ICC T20 World Cup 2021 is a much-awaited T20I tournament going to take place this year. The tournament is scheduled to be played in India during October-November later this year. However, a final decision on the hosts of the tournament will be taken later taking note of the Covid-19 situation in India. UAE is the backup venue for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
The tournament was initially scheduled to be conducted in Australia last year. Due to the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic, the tournament was postponed. Later, India was selected as the new host for the tournament. Talking about Australia, the team has not won any T20I World Cup so far.
Australia has won 5 ODI World Cup titles, most than any other country, but has still not able to grab a T20I World Cup title. In ICC T20 World Cup 2021, Australia will aim to clinch their first T20I WC trophy. The team has many talented players who excel in the T20I format. Here we predict Australia’s squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
T20 World Cup 2021: Australia’s Squad For The Tournament (Predicted)
Aaron Finch will be captain of the Australia team during ICC T20 World Cup 2021. The right-handed batsman has risen to the 2nd spot in ICC T20 rankings after his consistent batting show in recent time. During Australia’s recent T20I series against New Zealand, Finch was the team’s highest run-scorer with 197 runs in 5 innings.
He also smashed 2 half-centuries and had an average of 49.25 while batting. In 2020, Finch scored 271 runs in 8 T20I matches at an average of 33.87. He also scored a half-century.