Khawaja shuffle adds intrigue to Test squad
Usman Khawaja will be an Australian Test aspirant one day and a Twenty20 billboard the next after a hurried compromise between Cricket Australia and the Sydney Thunder following Michael Clarke’s forced withdrawal from the opening round of the BBL.
Named as captain of the CA Chairman’s XI to face the Sri Lankans in Canberra from Thursday, Khawaja will be withdrawn from the match on the Saturday morning and fly up to Sydney in time to take part in the Thunder’s opening match against the Sydney Sixers at the SCG.
After Australia’s team physio Alex Kountouris strongly recommended that Clarke…
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