Australia have received the toss and elected to bowl within the series-opening T20 conflict with India in Mohali.
With Mitch Marsh and Marcus Stoinis not on tour because of damage, energy hitter Tim David was named for his worldwide debut.
The 26-year-old has dominated in quite a few T20 home leagues all around the globe, and collection in opposition to India would thrust him into the choice combine for subsequent month’s World Cup.
“I believe he is an X-factor,” Check captain Pat Cummins mentioned of David earlier this week.
“He simply goes about it barely otherwise.”
Allrounder Cameron Inexperienced was included within the XI following his current sizzling kind within the ODI area.
Star India paceman Jasprit Bumrah, who missed the current Asia Cup with a again damage, wasn’t named for the series-opening T20 fixture.
Australia: Aaron Finch (capt), Cameron Inexperienced, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Josh Inglis, Tim David, Matthew Wade, Pat Cummins, Nathan Ellis, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
India: Rohit Sharma (capt), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal