Australia captain Michael Clarke won the toss and elected to bat in the second cricket Test against India at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday.
India have retained the side that won the opening Test by eight wickets in Chennai.
Australia made couple of changes, bringing in Glenn Maxwell and Xavier Doherty in place of Mitchell Starc and Nathan Lyon.
Maxwell, who was bought by Mumbai Indians at whopping price of $1 million in IPL 6 auction, will make his Test debut.
Australia (Playing XI): Ed Cowan, David Warner, Phillip Hughes, Shane Watson, Michael Clarke(c), Matthew Wade(w), Glenn Maxwell, Moises Henriques, Peter Siddle, James Pattinson, Xavier Doherty
India (Playing XI): Murali Vijay, Virender Sehwag, Cheteshwar Pujara, Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma