Former India player Wasim Jaffer named his playing XI for the first ODI against Australia. The game will be played on Friday, March 17, at the Wankhede Stadium,
India recently won the Test series by a 2-1 against the Aussies. Steve Smith will lead the visitors in the absence of Pat Cummins, who is staying back in Australia after the death of his mother.
Meanwhile, fans were unhappy with KL Rahul’s place in Jaffer’s team and roasted the Indian batter, who was dropped from the main squad in the last two Tests against Australia.
They trolled KL for his below-par performances.
The Men in Blue will play three one-day internationals before the Indian Premier League 2023. India are without regular captain Rohit Sharma, who is out of the first contest due to personal reason. Hardik Pandya will lead India in his absence.