Lynn has been recovering well from his latest shoulder injury and has been in tremendous form for Queensland in the JLT Cup, notching two centuries and three half centuries.
Australian Coach, Justin Langer spoke about Lynn's recovery and form.
“Chris Lynn has responded well from his shoulder injury and was professional during his rehabilitation. He’s had an outstanding campaign in the JLT Cup to date and reminded us how explosive and powerful a cricketer he can be.”
The squad announcement has been headlined with Aaron Finch's unveiling as Australia’s T20 captain. Finch will be supported by Mitch Marsh and Alex Carey who have been named joint vice-captains.
Qantas Tour of the UAE T20 begins October 24 (8:00pm local time).