Hogg was not considered;Patrick
Cummins (fitness not yet improved)
Limited overs squads announced: 1 March 2012.
The ODI and T20 squads were the
same except that Hilfenhaus, Clarke and Haddin were not in the T20
squad.Mitchell Starc was not selected
but Inverarity said he would travel with the squad as a further development
Test tour party announced: 14 March
Not selected: Shaun Marsh, Usman Khawaja and Phillip Hughes
Time between selection of one-day squad and departure from Australia
(1 March - March)
The limited-overs players arrived in Kingstown,
St Vincent, on Saturday 10 March
Time spent in West Indies
(10 March - April)
Michael Clarke, the Australia
captain, had a hamstring injury and missed the ODI matches at the start of the
tour, so Shane Watson became captain.
P M Nevill
Peter Nevill joined the team when
Brad Haddin returned home early
Peter Siddle and James
Pattinson returned home early from the West Indies
owing to back strains.