Australia Team For T20 World Cup 2024

Team Australia, the ODI World Cup 2023 Champion, is expected to be a dominant force in the T20 World Cup 2024. Australia is placed in Group B alongside England, Namibia, Scotland, and Oman. Let’s take a closer look at the Australia Squad for the T20 World Cup 2024.

 In the past few years, Pat Cummins proved himself a successful skipper for Australia, winning the ICC World Test Championship and ODI World Cup. Although he is not the captain in the T20 format, most probably the management will pick him as the T20 captain for the World Cup 2024. When we talk about ICC World Cups, Australia dominates international cricket, having won 6 ODI World Cups and 1 T20 World Cup. They won the T20 World Cup in 2021 in the UAE.

Australia Squad for T20 World Cup 2024

Sr. #PlayerBatter / BowlerAge
1David WarnerBatsman37 Years
2Travis HeadBatsman30 Years
3Mitchell MarshBatsman32 Years
4Glenn MaxwellBatsman35 Years
5Matthew ShortBatsman28 Years
6Tim DavidBatsman27 Years
7Matthew Wade (WK)Batsman36 Years
8Josh Inglis (WK)Batsman28 Years
9Marcus StoinisAll Rounder34 Years
10Sean AbbottAll Rounder31 Years
11Adam ZampaSpiner31 Years
12Pat Cummins (C)Fast Bowler30 Years
13Josh HazlewoodFast Bowler33 Years
14Mitchell StarcFast Bowler34 Years
15Nathan EllisFast Bowler29 Years
Australia Squad for T20 World Cup 2024

Australia Schedule For T20 World Cup 2024

ICC has announced the schedule for T20 World Cup 2024, you can explore Australia matches list below:

Date/DayMatchVenueTime (PST)
June 6, ThursdayAustralia vs Oman, 10th Match, Group BKensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados5:30 AM
June 8, SaturdayAustralia vs England, 17th Match, Group BKensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados10:00 PM
June 12, WednesdayAustralia vs Namibia, 24th Match, Group BSir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua5:30 AM
June 16, SundayAustralia vs Scotland, 35th Match, Group BDaren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia5:30 AM

Australia T20 World Cup 24 Team Details

Openers

David Warner has retired from ODI and Test cricket but is willing to play in the upcoming T20 Cricket World Cup 2024. He is an opening batsman and a power hitter. Warner was the top run-scorer in 2023 with 925 runs in T20I, with an average of 46+. Three centuries and five fifties were also included. 

Travis Head is a left-handed batsman and opener, alongside David Warner. He has proven to be a good choice for the opening position in all crucial innings, especially in the T20 format. He played a match-winning innings in the final match of the ODI World Cup 2023 against India, scoring a much-needed century, and was also declared the Player of the Match. Travis Head will be the part of Australian squad in the T20 World Cup 2024.

Middle-Order

Australia has a strong lineup with formidable middle-order batters. Mitchell Marsh is one of the best batsmen for the one-down position. Batting stats for Marsh in 2023 indicate that he will be a crucial player in Australia squad for T20 World Cup 2024. He scored 858 runs in 20 ODIs and hit two fifties in three T20I matches in 2023.

Glenn Maxwell is, for sure, another middle-order batsman for Australia. Maxwell is a game-changing batsman who can single-handedly win the match for his team in tough situations. He is also an off-spin bowler and can take wickets when they are much needed. Maxwell played 11 ODI matches in 2023 with an average of 51.

Matthew Short and Tim David have been new talents for Team Australia for the last two years. Both are likely to be part of the Australia Squad for the T20 World Cup 2024. Tim David played last year with a 152+ strike rate, and Matthew Short had a 156 strike rate.

Wicketkeepers

Matthew Wade and Josh Inglis are the best wicketkeepers for Australia in the T20 World Cup 2024. Inglis has a good batting record with a 150+ strike rate in the T20 format. Matthew Wade is also a hard hitter who played an unbeatable inning in the T20 World Cup 2021 semifinal against Pakistan, and Australia lifted that trophy.

All-Rounders

Marcus Stoinis and Sean Abbott will be part of the Australian squad for the T20 World Cup 2024 as all-rounders. Stoinis played 13 ODIs in 2023 and scored 191 runs along with 11 wickets and he is on 5th position in ICC T20 rankings. He also participated in the ODI World Cup 2023 in India. Sean Abbott is a good selection for Caribbean seaming wickets.

Spinners

Adam Zampa, a right-arm spinner, is a very important bowler for Australia in the T20 World Cup 2024 squad. Zampa has had a very impactful track record for the last six years. In 2023, he was the leading wicket-taker with 38 wickets in 20 matches. He has never disappointed his team in big tournaments.

Fast Bowlers

Australia always comes up with the trio of pacers – Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins, and Mitchell Starc – in world-class events, and these three always perform beyond expectations to lead their team to victory. Nathan Ellis is also an option as a pacer in the squad. He picked up seven wickets in seven T20Is last year. Due to continuous success in the last year, Pat Cummins is going to lead the Aussies in the T20 World Cup 2024.

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