Both Kerala and Mumbai finished with 20 points from seven games. However, Mumbai, who suffered a shock 86-run loss to Odisha, sealed the direct quarterfinal spot since they had beaten Kerala. Kerala qualified for the pre-quarterfinals.
All four players have a base price of Rs 10 lakh each.
Maxwell, who has not played Test cricket since September, 2017, is under no illusions how difficult it is to break into Australia's Test squad.
Bavuma will captain the Proteas in the two-Test series which starts on December 26.
Khawaja disagreed with Johnson's view, saying Warner and former captain Smith had done plenty for Australian cricket and their 12-month bans for 'Sandpaper-gate' were punishment enough.
'We had a chat a while ago, and he was saying, 'You always have a lot more time than you think'," Hope said at the post-match presentation.
Mukesh Kumar bagged three wickets as India won by 6 runs in the fifth T20I.
In a low-scoring thriller, the Indian women fought hard until the end but paid the price for poor batting.
Kerala were home and dry in the 20th over in their pursuit of a modest 117.
Australia's chief selector stressed the need to ensure there was no hangover from the departure of such an influential individual.