A file photo of Australia captain George Bailey. (Getty Images)
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Australia captain George Bailey won the toss and opted to bat against England in the first Twenty20 in Hobart.
After a closely fought ODI series, Australia and England shift their focus to the shortest format of the game.
England: Michael Lumb, Alex Hales, Luke Wright, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler(w), Ravi Bopara, Tim Bresnan, Stuart Broad(c), Jade Dernbach, Danny Briggs
Australia: Aaron Finch, Cameron White, Glenn Maxwell, George Bailey(c), Chris Lynn, Daniel Christian, Moises Henriques, Matthew Wade(w), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Josh Hazlewood, James Muirhead