Kane Richardson will be part of the Australian squad for the forthcoming Twenty20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman. Kane Richardson has withdrawn his name from the upcoming IPL second phase so he can concentrate on the World T20. “Kane Richardson has chosen to stay home instead of featuring for IPL 2021 in the UAE. And Adam Zampa on the other hand is yet to finalize his plans for the assignment in the UAE.” – According to Cricket Australia
Zampa may consider his availability, but Kane confirms he is not available. Kane and Zampa both played for RCB in the IPL.
Australia Squad for T20 World cup
Aron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins (VC), Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa
Nathan Ellis, Daniel Sams, and Dan Christian are also retained as travelling reserves. All eyes are on Australia’s playing 11 since they are yet to win a Twenty20 World Cup.
Kane T20 Profile
Kane has played 26 t20 internationals, taking 29 wickets with an economy rate of 7.92 and a bowling average of 3-18. He was a Rajasthan Royals player in 2013, was purchased by RCB in 2014, and was also part of the runner-up RCB team in 2016. In this IPL, he has taken 12 wickets in two matches for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. He played 15 matches in the IPL and took 19 wickets.