Proteas and Aussies confirm T20 series


Cricket South Africa and Cricket Australia have confirmed the itinerary for Australia’s three-match T20 International Series to be played against the Proteas in March next year.

The first match will be played at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead on Friday, March 4, starting at 6pm, the second at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on Sunday, March 6, starting at 2.30pm and the final one at Newlands on Wednesday, March 9, starting at 6pm.

CSA Chief Executive, Haroon Lorgat said: "This announcement completes our home international fixtures for the 2015/16 summer.

"We will be competing at home against New Zealand, England and Australia. These are three top-class teams and it promises to be one of our most exciting and competitive home seasons in a long time.

"The T20 Series against Australia provides for both teams the perfect lead-in to the ICC World Twenty20 which will be played in India immediately afterwards.
"The Proteas will now play a total of four Sunfoil Test matches, eight Momentum ODIs and seven KFC T20 International matches during the home season."