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South Africa defeated Australia 2-1 in the three-match Test series played in the latter’s home ground. While the Proteas could not inflict a whitewash as the Aussies fought back hard in the dead rubber at Adelaide, in the day-night encounter, the visitors were still the superior of the two teams

Australia went into the third Test at Adelaide under extreme pressure, facing their second whitewash in a row, having been blanked 3-0 in Sri Lanka

Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood made early inroads in the 3rd test against South Africa

When the schedule for the Australia-South Africa Tests was announced, the Adelaide Test was expected to be a focus of attention

Australia were thrashed by South Africa by an innings and 80 runs in the second Test at Hobart, as a result of which the Proteas clinched the series. The match lasted for less than four days

Australia will go into the second Test against South Africa with more hope and less confidence as they look to fight back after yet another poor performance at Perth. The Aussies lost the first Test of a home series after a very long time when they went down at Perth

There was a lot that went wrong for South Africa at Perth. Their skipper AB de Villiers continued to remain out of action having

Having been whitewashed by South Africa in South Africa last month, in ODIs, Australia will have revenge on their mind as they host the Proteas in a fresh series. The first Test begins at Perth

When Australia arrived in South Africa, it was clear that the Aussies were heavily handicapped owing to their lack of quality bowling resources