IND vs AUS 1st T20 Dream11 Prediction: After a long wait of nearly ten months, Virat Kohli led Team India will square off with Australia in the marquee encounter at Manuka Oval, Canberra. The match will be scheduled at 1:40 PM according to IST. Check Captain and Vice-captain for Today's IND vs AUS 1st T20. If you are looking for the fantasy cricket tips for IND vs AUS Dream11 Prediction, including the batsmen, all-rounders, bowlers, and wicket-keepers in your Dream11 fantasy team.
Indian batsmen put up a showcased against the Aussies in the ODI series but the bowlers’ underwhelmed performances cost them in the series by 2-1 lost at the hand of the Australian team, so Men in Blue definitely aim to continue its winning momentum early in the three-match T20I series.
For India, KL Rahul will open the innings with Shikhar Dhawan. Deepak Chahar will get a chance in the playing XI. He is likely to Mohammad Shami, who is expected to be rested. Yuzvendra Chahal will also be back into the starting 11 in place of Kuldeep Yadav, who isn't part of the T20I squad.
There will be certain changes in the playing XI of both teams. Marnus Labuschagne isn't considered as a T20 specialist and he will be replaced at the top. D'Arcy Short might be seen open with the Aussie skipper Aaron Finch. Meanwhile, the Australian team will be missing the services of their key man David Warner, who sustained a groin injury during the 2nd ODI. However, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins are likely to return to the home side in the opener T20I at Canberra.
The toss for the India vs Australia 1st T20 will take place at 01:10 PM IST on Friday, December 4, 2020
The Manuka Oval at Canberra has been good for batsmen in the past few games played there. There will be some assistance offered to the seamers. Batting first will be the key and 180 plus runs on the board will enough to defend in the second inning as the dew comes in place in the latter half of the day.
The weather during India vs Australia 1st T20 will be a bright sunny day in Canberra with no rain spoilsport. The temperature will hover at 14-16 degrees Celcius.
KL Rahul(C), Steve Smith, Aaron Finch, D'Arcy Short, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Glenn Maxwell(VC), Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc, Jasprit Bumrah
India: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (WK), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shardul Thakur
Australia: Aaron Finch (Captain), Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, D'Arcy Short, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey (WK), Marcus Stoinis, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa
India T20 Squad: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul (WK), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Sanju Samson, Hardik Pandya, Mayank Agarwal, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur
Australia T20 Squad: Aaron Finch (C), Marnus Labuschagne, D'Arcy Short, Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (WK), David Warner, Adam Zampa, Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Daniel Sams, Kane Richardson