South Africa take on Australia on Wednesday for the 1st T20I at Adelaide © Getty Images (File Photo)
South Africa take on Australia on Wednesday for the 1st T20I at Adelaide © Getty Images (File Photo)

Nov 5, 2014

South Africa will tour Australia this summer for three T20 Internationals (T20I) and a five match One-day International (ODI) series this summer. This will be preparatory series for them before the World Cup. The tour will start from Wednesday, November 5 with the first T20I at the Adelaide Oval. Catch live scorecard and ball-by-ball updates of the match

Aaron Finch has been picked to lead Australia in the T20s. The Aussies will miss the services of Glenn MaxwellDavid Warner, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Marsh and Steven Smith.  Doug Boullinger is also back with the team after he last played T20I in April 2014 at Dhaka. Overall, the team is a perfect blend of fresh faces, as well as players making their way to the team after a gap. Catch the live blog of the match here

Both squads are quite similar in nature. Most of the top-players been left out, and some new faces who have done reasonably well in the domestic have been launched into the bigger platform.

Complete coverage of South Africa’s tour of Australia 2014