Hazelwood to make Test debut

16 Dec 2014

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New South Wales quick Josh Hazelwood will make his long-awaited Test debut for Australia, after being called into the side for the Gabba Test.

Mitchell Starc received a recall for the second Test, after Ryan Harris succumbed to injury and Peter Siddle was dropped from the XI.

It will Steve Smith's first match in charge of the side after it was confirmed that he will lead the team in the absence of skipper Michael Clarke.

Shaun Marsh will replace the injured Clarke.

Australian XI

Chris Rogers
David Warner
Shane Watson
Steve Smith (c)
Shaun Marsh
Mitch Marsh
Brad Haddin (vc)
Mitchell Johnson
Nathan Lyon
Mitchell Starc
Josh Hazelwood