Australia cricket team’s tour of Bangladesh is knocking at the door. Prior to the series, Steve Smith led Australia team, have been passing through busy times in training camp in Darwin. They have been practicing hard there under a camouflage of Bangladesh condition since Wednesday. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ অস্ট্রেলিয়ার প্রস্তুতি ম্যাচের দল ঘোষণা]
Now, the cricketers of Bangladesh tour, are going to feature in a three-day warm-up match. Hence, On Saturday, Cricket Australia, has announced squad for this match. The team will be led by Australia skipper Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner in the warm-up match.
Apart from the 14-member squad of Bangladesh series, 6 more cricketers have been called-up for the three-day warm-up match, which is scheduled to begin from this Monday.
It is a regular trend for Australia to play warm-up matches prior to a bilateral series, but this time, they are going to partake in the match in an environment of international match.
Australia are giving priority on spinners for Bangladesh tour, it becomes more clear as they have been taken six cricketers including three of Test series in the squad for the warm-up match.
Steve Smith XI: Matt Renshaw, Usman Khawaja, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Matthew Wade, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Tremain, Mitch Swepson, Josh Hazlewood, Tom Andrews, Jackson Bird.
David Warner XI: David Warner, Travis Head, Hilton Cartwright, Peter Handscomb, Ashton Agar, Jake Weatherald, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Jon Holland.