Cricket Australia Announced the Squad for T20 World Cup 2022
Cricket Australia (CA) has revealed its 15-man Squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022. Tim David is the sole new member of the Australian team announced. The transition from associate member Singapore is complete, and Team David has been picked for the first time by Australian selectors.
The T20 World Cup will be contested in Australia this year. Cricket Australia has selected the team to defend the World Cup. Tim David was unexpectedly named to the World Cup team. Only Mitchell Swepson has left off the T20 World Cup roster for 2021.
Tim David is a middle-order batsman born in Singapore. After making a reputation for himself in T20 competitions throughout the world, including the BBL, he enters the Australian set up outside of the national or state contract structure. His lone current contract in Australian cricket is with the Hobart Hurricanes, and he has previously represented Singapore in 14 Twenty20 Internationals.
George Bailey, the Australian Chair of Selectors, greeted Tim David. And claimed that Swepson was released by Cricket Australia owing to team requirements and restrictions.
The 2022 T20 World Cup will take place in seven Australian locations. The conflict will begin on October 16. The competition will conclude on November 13 with the final match. The next World Cup will have 45 matches, identical to the current tournament. Australia’s World Cup campaign begins on October 22 in Sydney against their trans-Tasman rivals, New Zealand.
Australia T20 World Cup Squad:
Aaron Finch (captain), Ashton Agger, Pat Cummins, Tim David, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Josh Inglis (wicketkeeper), Mitchell Starc, Marcus Steinis, Matthew Wade, David Warner, and Adam Zampa.