Australia Test Squad 2024 and match schedule has been announced. Australia is ready for a two-match Test series against the West Indies as a part of their cricket season in 2024. They’ve announced their squads not only for the Tests but also for the One Day Internationals and t20. Holding the title of world champions in both Test and ODI formats, Australia is determined to further solidify their position in the World Test Championship. Currently leading the standings with 54 points earned from The Ashes and a series against Pakistan, Australia aims to continue their winning streak.

Test Series Schedule AUS vs WI 2024:

Australia vs West Indies, 1st Test:

Dates: January 17 (Wednesday) to January 21 (Sunday)
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

Australia vs West Indies, 2nd Test:

Dates: January 25 (Thursday) to January 29 (Monday)
Venue: The Gabba, Brisbane

Australia Test Squad 2024:

BATTERSAlex Carey† Wicketkeeper Batter
Travis HeadMiddle order Batter
Usman KhawajaTop order Batter
Marnus LabuschagneBatter
Matt RenshawBatter
Steven SmithMiddle order Batter
ALLROUNDERSCameron GreenBatting Allrounder
Mitchell MarshAllrounder
BOWLERSPat Cummins(c)Right arm Fast medium
Scott BolandRight arm Fast
Josh HazlewoodRight arm Fast medium
Nathan LyonRight arm Offbreak
Mitchell StarcLeft arm Fast

Also Check: West Indies Test Squad For Australia 2024

Captain and Coach of Australia:

Australian captain:

In 2021, Pat Cummins assumed the role of Australia’s captain, taking over just before the Ashes series after Tim Paine’s resignation. Notably, he made history by becoming the first Australian fast-bowler to hold the captaincy full-time, with Steve Smith appointed as his deputy.Pat Cummins led Australia to a highly successful Ashes campaign, resulting in a convincing 4-0 victory.

Australia test squad 2024 led by Pat Cummins

Australia test squad 2024 led by Pat Cummins against West Indies

Aaron Finch’s retirement in 2022, Cummins extended his captaincy to Australia’s limited-overs format. His leadership reached a pinnacle in 2023 when Australia, under his guidance, secured the World Test Championship title, defeating India by a substantial 209-run margin at The Oval. Recognizing his captaincy prowess, Cummins was selected as the captain of Australia’s 15-member squad for the 2023 Cricket World Cup. Additionally, Cummins continued to lead as captain in the Test series against West Indies in 2024.

Head Coach Australia:

Andrew McDonald, a coach with experience in both the UK and Australia, became the Head Coach of the Australian Men’s Team in 2022. In this role, he is in charge of coaching the Men’s Test, ODI, and T20 sides. Currently, he is leading the Test squad against West Indies in 2024.


Q. What is the Australia test schedule vs West indies 2024?
A. The series comprises two Tests, scheduled from January 17 to 21 at Adelaide Oval and January 25 to 29 at The Gabba.

Q. Who is the captain of australia test squad vs west indies 2024?
A. Pat Cummins assumed the captaincy in 2021, becoming the first Australian fast-bowler in this role.

Q. When did Australia win the World Test Championship under Pat Cummins’ captaincy?
A. Australia secured the World Test Championship in 2023, defeating India by 209 runs at The Oval.

Q. Who is the Head Coach of the Australian Men’s Team in 2024?
A. Andrew McDonald has been the Head Coach since 2022, overseeing the Test, ODI, and T20 sides.

Q. What are key players in Australia’s Test Squad 2024?
A. Key players include Alex Carey, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, and Pat Cummins.