Sydney - Batsman Peter Handscomb has been added to
Australia's one-day squad in India as cover for the injured Aaron Finch,
Cricket Australia said on Friday.
Finch aggravated his right calf during Australia's warm-up
on Thursday and pulled out of the rest of the training session to ice the
The aggressive opener will not be available for the opening
games of Australia's five-match ODI series against India this month.
"Aaron has had a scan in Chennai and although we
believe it is not a serious recurrence, he will not be available for the first
few one day matches here in India," team physio Alex Kountouris said in a
"He will remain with the squad whilst we assess the
injury and establish his return to play timelines."
The opening one-dayer starts in Chennai on Sunday.