But they face competition from Matt Renshaw, who has been handed another opportunity despite misfiring in the domestic Sheffield Shield this season.
The bowling attack remains the same with Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood comprising the three-prong pace attack while Nathan Lyon and Marnus Labuschagne being the two spinners.
Australia just went through a four-Test series at home without a centurion for the first time in history but the major reason for the floated shake-up is likely to be the fact the Sheffield Shield is now on hold for the BBL.
"Ultimately Aaron, Peter, Shaun and Mitch have not produced the performances expected of them with the bat at test level", chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns sad. "We see him as a long-term prospect as a Test player and have confidence in his ability to bounce back following a string of low scores early in the Shield season", Horns further added.
Australia announce 13-member squad for Sri Lanka Tests: Australia have made several changes to their squad for the upcoming Test series.
Pucovski was the surprise selection.
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South Africa vs Pakistan
Markram was then joined by Hashim Amla and the two ensured that the home team didn't lose any more wickets in the morning session. Allrounder Faheem Ashraf took 3-57 after being one of three players called into the side for the series-ender.
Despite apology, Hardik Pandya may not be out of trouble
Pandya said he "got a bit carried away" as he explained his bragging about his prowess with women on the show that aired Sunday. Rahul, who was more restrained of the 2 during the show, has not yet reacted to the backlash the 2 are facing on social media.
"Will Pucovski is an exciting young player who is making his mark in the Sheffield Shield".
Patterson, yet to play for Sydney Thunder this season, was part of last year's Australia A tour and scored an unbeaten century at Perth's new stadium in the first half of the Shield season.
Despite his relative inexperience, Pucovski said he was ready to step up.
"It is every kid's dream". To think that in two weeks time there is a chance I would play for my country is fantastic.
"You can't even use words to describe it".
"Matt Renshaw is a player with the ability to make big scores and at 22 years old has 10 first-class centuries".
"I'm feeling really good, as good as I have felt in a really long time", Pucovski said.
The two-Test series starts with a day-night clash in Brisbane on January 24, when the tourists will seek to record their first Test win in Australia. The second and final Test will be played at the Manuka Oval in Canberra from February 1.
Speculation has been swirling that Maxwell was overlooked because of personal differences with senior Cricket Australia officials. I've got zero knowledge of that. careless whispers, eh? "He has shown he is brilliant around the group in white-ball cricket".
The celebration continued with dinner and toasts at a Jacksonville club. "But I wasn't nervous to actually ask her". Next to a lake, Tebow installed an arbor and a bench, which he had carved with the date the couple first met.
Fast radio bursts are bright pulses of radio emission mere milliseconds in duration, thought to originate from distant galaxies. They're hoping this new data will help them figure out more details about what created them. "FRBs were an unexpected mystery".
But the Clarets have instead slapped a £50million price-tag on the England worldwide , which would make a short-term deal hard . Burnley boss Sean Dyche has denied speculations that defender James Tarkowski could move to Liverpool in January.
Pacquiao secured his first knockout in nearly nine years. "I'm just ready to go out there and prove the naysayers wrong", he said. Tuesday and Thursday we haven't really talked about it or decided anything yet. "We do have a gym we're gonna go to".
The damage from the strikes was " limited ", the news agency noted, without providing any details about possible casualties. He said the targets were primarily storage and logistics facilities used by Iran to ship weapons to Hezbollah.
The Indian selectors made a decision to rest him to keep him fresh for the limited overs series back home against Australia . Mohammed Siraj , a right-arm seamer yet to make his one-day global debut, will fill Bumrah's void in the Indian squad.
Sevilla have confirmed that they have reached an agreement in principle to sign Barcelona forward Munir El Haddadi . Sevilla had met with Morata's representatives over a potential deal but found the proposed loan move too expensive.
Nathan Soyeux, a 23-year-old student, passed away in Dijon on Monday after suffering injuries in a game in November. Compliance was shown to be well observed, with no player returning within the six-day period.
While the newly wedded couple is enjoying their happy time in beaches, social media is smitten by their vacation photos. On Thursday night, Nick Jonas shared a romantic photo with wife Priyanka and simply captioned it, "Mr and Mrs Jonas".
Ford to cut jobs in European revamp
Discussions on autonomous vehicle development and sharing Volkswagen's MEB electric vehicle platform are said to be on-going. Every Ford nameplate from the all-new Ford Focus onwards will include an electrified option.
Apple sees significant slump in iPhone sales
Apple has been an absolute juggernaut in terms of sales, growth, revenue, and profit for shareholders. The Chinese government has condemned the arrest and demanded her release.
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Gerbrandt Grobler starts for Gloucester against his former side, with England out-half Danny Cipriani selected at out-half. Pool 2 is evenly poised ahead of the weekend's clashes with all four sides vying for top spot and a quarter-final place.
Boogie Cousins Set to Make Warriors Debut
With the addition of a healthy Cousins, head coach Steve Kerr can stagger his lineups accordingly to give his other stars a rest. They play both the Clippers and the Lakers during that trip, on the 18th and 21st of January, respectively.
World Number One Halep Dumped In Sydney
For me, it's another tennis player across the court. "Obviously it's disappointing, but the sun will come up tomorrow". I had no inspiration in some important points. "I felt like it was really clean considering the conditions".
Paris explosion: Multiple injuries reported
Images shared on social media showed the area around Rue De Montyon covered in debris with a fire raging in at least one building. The explosion came amid heavy security in Paris and around France for the ninth successive weekend of yellow vest protests.