Australian opening batsman Will Pucovski failed a health take a look at Thursday and was dominated out of the series-deciding fourth Take a look at towards India, with Marcus Harris taking his place. The 22-year-old, who made his debut within the drawn third Take a look at at Sydney, cracking a formidable 62 within the first innings, dislocated his shoulder whereas fielding within the match. “Will Pucovski will not play tomorrow,” stated Australia captain Tim Paine.
“He tried to coach this morning and did not fairly come up, so he could have a bit of labor to do with our medicos, I would think about, to see the place he goes from right here.
“He is lacking this Take a look at match and Marcus Harris will exchange him.”
Paine added that barring late mishaps, it will doubtless be the one change to the group that performed the tense drawn Test in Sydney, leaving the four-match collection locked at 1-1 heading into Brisbane.
Harris, who made his debut towards India at Adelaide two years in the past, has performed 9 Checks however not featured since Australia retained the Ashes in England final 12 months.
“He’ll are available in and open the batting and searching ahead to seeing what he can do,” stated Paine. “He is a no fuss, superb participant.”
Australia (possible): David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Matthew Wade, Cameron Inexperienced, Tim Paine (capt), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood
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