Regular skipper Shane Watson has picked up a calf injury and is unlikely to play this game while there are still doubts hanging over Andre Russell’s availability. England’s limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan has been signed by the team.
Pat Cummins, Jake Doran, Fawad Ahmed, Ryan Gibson, Chris Hartley, Usman Khawaja, Alister McDermott, Clint McKay, Kurtis Patterson, Ben Rohrer, Gurinder Sandhu, Shane Watson, Aiden Blizzard, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Eoin Morgan, Arjun Nair, Andre Russell
Sydney Sixers could be without their front-line bowlers Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Jackson Bird who are all away on national duties. Their bowling attack could be weakened further if one of Nathan Lyon or Steve O’Keefe leaves to play for Australia.
Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Johan Botha, Ryan Carters, Ben Dwarshuis, Brad Haddin, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques(c), Nathan Lyon, Nic Maddinson, Steve O’Keefe, Jordan Silk, Mitchell Starc, Sam Billings, Doug Bollinger, Daniel Hughes, Joe Mennie, Jason Roy