Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Wed 21 Feb 2024 Australia vs South Africa Tests: The star performers for the Proteas 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 Adelaide Test review: Australia’s bowlers raised their game 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 AUS v SA 3rd Test Day 1: Du Plessis ton helps SA to 259 Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood made early inroads in the 3rd test against South Africa Adelaide Day Night Test preview: South Africa seek clean sweep amid distractions When the schedule for the Australia-South Africa Tests was announced, the Adelaide Test was expected to be a focus of attention Hobart Test review: Australia’s batting collapses hugely embarrassing 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 Hobart Test preview: Australia under immense pressure following losses 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 Perth Test review: Australia's first-innings collapse turned around the game There was a lot that went wrong for South Africa at Perth. Their skipper AB de Villiers continued to remain out of action having Perth Test preview: Starc returns as Australia seek winning ways 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