India vs Australia 2019: Australian cricket team launched a new don retro kit for the upcoming ODIs versus India, which resembles the jersey used in the 80s’. Aaron Finch’s Australia is ready to take us back to our childhood with the new kit which should create a frenzy among the 80s kids. It is the green and gold kit, the one worn by Allan Border’s men against India in 1986. The question is will it bring about a change in fortune for the hosts, who have recently lost 2-1 to India in the four-match Test series? Also Read - IPL 2020: RCB Skipper Virat Kohli Reveals His Cricket Superstition While in Conversation With Pep Guardiola
“It’s pretty awesome actually,” Siddle was quoted as saying by cricket.com.au Also Read - Not Far From Achieving my Dream of Becoming MMA World Champion: Ritu Phogat
“We found out the other day we were going to be in it, so the boys were a bit excited to get their pack and open up and check it out. Also Read - India vs Australia 2020: Virat Kohli And Co. Allowed to Train in Quarantine by NSW Government
“Everyone is very impressed.”
“The 34-year-old, who is making a return to the ODI squad didn’t rule out adding a headband to his wardrobe as well, I might just pull out the headband,” he said.
“I’ll have to ask Zamps (Adam Zampa) to borrow one of his and go with the DK (Lillee) headband.
“We’ll see what we pull out on Saturday,” he added.
India will take on Australia in three ODIs, starting with the first one in Sydney on Saturday, followed by games in Adelaide and Melbourne.
Meanwhile, BCCI has announced a limited overs schedule where Australia will tour India starting February 24-March 13 2019. This will be followed by the Indian Premier League starting March 23. Australia will play India in a two T20Is and five ODIs. The T20Is will start at 7:00 PM IST, whereas the five ODIs, which will start from 1:00 PM IST.