Australian Top Order Batting puzzle

Australian Cricket team have arrived to South Africa on Monday morning and the first job of the selector is to figure out which opening top order combination will suit best against Proteas on Friday’s opening T20. Aussies have selected four opener specialist and it’s still ambiguous with which opening  combination, they will play against South Africa. It’s arduous to select the best opening pair in players like  Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, David Warner, and Shane Watson?


These are some of the choices, selectors have to make before the T20 World Cup in India:

Aaron Finch   Usman Khawaja

Aaron Finch   David Warner

Aaron Finch   Shane Watson

Usman Khawaja  Shane Watson

David Warner  Shane Watson

David Warner  Usman Khawaja

“We’ve got some very talented and destructive batters up the top of the order we can choose from,” Smith said.

“I guess we’ll wait and see what our best combination is.”

Australian Cricket Team squad for T20 World Cup: Steve Smith (captain), David Warner (vice captain), Usman Khawaja, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Aaron Finch, Glenn Maxwell, James Faulkner, Shane Watson , John Hastings, Ashton Agar, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa.


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