Nathan Coultier-Nile set to make Oz ODI debut, Fawad Ahmed too gets a chance

Sydney, Aug 16 (ANI): The Australian ODI squad that is set to take on England in a five-game series has named new players including Nathan Coulter-Nile and Fawad Ahmed.

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Mitchell Johnson and Shaun Marsh have also been included in the Australian team that will take on England in a series that starts with a warm-up against Scotland on September 3, and both of these players represent Western Australia.

Coulter-Nile was among the pick of Australia's bowlers in Australia A's 50-run loss to India A in the tri-series final in Pretoria, taking 3-35 off 9.2 overs, and if selected to play he will make his ODI debut, the report said.

Michael Clarke has been named as captain, while George Bailey will be vice-captain.

Fawad Ahmed has also been given a chance.


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