AUS vs WI 2022: West Indies Tour of Australia 2022 Schedule, Squad

West Indies tour of Australia 2022 

West Indies Tour of Australia 2022: The West Indies cricket team are scheduled to tour Australia to play 2 T20I matches as a preparation series for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2022 which is scheduled to play in Australia.

Along with the two-match T20I series, both teams will lock their horns to play 2 Test matches which are a part of the 2021–2023 ICC World Test Championship.

West Indies Tour of Australia 2022 

Notably, the tour was scheduled to take place in October 2020. Originally the matches would have been used as warm-up fixtures for the 2020 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

However, in July 2020, the International Cricket Council (ICC) postponed the T20 World Cup until 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Australia vs West Indies 2022 Schedule

West Indies tour of Australia 2022: The first match of the series is scheduled to play on October 5 in Carrara Oval, Queensland while the second match is scheduled to play on October 7 in The Gabba, Brisbane.

The two Tests matches will be played post the ICC T20 World Cup 2022. The first Test match will be played on November 30 while the second Test match is scheduled to play on December 08. Following are the details of the full West Indies tour of Australia 2022 schedule:

Date Match Venue Time(IST) Time(GMT)
Oct 05, Wed Australia vs West Indies, 1st T20I Carrara Oval, Queensland 1:40 PM 08:10 AM GMT / 06:10 PM LOCAL
Oct 07, Fri Australia vs West Indies, 2nd T20I The Gabba, Brisbane 1:40 PM 08:10 AM GMT / 06:10 PM LOCAL
Nov 30 – Dec 04 Australia vs West Indies, 1st Test Perth Stadium, Perth 7:50 AM 02:20 AM GMT / 10:20 AM LOCAL
Dec 08 – Dec 12 Australia vs West Indies, 2nd Test Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 9:30 AM 04:00 AM GMT / 02:30 PM LOCAL

Australia vs West Indies 2022 Squad

West Indies tour of Australia 2022: Nicholas Pooran has been named as the captain for West Indies’ T20I side while ICC T20 World Cup 2021 winning captain Aaron Finch will lead the Australian side.

Recently, Aaron Finch led Australian cricket team lost a 3 match T20I series against India, thus winning the West Indies T20I series will boost their confidence for the World Cup tournament.

West Indies T20I Squad

West Indies announced a powerpack squad for the T20I series where Bowling Allrounder Jason Holder has been included along with Johnson Charles as the secondary wicketkeeper. Following are the full list of squad details of the West Indies cricket team for the West Indies tour of Australia 2022:

Nicholas Pooran
Nicholas Pooran
Player Role
Rovman Powell Batsman
Shimron Hetmyer Batsman
Brandon King Batsman
Evin Lewis Batsman
Kyle Mayers Batting Allrounder
Yannic Cariah Bowling Allrounder
Jason Holder Bowling Allrounder
Raymon Reifer Bowling Allrounder
Nicholas Pooran (Captain) WK-Batsman
Johnson Charles WK-Batsman
Sheldon Cottrell Bowler
Akeal Hosein Bowler
Alzarri Joseph Bowler
Obed McCoy Bowler
Odean Smith Bowler

Australia T20I Squad

Domestic cricket sensation Tim David has been named in the Australian squad while Australia’s key player Matthew Wade who played a crucial role in ICC T20 World Cup 2021 has been named in the squad. Following are the details of the Australian T20I squad for the West Indies tour of Australia 2022:

Aaron Finch
Aaron Finch
Player Role
Aaron Finch (Captain) Batsman
Steven Smith Batsman
David Warner Batsman
Tim David Batting Allrounder
Mitchell Marsh Batting Allrounder
Glenn Maxwell Batting Allrounder
Marcus Stoinis Batting Allrounder
Ashton Agar Bowling Allrounder
Josh Inglis WK-Batsman
Matthew Wade WK-Batsman
Pat Cummins Bowler
Josh Hazlewood Bowler
Kane Richardson Bowler
Mitchell Starc Bowler
Adam Zampa Bowler

West Indies Test Squad

Kraigg Brathwaite has been named as the West Indies captain for the Test series against Australia. Following are the details of the West Indies Test squad for Australia vs West Indies 2022 series.

Player Role
Kraigg Brathwaite (Captain) Batsman
Jermaine Blackwood Batsman
Shamarh Brooks Batsman
Nkrumah Bonner Batting Allrounder
Tagenarine Chanderpaul Batting Allrounder
Kyle Mayers Batting Allrounder
Roston Chase Bowling Allrounder
Jason Holder Bowling Allrounder
Raymon Reifer Bowling Allrounder
Joshua Da Silva WK-Batsman
Devon Thomas WK-Batsman
Alzarri Joseph Bowler
Anderson Phillip Bowler
Kemar Roach Bowler
Jayden Seales Bowler

Australia Test Squad

Pat Cummins will lead the Australian cricket team in the Test series against West Indies while Alex Carey named as the wicket-keeper of the team. Following are the details of the Australian Test squad for the Australia vs West Indies 2022 series.

Player Role
Pat Cummins (C) Bowler
Scott Boland Bowler
Alex Carey (WK) WK -Batsman
Cameron Green Bowling All-rounder
Marcus Harris Batsman
Josh Hazlewood Bowler
Travis Head Batting Allrounder
Usman Khawaja Batsman
Marnus Labuschagne Batting Allrounder
Nathan Lyon Bowler
Steve Smith Batsman
Mitchell Starc Bowler
David Warner Batsman