For England, it has historically not been fun to play at the WACA, and already trailing Australia two-nil going into the third Test on Friday, they will need all their fortitude to avoid losing the urn.
England on Thursday announced that Ravi Bopara, Jos Buttler, Alex Hales, Eoin Morgan and Luke Wright had been handed incremental contracts, given their roles in the limited-overs squads.
South Africa captain AB de Villiers regained the number one spot on the ICC rankings for ODI batsmen as he moved up one place at the end of the three-match series against India, which ended on Wednesday.
Sri Lanka T20 skipper Dinesh Chandimal was disappointed to lose the first match against Pakistan in Dubai, saying they were around 15 runs short and had misread the conditions before the toss.
South Africa batsman Quinton de Kock, in the wake of three ODI centuries in a row against India, has laughed off Ishant Sharma's suggestion that he, De Kock, had been 'lucky' to score three tons on the bounce.
The real test for these Young Indian Batsmen awaits them in the Test Series, I am eagerly waiting to see how they are going to cope on the bouncy, seaming wickets of South Africa!! Then we will get to...Have Your Say