AUSTRALIA will be aiming to get some revenge over South Africa when the two teams clash in today’s one-day match at the WACA in Perth.
South Africa beat Australia in the recent tri-nations final in Zimbabwe, but Australia are confident of turning the tables on home soil during the five-match series.
Steve Smith and Kane Richardson have both being kept out of the Australian squad.
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It comes despite Smith being man of the series against Pakistan.
Shane Watson will make his return to the one-day side, adding some vital experience to the team.
Watson hasn’t played an ODI since January due to injuries, but he is ready to go against the Proteas after making a successful return to Australia’s set-up via Twenty20 ranks earlier this month.
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