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Suryakumar Yadav-led Team India is currently taking on Australia in the third of the five-match T20I series. While the Men in Blue are coming into the game tonight after taking a 2-0 lead in the series, Matthew Wade’s Australia will look to bounce back to restrict a series win for the hosts.

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But as the two skippers took the field in third T20I, Suryakumar Yadav, the stand-in skipper for Team India revealed a change in the side. SKY at the toss said that Avesh Khan will come in replacing Mukesh Kumar, who is all set to tie a knot. “One change for us - Avesh Khan replaces Mukesh, who is playing his biggest game, he’s getting married,  and we wish him all the best,” SKY quoted.

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In the third T20I, Australia won the toss and invited the hosts to bat first. Talking about Australia, the Matthew Wade-led side made three notable changes in the ide for the third T20I as Travis Head, Jason Behrendorff and Kane Richardson come in for Short, Sean Abbott and Adam Zampa.

India’s Playing XI: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav (C), Rinku Singh, Tilak Varma, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna.

Australia’s Playing XI: Travis Head, Aaron Hardie, Josh Inglis, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Tim David, Matthew Wade (wk/c), Nathan Ellis, Jaon Behrendorff, Tanveer Sangha, Kane Richardson.