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T20 World Cup 2024: Top 5 Australian Players to Watch

T20 World Cup 2024: Top 5 Australian Players to Watch
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Australia named a strong 15-player squad for the ICC T20 World Cup 2024 set to begin on June 4th in the USA and the West Indies. The 2021 World Cup winners are now prepare to thrive in the upcoming edition boasting a mix of talented youngsters and skilful experienced players.

While all players possess different qualities, some of them are exceptional in their depart. In this blog, we will discuss top 5 players on the basis of their recent performances and overall stats in the shortest format. They will be surely categorized in the list of Australian players to watch in the World Cup 2024.

Australian players to watch in T20 World Cup 2024

Let’s begin:

1) Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins has shown his mastery in leadership ever since he has taken charge of Australia’s captaincy. Not only on an international level, but he was a player to watch in the IPL 2024, taking Sunrisers Hyderabad to the final. While the grand showdown did not end in Orange Jersey’s favour, Pat’s experience will make him one of the Australian players to watch in the T20 World Cup.

The 31-year-old bowler has played 52 T20Is and owns 57 wickets at an economy rate of 7.43. He has also made his impact in various T20 leagues across the world. Here is the glimpse of his performance:

2) Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc is one of the players in Australia’s fast bowling roaster for the upcoming World Cup. The 32-year-old has featured in 60 T20Is bagging 74 wickets at an average of 23.33.

His best spell of 4/20 further highlight’s Starc’s impact in the format which indicates that he will be one of the players to keep an eye on during the tournament.

3) David Warner

David Warner is one of the experienced players in Australia’s T20 World Cup 2024 squad. He carries an experience of 103 T20I matches with a high score of 100* in the format. Having 3099 runs at a strike rate of 142.67, Warner is a must-add in the list of top 5 Australian players to watch in the T20 World Cup.

While Warner could only score 168 runs from eight innings in IPL 2024, his skills should not be taken for granted given his past performances at the top order.

4) Cameron Green

The 24-year-old batting all-rounder has proved his worth on multiple occasions. Cameron Green, making his T20I debut in 2022, has amassed 139 runs from eight innings and five wickets from seven innings.

Although he does not have extensive experience in the format, he can surely come as a surprise package for the opponent bowlers. In the recently concluded IPL 2024, Green showed his mastery on and off.

5) Matthew Wade

The 36-year-old wicketkeeping batter has often taken the internet by storm with his exceptional performances. Wade, who made his T20I debut in 2011 against South Africa, has featured in 64 T20Is since then. Having amassed 1175 runs with a highest score of 80, he will be a useful asset for Australia in the middle-order.

He also boasts 55 catches and six stumps in his T20I wicketkeeping record. Given his past match-winning performances, Wade will surely be one of the Australian players to watch in the World Cup 2024.

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