India Tour of South Africa 2018 Schedule, Fixtures and Time Table: Team India who is one of the busiest cricket team in the world will begin their 2018 cricket season with South Africa tour. India vs South Africa 2018 tour will be a one and half month long tour which includes three Tests, six ODIs and three T20Is that is scheduled to start on 30 December 2018 while the first Test will be played on January 5 in Cape Town.
Along with Kohli and company, Indian women’s team will also tour South Africa who finished as runners-up at ICC Women’s World Cup 201. Mithali Raj and Co. will play three ODIs and five T20Is. The main highlight of this tour is that T20 series of the men and women’s teams will be played on the same day.
India Tour of South Africa 2018 Schedule
The ODI series will start with the 1st ODI which is set to be played on February 1 while T20 series will begin on February 18. The South Africa tour would be a tough tour for the Men in Blue as South Africa is a very dangerous team at home. The No.1 Test team has played well in the Test matches at home as well as away but South African is strong especially at home. India has defeated New Zealand, England and Australia at home and beaten West Indies and Sri Lanka on away tours.
India has defeated New Zealand, England and Australia at home and beaten West Indies and Sri Lanka on away tours. But the real test of Kohli’s captaincy would be this tour and tour is expected to the thrilling encounter between world’s top two sides. 2018 would be a tough year for the team as they have to tour England and Australi.
Here is the complete India Tour of South Africa 2018 schedule for men’s.
|1st Test||January 5-9||Cape Town|
|2nd Test||January 13-17||Centurion|
|3rd Test||January 24-28||Johannesburg|
|1st ODI||February 1||Durban|
|2nd ODI||February 4||Centurion|
|3rd ODI||February 7||Cape Town|
|4th ODI||February 10||Johannesburg|
|5th ODI||February 13||Port Elizabeth|
|6th ODI||February 16||Centurion|
|1st T20I||February 18||Johannesburg|
|2nd T20I||February 21||Centurion|
|3rd T20I||February 24||Cape Town|
Here is the complete India Tour of South Africa 2018 schedule for women’s.
|1st ODI||February 5||Kimberly|
|2nd ODI||February 7||Kimberly|
|3rd ODI||February 10||Potchefstroom|
|1st T20I||February 13||Potchefstroom|
|2nd T20I||February 16||East London|
|3rd T20I||February 18||Johannesburg|
|4th T20I||February 21||Centurion|
|5th T20I||February 24||Cape Town|
Team India is currently taking on Australia in the ongoing five-match ODI series. India is leading the series 3-0 and will look to whitewash the series. New Zealand and Sri Lanka will also tour India in the last quarter of 2017.