Australia has confirmed his selection of Tim Paine pump reminiscent sensationally after a seven-year absence of test cricket, with wicketkeeper ready to take the gloves for Magellan’s ashes.
Paine, who was not maintained in Tasmania in his first three rounds JLT Sheffield Shield due to the presence of current test glove Matthew Wade, dust off your Baggy Green after noticeably overcoming both Wade and his predecessor Peter Nevill.
The inclusion of Shock 32 occurs when opener Cameron Bancroft was also named in the 13-man squad for the first two games of the series, while veteran drummer Shaun Marsh in the national season earned him a reminder to the Tests team
Bowling actions were reinforced by the inclusion of South Australia’s Chadd Sayers, who could be on-line for his debut on the day of the event and at night in his native Adelaide Oval for the second test.
Bancroft, 24, opened the bat with vice-captain David Warner and became Australia’s No. 451 test player.
Squadron Australia: Steve Smith (c), David Warner (vc), Cameron Bancroft, Usman Khawaja, Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh, Tim Paine (week), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, Bird Jackson, Chadd Sayers