India will prepare for the ICC World Cup 2023 with a three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Australia. India has two squads, and Rohit, Pandya, Virat, and Kuldeep will get benched for the first two games. The hosts have chosen all-rounder Washington Sundar and spinner Ravichandran Ashwin for the first two matches, while all-rounder Axar Patel is available for the third ODI due to a hamstring injury during the Asia Cup. KL Rahul will captain India in the first two matches, while Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav will also play in the series. The matches will be broadcast live in India on JioCinema at 1:30 PM IST.
Everything you need to know about India vs Australia ODI Series
KL Rahul, a wicketkeeper-batsman who made a sensational comeback to international cricket at the Asia Cup, will captain India against Australia in the first two one-day internationals.
India vs Australia ODI Series 2023
The final white-ball match between India and the dominant Australian team in the run-up to the ICC World Cup 2023 still has a lot on the line. Stretches, interviews, and match fitness.
India features two squads for the series
Rohit Sharma and company will prepare for the ICC World Cup with a three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Australia, with all roads leading to the showcase event in India. The short but vital ODI clash against the five-time world champions will feature two squads from the World Cup hosts.
About Indian squad
# In the first two One Day Internationals against Australia, India will be without their captain Rohit, vice-captain Hardik Pandya, batting legend Virat Kohli, and in-form spinner Kuldeep Yadav.
# KL Rahul will lead the Indian side as a skipper in the first two matches.
# The hosts have also chosen all-rounder Washington Sundar and seasoned spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.
# All-rounder Axar Patel is only listed in the squad for the third ODI after suffering a hamstring injury during the Asia Cup. Axar’s ability to play will determine when he returns.
Schedule: India vs Australia ODI Series
Match- Date- Venue
1st ODI: India vs Australia- 22nd September (Friday)- Mohali
2nd ODI: India vs Australia- 24th September (Sunday)- Indore
3rd ODI: India vs Australia- 27th September (Wednesday)- Rajkot
Additional Information about the India vs. Australia ODI Series
# The wicketkeeper-batsman KL Rahul will captain India in the first two one-day internationals against Australia following his sensational comeback to international cricket at the Asia Cup.
# The entire ODI series will feature Indian middle-order hitter Shreyas Iyer. Due to back spasms, Iyer missed important Asia Cup matches.
# Suryakumar Yadav, a star batter who saw little action for India at the Asia Cup, will also look to improve his chances of getting chosen for the Australia series.
Online live coverage: When and where to watch?
The India vs. Australia series’ three one-day international matches will all be broadcast live in India on JioCinema. At 1:30 PM IST, all three contests begin.