Australia sprang a surprise by axing all-rounder Mitch Marsh on Wednesday for the first Test against India, as Usman Khawaja's return was confirmed despite the shock of his brother's arrest.
The absence of Steve Smith and David Warner who are serving ball-tampering bans has tilted the favour, albeit slightly, in favour of the visiting team.
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"We know he's good enough to be a genuine all-rounder at test level".
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"We are taking the opportunity at the moment to go back and play a Shield game and get some cricket under belt".
Archie Schiller will be part of the squad for the Boxing Day Test match against the subcontinent giants that will start on December 26 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Both teams wil play four-Test matches which will be followed by a 3-match ODI series.
Though selectors will be mindful of keeping Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins available all series, they believe their prized quicks can shoulder an extra workload while fresh. We've obviously got a lot of confidence in Nathan Lyon bowling a lot of overs if we need to.
Without Marsh's seamers, there will be added pressure on Lyon, the greatest finger-spinner the country has produced, to maintain his exemplary form, which would enable Paine to give his quicks longer breaks between spells.
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The coach also said that young Marcus Harris will make his debut and he will open the innings along with Aaron Finch. "It's probably unlikely that we'll use the three quicks as much as we will in this game, throughout the whole series as it wears on - but this being the first Test we think they'll do the job".
India are the number one ranked Test team in the world right now and they will never have a better chance of winning a Test series in Australia having failed to do so in any of their previous 11 attempts.
"In terms of skill, in terms of experience, in terms of how we are playing, our mindset, we definitely feel we have the ability to win a series here", said Kohli.
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