Shaun Marsh, who finished as the highest run-scorer in the Big Bash League, was rewarded with a call-up to the Australian Twenty20 squad, while there was no place for David Hussey, the veteran batsman.
Several cricketers who did well in the Big Bash League are part of the 12-man squad that will take on Sri Lanka in two T20 Internationals on January 26 and 28. The squad is markedly different from the team that reached the semifinal of the World Twenty20 2012 in Sri Lanka in September-October 2012, with as many as six new faces.
“Each of these six, Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, Adam Voges, Ben Cutting, James Faulkner and Ben Laughli has shown outstanding form in the T20 format over the past two months,” said John Inverarity, the chief selector.Read more
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