Schedule, Fixtures for Australia Vs South Africa 2016

Australia ended their tour to Sri Lanka on a high after comprehensive victories in one day and T20 series. The visitors were whitewashed in the test series by a young Sri Lankan side led by captain Angelo Matthews. The Australia is all set to travel Southern Hemisphere to take part in five match one day series against South Africa. It is going to be cracking contest as past bilateral series have all gone down to the wire with both teams produce some excellent cricket on display for the crowds.

The rivalry between Australia-South Africa has always closely contested affair with both sides not willing to an inch to each other. The memorable games include the nerve-racking semifinal in 1999 World Cup in England or incredible chase by South Africa after Australia had posted a mammoth 434 runs on the board.

Steve Smith was sent back in the middle of the one day series so that he can get adequate rest to lead his side against South Africa in South Africa. The side has plenty of attacking players like Joe Burns, Aaron Finch, David Warner and Mathew Wade who can produce big innings to take the side to a winning position. Australia has included three newcomers for the tour with Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc given a rest for the tour. The three pacers are Chris Tremain, Joe Mennie and Daniel Worrell.

Australia Vs South Africa Schedule

1st ODI – Australia Vs South Africa
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:30 GMT
South Africa won by 6 wickets

2nd ODI – Australia Vs South Africa
Sunday,October 2, 2016 at 08:00 GMT
South Africa won by 142 runs

3rd ODI – Australia Vs South Africa
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 11:30 GMT
South Africa won by 4 wickets

4th ODI – Australia Vs South Africa
Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 08:00 GMT
South Africa won by 6 wickets

5th ODI – Australia Vs South Africa
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 11:30 GMT

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