Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday 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 Kingsmead on Friday, March 4, starting at 18:00, the second at the Wanderers Stadium on Sunday, March 6, starting at 14:30 and the final one at Newlands on Wednesday, March 9, starting at 18:00.
“This announcement completes our home international fixtures for the 2015/16 summer,” commented CSA Chief Executive, Haroon Lorgat. “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 Test matches, eight ODIs and seven T20 International matches during the home season.”
Gold and Silver members of the Official Proteas Supporters Club will have the first opportunity to purchase tickets with a preferential phase running from June 8-30, 2015.
Furthermore, Official Proteas Supporters Club members will also be entitled to discounts of up to 20% when purchasing tickets for all domestic and international matches.
Tickets will then go on sale to the general public on July 1, 2015.
CSA have been working through the off-season to improve the ticketing process for fans.
For the 2015/2016 season, fans will be able to:
• Purchase tickets online and print at home
• Use Official Proteas Supporters NFC Card to load tickets
• Use Official Proteas Supporters NFC Card to purchase food and drinks from vendors at selected stadiums
• Dedicated queues for Official Proteas Supporters Club members
Fans who are not currently members of the Official Proteas Supporters Club can still join by visiting www.cricket.co.za and following the links.
Proteas full home international itinerary for the 2015/16 season
NZ Tour Itinerary
August 14, 2015: 1st KFC T20 International, Kingsmead, Durban,
August 16, 2015: 2nd KFC T20 International, SuperSport Park, Centurion
August 19, 2015: 1st Momentum ODI, SuperSport Park, Centurion
August 23, 2015: 2nd Momentum ODI, Senwes Park, Potchefstroom
August 26, 2015: 3rd Momentum ODI, Kingsmead, Durban
England tour Itinerary
December 11: England arrive in SA
December 15-17: SA Invitation XI v England, Senwes Park, Potchefstroom
December 20-22: SA Invitation XI v England, Pietermaritzburg Oval
December 26-30: 1st Sunfoil Test match, Kingsmead, Durban
January 2-6: 2nd Test match, Newlands, Cape Town
January 14-18: 3rd Test match, Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
January 22-26: 4th Test match, SuperSport Park, Centurion
January 30: 1-day tour match, Diamond Oval, Kimberley
February 3: 1st ODI, Chevrolet Park, Bloemfontein
February 6: 2nd ODI, St. George’s Park, Port Elizabeth
February 9: 3rd ODI, SuperSport Park, Centurion
February 12: 4th ODI, Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
February 14: 5th ODI, Newlands, Cape Town
February 17: T20 tour match, SA Invitation XI v England, Boland Park, Paarl
February 19: 1st T20 International, Newlands, Cape Town
February 21: 2nd T20 International, Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Australia tour itinerary
March 4: 1st T20 International, Kingsmead, Durban
March 6: 2nd T20 International, Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
March 9: 3rd T20 International, Newlands, Cape Town