South Africa World Test Championship 2021-23 Schedule
South Africa to play 15 Test Matches in the 2nd Edition of ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 as CSA finalized the complete test series schedule for the WTC 2021-23.
South Africa’s Cricket Team finished fifth in the ICC World Test Championship’s inaugural season. They got off to a shaky start after being thrashed 3-0 by India in an away Test series, followed by a 3-1 home defeat to England.
South Africa made a strong comeback in the second phase. They finished with five victories in thirteen matches and lost the remaining eight test matches.
The Proteas will look to make an impact in the ICC World Test Championship’s second cycle, which runs from 2021 to 2023. They will be without former captain Faf Du Plessis, who announced his retirement from Test Cricket earlier this year. South Africa’s Test Team will be led by Tembu Bavuma.
South Africa Complete Series Schedule for the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) 2021-23
- India tour of South Africa, 2021-22
South Africa will open their World Test Championship campaign at home against India in a three-match Test series. The series is scheduled to begin in December 2021 and conclude in January 2022.
- South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2022
Following the test series against India, the South African Cricket Team will travel to New Zealand to take on the current World Test Champions. This will be South Africa’s first away series in the World Test Championship’s second cycle. In the first quarter of 2022, New Zealand and South Africa will play a two-match test series.
- Bangladesh tour of South Africa, 2022
The Proteas will return to home soil for a two-match test series against Bangladesh. The series is expected to premiere in March 2022.
- South Africa tour of England, 2022
South Africa’s Cricket Team will tour England following a nearly four-month hiatus. England will host a Test series consisting of three matches. SA had previously suffered a 3-1 defeat in the championship’s inaugural edition.
- West Indies tour of South Africa, 2022
In the second half of 2022, the West Indies will tour South Africa. The two sides will play a two-match test series. South Africa defeated the West Indies 2-0 in the previous ICC World Test Championship cycle and will look to replicate that result.
- South Africa tour of Australia, 2022
The Proteas will face Australia in their final series of the ICC World Test Championship 2021-2023 cycle. From December 2022, the Australians will host a three-match test series.
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