No Test in Durban during England tour of South Africa

first_imgNo Test in Durban during England tour of South AfricaEngland will tour South Africa for 4 Tests, 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is at the end of this year. The Test matches will be played in Centurion, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg, however, Durban will not be hosting any Testadvertisement Indo-Asian News Service JohannesburgMay 24, 2019UPDATED: May 24, 2019 16:13 IST England will be touring South Africa at the year end. (Twitter/@OfficialCSA)HIGHLIGHTSEngland will tour South Africa for 4 Tests, 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is from Dec 17, 2019 to Feb 16, 2020Durban will not be hosting any of the 4 Test matchesSouth Africa will host Australia for 3 T20Is and 3 ODIs next yearCricket South Africa on Friday announced the home international fixtures for the 2019-20 summer which includes series against England and Australia.England will be touring South Africa for four Tests, three ODIs and three T20Is to be played from December 17, 2019 to February 16, 2020, said CSA in a media release.The Test matches will be played in Centurion, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg. However, Durban will not be hosting any Test.After that, the Proteas will host Australia for three T20Is and three ODIs to be played from February 21, 2020 to March 7, 2020.”This will be a huge summer both for our Proteas, who are currently ranked in the top three in all three formats, and for our fans who can look forward to action-packed and top-quality entertainment against two of the powerhouses of world cricket,” commented CSA Chief Executive Thabang Moroe.”The Test matches will take on particular significance as this will be our first home series in the ICC World Test Championship following our away series in India in October,” he added.Also Read | World Cup 2019: Recapping some of the greatest upsets in World Cup historyAlso Read | World Cup 2019: Wives and family not allowed to travel with Pakistan playersAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow Cricket South AfricaFollow ProteasFollow ICC World Test Championshiplast_img read more