The Indian team has already lost the ODI series against Australia. The team that captained Virat Kohli has lost the first two matches in Sydney. In the third and final match of the series in Canberra, both teams have decided to try their bench strength. While the Indian team has made four changes in their team, Australia has given three players a chance. T. Natarajan is making his debut on behalf of the Indian team, while this is Cameron Green’s first match with the Australian team.
The Indian captain won the toss and decided to bat first. He said that it is a good wicket for batting. He said that he wants to put pressure on the opposition team by batting well. Kohli said that the team also needs to improve its body language. He said that bowling also has to be improved. Kohli made it clear that he would make some changes in this match.
The Indian team has given a chance to Shubman Gill, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur and T. Natarajan. Mayank Agarwal, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini and Mohammed Shami have not found a place in the playing eleven.
At the same time, Australia made three changes in their team. Young Cameron Green will play his first match. Apart from this, David Warner, who was ruled out due to injury, is also not part of the team, while Sean Abbott has been included in the team in place of Mitchell Starc. Pat Cummins is also not part of the team and Ashton Egger has been included in the final 11.
Australia (Playing XI) – Aaron Finch (captain), Marnus Labushane, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Moises Henriques, Alex Carrie (wicketkeeper), Cameron Green, Ashton Egger, Sean Abbott, Adam Jampa, Josh Hazlewood
India (playing XI) – Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli (captain), Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaspreet Bumrah, T. Natarajan.