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To prepare for the T20 World Cup to be held this year, Team India will play a home series of 3 T20 matches against Australia in September. This year the T20 World Cup is to be held in Australia from 16 October to 13 November.
According to a sports website, the Australian team led by Aaron Finch will play home series of white ball with Zimbabwe and New Zealand team in August-September. After that in September, the Australian team will tour India for a series of 3 T20 matches. Then the Australian team will play a 3-3 T20 series against West Indies and England at home.
Australia captured the last series
Australia last toured India in 2018-19. Then the 2 T20 series was captured 2-0.
In the T20 World Cup held in UAE last year, Australia captured it by defeating New Zealand.
Australia tour India for Test series in February-March next year
After touring India in September before the T20 World Cup, the Australian team will also play a 4-match Test series under the World Test Championship in February-March next year. The last time the Australian team toured India for a Test series was in 2017. Then the Kangaroo team had to face defeat 4-0. The last time the Australian team won a Test series in India was in 2004-05.
India is in Group-2 in T20 World Cup
Teams are divided into two groups for the Super 12 of T20 World Cup 2022. India and Pakistan are in Group 2. There are also teams from South Africa and Bangladesh in this group and apart from these 2 teams will qualify. England, New Zealand, Australia and Afghanistan are in Group 1. Apart from these, two teams will also qualify in this group.