The South African national cricket team tour of Australia is set to take place between December 2022 and January 2023. South Africa will participate in three Test Matches against Australia starting on 17 December 2022.
The first match will take place at The Gabba, Brisbane, on Saturday. The second match is scheduled to take place on 26 December at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The third match is scheduled to start on 4 January 2023, at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
South Africa Tour Of Australia: Fixtures Schedule
First Test: 17-21 December
Australia vs South Africa, Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane
Second Test: 26-30 December
Australia vs South Africa, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Third Test: 4-8 January
Australia vs South Africa, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
South Africa Test Squad
Dean Elgar (Captain), Temba Bavuma, Gerald Coetzee, Theunis de Bruyn, Sarel Erwee, Simon Harmer, Marco Jansen, Heinrich Klaasen, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada, Rassie van der Dussen, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Kyle Verreynne (Wicket-keeper), Glenton Stuurman and Khaya Zondo.
Australia Test Squad
Pat Cummins (Captain), Scott Boland, Alex Carey (Wicket-keeper), Cam Green, Marcus Harris, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Michael Neser, Marnus Labuschagne, Lance Morris, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc and David Warner.
The live streaming of the match will be available on OTT on the SonyLiv app and website.
Steve Smith will be facing South Africa for the first time after the ball-tampering incident in 2018. During the third Test match against South Africa at Newlands in Cape Town, the ball-tampering scandal took place. Smith and Warner received backlash in 2018.
Smith expressed hope to win the upcoming match against South Africa.