With a mounting injury toll and all the momentum with India, Australia may press more Test players into duty for the day-night tour match against Virat Kohli’s team, coach Justin Langer said.

Australia slumped to a six-wicket defeat in the second Twenty20 match against India on Sunday, surrendering the three-match series with a game to spare and notching its third loss in succession to the tourist.

Australia had planned to send most of the squad to Adelaide to prepare for the series-opening day-night Test starting Dec. 17 but may instead include more players in this week’s three-day pink-ball warm-up against India in Sydney.

“Were having a close look at that, Langer told reporters.

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