Australia Squad for Sri Lanka Tour: Australia has announced its full strong team in all three formats for the tour of Sri Lanka to be held in June-July. The Australia team will play two Tests in Galle, for which a 16-member team has been selected. However, Marcus Harris did not get a place in this. The tour will begin with three T20 matches followed by five ODIs.
Australian team adorned with star players
Star players Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, David Warner, Steve Smith, Matthew Wade and Glenn Maxwell have returned to the limited overs squads. This will be the new head coach Andrew McDonald’s first tour with the team. Test captain Pat Cummins is not in the T20 squad while spinner Adam Zampa will be ruled out for the entire tour due to the birth of his first child. Australia A team will play two four-day matches in Hambantota.
Test: Pat Cummins (c), Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Greene, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Usman Khawaja, Mornus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Sweepson, David Warner
ODI: Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Mornus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Sweepson, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis
T20: Aaron Finch (c), Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Sweepson, David Warner, Matthew Wade, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson
7 June: 1st T20I, Colombo
8 June: 2nd T20I, Colombo
June 11: Third T20, Kandy
June 14: 1st ODI, Kandy
16 June: 2nd ODI, Kandy
19 June: 3rd ODI, Colombo
June 21: 4th ODI, Colombo
June 24: Fifth ODI, Colombo
29 June to 3 July: 1st Test, Galle
8-12 July: Second Test, Galle