Less than 12 months after Australia lifted their first Twenty20 World Cup trophy high into the Arabian sky, they are back to defend their title on home soil.
For the first time since the competition’s inception 15 years ago, Australia will play host to what is its eighth edition.
And while the Aussies are slight favourites to become the first country in history to win back-to-back tournaments, and the second to clinch two championships, along with the West Indies, they will have their work cut out for themselves to repeat their heroics in the UAE last November.
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England and India have brought very strong squads Down Under, and are right in the mix to break their 12- and 15-year T20 World Cup droughts respectively.
While the likes of Pakistan, South Africa and…