India will take on Australia in a limited overs cricket series, starting with the first T20 at Visakhapatnam on Sunday. The match will begin at 7 p.m. The seven-match home series comprises two T20 Internationals and five ODIs against Australia. It will be India’s last international assignment before the World Cup, starting from May 30th in England and Wales.
The BCCI has named a 15-man squad for the two T20s. Kuldeep Yadav has been rested and Mayank Markande given his maiden call-up. KL Rahul and Umesh Yadav have been included.
Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru will host the second T20 game on Wednesday. Five ODIs will follow, with the first ODI scheduled for March 2nd at Hyderabad. The Indian Team recently beat Australia in the ODIs (2-1) and drew the T20s (1-1).