The Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 will start on February 2 and run till February 6 in Australia.

After a dramatic Test series, Australia are all set to host West Indies for a three-match ODI series at home. Currently, the hosts are ranked second in the ICC Men’s ODI rankings, while the Men from the Caribbean are placed 10th in the rankings.

As far as the head-to-head battle is concerned, the hosts have an edge over the Maroons in the 50-over format, winning 76 games out of 143. Meanwhile, West Indies have also registered 61 wins. So far, three matches each have ended in no result and ties.

The Aussies have named a new-look squad for the three upcoming ODIs. They have named several players who weren't part of the team that won the 2023 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup in India.

The hosts are looking to build the next group of ODI players since they have rested the likes of Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazelwood, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, and Marcus Stoinis.

Meanwhile, Steve Smith has been named the captain of the team with Lance Morris, Will Sutherland, Xavier Bartlett, and Aaron Hardie among the fresh faces in the side.

On the other hand, West Indies will be entering the ODI series with a much-happier camp after rewriting history at the Gabba. Riding on Shamar Joseph’s 7 for 68, the Windies won their first Test match since 2003 against Australia.

West Indies last won an ODI series against Australia in 1995. Led by Shai Hope, West Indies will have the luxury of Alzarri Joseph, Oshane Thomas, Roston Chase, and Romario Shepherd in the three-match ODI series.

As per the Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 schedule, the opening fixture of the series will be played at Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne on February 2. The second and third ODIs are also scheduled in Sydney and Canberra respectively.

Where to watch Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 live in India

Live streaming of Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 will be available on the Disney+Hotstar app and website in India.

Live telecast of the Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 will be available on the Star Sports Network in India.

Australia vs West Indies ODIs 2024 schedule and live match start times

All timings are in India Standard Time (IST)

Friday, February 2

Australia vs West Indies, 1st ODI - 9:00 AM

Sunday, February 4

Australia vs West Indies, 2nd ODI - 9:00 AM

Tuesday, February 6

Australia vs West Indies, 3rd ODI - 9:00 AM

Australia vs West Indies ODI squads 2024

Australia: Steven Smith (c), Travis Head (vc), Sean Abbott, Xavier Bartlett, Cameron Green, Aaron Hardie, Josh Inglis, Marnus Labuschagne, Jake Fraser-McGurk, Lance Morris, Matt Short, Adam Zampa, Will Sutherland

West Indies: Shai Hope (c), Alzarri Joseph (vc), Alick Athanaz, Teddy Bishop, Keacy Carty, Roston Chase, Matthew Forde, Justin Greaves, Kavem Hodge, Tevin Imlach, Gudakesh Motie, Kjorn Ottley, Romario Shepherd, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh Jr.

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