New Delhi: Under-performing opener Gautam Gambhir was shown the door with Shikhar Dhawan being his surprise replacement in the 15-member Indian cricket squad for the first two Tests against Australia starting February 22 in Chennai.

Schedule for India-Australia Test series

Allrounders Glenn Maxwell and Moises Henriques were handed a Test call up in Australia's 17-member squad as the Australian selectors decided to go for a strong bowling attack for their four-Test tour of India.

India vs Australia head-to-head for Test series
MS Dhoni (capt) Michael Clarke (capt)
Virender Sehwag Shane Watson
Sachin Tendulkar David Warner
Virat Kohli Phil Hughes
Ajinkya Rahane Jackson Bird
Cheteshwar Pujara Usman Khawaja
M Vijay Ed Cowan
Shikhar Dhawan Steve Smith
Ravindra Jadeja Matthew Wade
R Ashwin Glenn Maxwell
Pragyan Ojha Moises Henriques
Harbhajan Singh Mitchell Johnson
Ishant Sharma
Peter Siddle
Bhuvneshwar Kumar James Pattinson
Ashok Dinda Mitchell Starc
-- Nathan Lyon
-- Xavier Doherty
Coach-Duncan Fletcher Coach-Mickey Arthur

* Indian sqaud for the first two Tests only.

(JPN/Agencies) 

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