This article is going to be interesting because today we shall tell you about the defending champions in the mega event i.e. Australia Cricket Team. The recent decline in their performance has been disappointed where they lost their test series to both Pakistan and India. In fact, Indian Cricket Team even defeated them in the ODI series and the circumstances do not seem suitable for the defending champions. Well, we shall discuss more when we are done with Australia Cricket Team Schedule, Squad, and Rankings in World Cup 2019.
Australia National Cricket Team
A lot can be said and predicted about how this Cricket World Cup 2019 is going to be. However, what will be fascinating if Australia Cricket Team makes a perfect come back which doesn’t seem likely though given that their recent performances have been so bad. The Cricketing Mega Event shall take place in England & Wales and it will start on 30th May, 2019.
Among other things we are looking forward to in this World Cup, the performance of Australian team is one of them. We shall now move ahead and list their schedule for the tournament.
Australia Cricket Team Schedule for World Cup 2019:
The matches, their dates, venues, and opponents of Australia Cricket Team in the group stage of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 are mentioned below:
1st Match: Australia vs Afghanistan shall be their 1st fixture in Cricket World Cup 2019 which will be played on 1st June, 2019 at 5:30 (PST).
Match 2: Australia vs West Indies match date 6th June, 2019 at 2:30 and this will be their 2nd fixture in the group stages.
Match 3: Australia vs India is their 3rd match and it will be played on 9th June, 2019 at 2:30 pm. The venue for this match will be The Oval.
Match 4: Australia vs Pakistan will be played on 12th June, 2019 at 2:30 pm. This is going to be 4th Australian fixture in World Cup.
Match 5: Australia vs Sri Lanka will be the 5th fixture they are going to play on 15th June, 2019 at 2:30 pm.
Match 6: Australia vs Bangladesh, the sixth Australian match in World Cup 2019 will be played on 20th June, 2019.
After the group stages, you can see the schedule for knockout stages on this same page.
Australia National Cricket Team Players:
Australia Cricket Team’s choice of 30 players for World Cup 2019 is:
- AC Agar
- JP Behrendorff
- AT Carey
- NM Coulter-Nile
- PJ Cummins
- AJ Finch
- PSP Handscomb
- JR Hazlewood
- TM Head
- UT Khawaja
- CA Lynn
- NM Lyon
- MR Marsh
- SE Marsh
- GJ Maxwell
- MG Neser
- TD Paine
- JA Richardson
- KW Richardson
- DJM Short
- PM Siddle
- SPD Smith
- B Stanlake
- MA Starc
- MP Stoinis
- AJ Tye
- MS Wade
- DA Warner
- CL White
- A Zampa
Australia Cricket Team Ranking for World Cup 2019:
Australia Cricket Team currently holds the 6th spot on ICC ODI Rankings which is the worst in their history. We really hope the defending champions do better than their ranking.