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Scott Boland picked, Jhye Richardson axed

Australia’s squad for the Test series against the West Indies is in with three players axed from last summer’s triumphant Ashes group.

Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson and Mitchell Swepson have all missed out on the 13-man squad, named by Cricket Australia on Tuesday.

Victoria cult hero Scott Boland has been retained alongside the pace trio of Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood with a bowling shootout for three spots looming.

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Meanwhile, opener Marcus Harris has been recalled to the Test squad having been axed during last summer’s Ashes, and overlooked for the tour of Sri Lanka.

He’s second on the Sheffield Shield run charts this season having made 287 runs at 57.40 from three…

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