New Delhi, Dec 6: South Africa are set to host India for three Tests and as many ODIs between December 2021 and January 2022.
What was initially scheduled to be a three-format tour has now been reduced to just Test and ODIs. The four-match T20I series will now be played at a more suitable time next year.
The three Tests will be contested under the ICC World Test Championship 2021-23. The Proteas will play their first series in the current iteration of WTC while India are currently placed third in the standings after their 1-0 win over New Zealand.
The ODI series will be played under ICC Cricket World Cup Super League where India are fifth with 49 points while South Africa are 10 points behind at ninth.
First Test: 26-30 December 2021, 10 AM local time – SuperSport Park, Centurion
Second Test: 03-07 January 2022, 10 AM local time – New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Third Test: 11-15 January 2022, 10:30 AM local time – Newlands, Cape Town
First ODI: 19 January 2022, 10:30 AM local time – Boland Park, Paarl
Second ODI: 21 January 2022, 10:30 AM local time – Boland Park, Paarl
Third ODI: 23 January 2022, 10:30 AM local time – Newlands, Cape Town