Australian batsmen Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell have decided to direct their focus firmly on the 2019 World Cup and have opted not to participate in the 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL), reports ESPNcricinfo.
Australia ODI captain Aaron Finch has suffered an injury scare ahead of the first ODI against the Proteas.
The esteem with which T20 cricket is held in the world game was highlighted with the unveiling of the biscuit-shaped trophy that is up for grabs in Australia’s upcoming T20 contest with Pakistan.
Australia could give debuts to as many as four players as they look to rebuild their Test team after the Newlands ball-tampering scandal.
Aaron Finch speaks about setting the new highest score in T20Is by scoring 172 against Zimbabwe.
Australia captain Aaron Finch broke his own record for the highest T20I score by smashing 16 fours and 10 sixes for his 172 to help his side to 229-2 against Zimbabwe.