Ashes Series Australia Announced 15 member squad for first 2 tests after 83 international matches Alex Carey will make test debut


New Delhi. Australia has announced a 15-man squad for the first 2 Tests of the Ashes series against England (AUS vs ENG Ashes Series). wicketkeeper in Alex Carey Also included is the name of. That is, he will make his Test debut for Australia. Carey made his ODI and T20 debut for Australia in 2018. Since then he has played 45 ODIs and 38 T20s for the Kangaroo team. That is, after a total of 83 international matches, he has got a chance to make his Test debut. The command of the team will be in the hands of Pat Cummins.

George Bailey, chairman of Australia’s selection committee, said, “Alex has been a long-time part of the national team in limited overs cricket. Especially for the ODI team. He is a great cricketer and human being, who will increase the strength of the team. He deserves a place in the Australian Test team.”

Bailey said that Alex Carey He will be the 461st player to make his Test debut for Australia. Carey has scored an average of 50 in Australia’s domestic Sheffield Shield in the last two seasons.

Joined the carry team instead of Pan
Wicketkeeper to Carey Tim Paine instead of Ashes Series in the team of has been included. In the case of sending obscene messages to a female colleague, Pan had earlier relinquished the captaincy of the Test team and expressed his desire to play the Ashes series as a wicketkeeper. But later he decided to take a break from cricket. Alex Carey, along with Josh Inglis and Matthew Wade, were also in the race for a place in the Australian Test team since Pan’s resignation. But the bet was won by Carey.

I will do my best: Carey
On being selected in Australia’s Test team, Carey said, “I am really thankful for this opportunity. This is encouraging for the upcoming Test series. My entire focus is on how I can contribute to Australia winning the Ashes series. I will do my best to make the country proud.”

Let us tell you that the first Test between Australia and England will be played in Brisbane from 8 December. The second Test will be held at the Adelaide Oval from 16-20 December. The last Ashes series was drawn 2-2.

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Australia’s squad for the first two Tests of the Ashes series: Pat Cummins (c), Steve Smith (vc), Alex Carey (wk), Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Harris, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson, Mitchell Starc, David Warner and Mitchell Sweepson.

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