BBL form highlights how badly selectors need to refresh ageing Australian T20 team with new blood

BBL form highlights how badly selectors need to refresh ageing Australian T20 team with new blood

In the lead-up to the T20 World Cup defence on home soil last October, the national selectors decided they couldn’t have both Aaron Finch and Steve Smith in the batting line-up. They’re too similar, they can score at a decent rate and even consistently clear the boundaries when they get going but as the T20 game gravitates towards instant power hitters, either Finch or Smith would have to go. And despite calls from across the nation in the lead-up to …