricfrog.com.
India will start their tour of Australia with the practice match of 20 overs against Western Australia XI at Perth, Jan 8, 2016. It is the perfect way to start the series with a warm up match of India vs Western Australia, this will help Indians to adjust in the Australian climate and also to understand the pitch conditions of Australian land.
It will surely not be the first group of Western Australia which is otherwise called Perth Scorchers, which will be playing in India vs Western Australia the warm-up diversions. It will be a second string squad that will thoughts on the Indians. The Scorchers are right now playing in the Big Bash League and none of their first cooperative people will be accessible for the match. Actually, today they played a BBL match against Sydney Thunders. India start their crusade against Australia in the five-match ODI arrangement on January 12.
It is the restricted overs India team squad that has touched base here while the T20 experts like Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Ashish Nehra will land before the end of the ODI arrangement. The two matches of India vs Western Australia will give Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Team Director Ravi Shastri an opportunity to fuss on the conceivable first XI blends alongside the batting request. With the match not having an official tag, every one of the players of the Indian group will get an opportunity to play.
For Dhoni, the key territory that he might want to address is Suresh Raina’s substitution as it is a given that one among Manish Pandey and Gurkeerat Singh Mann would be given that opening at No 5. Pandey has played a single ODI against Zimbabwe scoring 71 while Gurkeerat, who has been with the group all through the home arrangement against South Africa is yet to be blooded. The point of preference for Gurkeerat is his helpful off-breaks on the off chance that Dhoni chooses to play a solitary spinner in Ravichandran Ashwin.
Western Australia Squad: William Bosisto (Captain), Travis Birt (Wicket Keeper), Jake Carder, Ryan Duffield, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, David Moody, Jaron Morgan, James Muirhead, Josh Nicholas, D’Arcy Short, Nick Hobson, Liam O’Connor, Drew Porter
India Squad: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (Captain and Wicket Keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, R Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Rishi Dhawan, Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Barinder Saran