Update on India's squad vs Australia, IPL schedule and more - Cricket News Today, 12th February 2019
A warm welcome to yet another edition of Sportskeeda's Cricket News Today, a round-up of the latest updates from the world of cricket. There's a small break for Team India fans with the conclusion of the New Zealand series, but the action will soon resume, in the form of the home series against Australia, with the IPL not very far away.
Here are some of the top stories from the day -
India's ODI squad against Australia to be announced on Feb 15
After a successful tour of Australia, India will play host for the second leg of the limited-overs series beginning February 24, with 2 T20Is and 5 ODIs planned. While the Australia squad has been announced, India is expected to release their list of players on February 15.
The spotlight will be on the senior players, and how they fit in the team in the lead-up to the World Cup. According to the Times of India, there are signs that Rohit Sharma might get some rest, and the committee is expected to continue their workload balancing ahead of the 50-overs tournament - as seen in the past, when players like Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah were rested.