Australia have announced the 14-man squad for the T20Is against Sri Lanka and Pakistan. Aaron Finch will lead the side while Steve Smith and David Warner have also been included in the list.
“It is almost a year to the day until Australia hosts the men’s T20 World Cup and we have selected this squad with that in mind,” selector Trevor Hohns said in a statement. “The squad we have selected is quite role-specific and we believe it gives us the flexibility to thrive in all match conditions.”
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Aaron Finch (c)
“We’re delighted to welcome Smith and Warner back … Steve is a world-class batsman in all formats while Warner is Australia’s highest ever T20I runs-scorer.”
Australia T20 squad: Aaron Finch (captain), Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, Ben McDermott, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Billy Stanlake, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, David Warner, Adam Zampa.