Australia seeking revenge against South Africa

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.


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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