Australian cricket moves on from its humbling by India with this five-match series, leaving Take a look at stalwarts – including coach Justin Langer – at home. Essentially the most effective Take a look at player to reduction up for the trans-Tasman showdown is Matthew Wade, who will stand late the stumps in Novel Zealand. With a focal point on October’s T20 World Cup in India, Australia will rotate gamers towards the Gloomy Caps while pledging to streak for the acquire. BBL player of the one year Josh Philippe and rebuilt paceman Jhye Richardson are in line for a astronomical series.
Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorff, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Josh Philippe, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Daniel Sams, Tanveer Sangha, D’Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa
RECENT T20 SERIES
2-1 loss to India (H), 2-1 loss to England (A), 2-1 acquire over South Africa (A)
The high-flying Gloomy Caps have licensed for the World Take a look at Championship final and were beaten finalists within the 2019 ODI World Cup, however haven’t moderately made the same strides within the shortest structure. Their world ranking of six belies the talent on cloak this series, including captain Kane Williamson, dasher Devon Conway and newly-minted IPL millionaire Kyle Jamieson. Australia have the most though-provoking memoir of any visiting aspect to Novel Zealand: making Gary Stead’s aspect the total extra hungry for a series acquire.
Kane Williamson (c), Hamish Bennett, Trent Boult, Observe Chapman, Devon Conway, Martin Guptill, Kyle Jamieson, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Tim Seifert, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee
RECENT T20 SERIES
2-1 acquire over Pakistan (H), 2-0 acquire over West Indies (H), 5-0 loss to India (H)
FIXTURES – all instances AEDT
February 22 – 5pm – Hagley Oval, Christchurch
February 25 – noon – University of Otago Oval, Dunedin
March 3 – 5pm – Sky Stadium, Wellington
March 5 – 5pm – Eden Park, Auckland
March 7 – noon – Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui