India vs Australia 1st T20I Brisbane: India opener Rohit Sharma turned cameraman ahead of the 1st T20I against Australia at Brisbane. Rohit was shooting Manish Pandey during a photoshoot. It seemed like the profile shot was on when Rohit found himself behind the lens. Both the players stand a chance of making the starting XI for the Brisbane T20I, wherein all probability Rohit would open, it is uncertain if Manish Pandey makes the cut.Also Read - India Tour of South Africa: All You Need to Know About the World Class Bio-Secure Arrangements Assured by Cricket South Africa
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While conducting the shoot Rohit said Manish, “Pretend as if you’re getting ready. It’ll be just 10 seconds. You’ve to do something.”
“I am going to do some direction. Let’s see how it goes. A bit of a camera work rather, not direction actually,” Rohit explained the viewers.
Ahead of the 1st T20I, Rohit made it clear that this team wants to change the history and want to make it count this time around.
“Last time we played a Test series here, although we lost two games and drew one, but I thought we played few close games, especially at Brisbane. We want to make it count this time around, there is a real good feeling inside the group. The motive is to seize all the moments and win,” he said at the press conference.
Also, if India win at Brisbane, this Indian team will become the first side to beat Australia in five consecutive T20Is on Australian soil.
Meanwhile, India has already announced a 12-man squad ahead of 1st T20I.
India 12-Man Squad: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma (vc), KL Rahul, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Rishabh Pant, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed and Yuzvendra Chahal.