Australia today announced an unchanged 13-man squad for the remaining two Tests against India. With a thumping victory of 146 runs at the Perth Australia level the series 1-1. India won the opening Test at Adelaide with a slender margin but Australia came back strongly.
With the remaining two Tests scheduled on Dec 26(Melbourne) and Sydney(Jan 03), Australia will be aiming to carry on the momentum and win the series. It was expected that Peter Handscomb may be omitted from the squad but the selectors decided to give one more chance to the Aussie middle order batsman. But there are chances that he may miss out of the final eleven.
Australia: Aaron Finch, Marcus Harris, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Travis Head, Tim Paine (c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Siddle