Australia and South Africa tour of West Indies for a ODI Tri Series has been confirmed by the cricket boards of three of the nations. So it will WI vs AUS vs SA 2016 ODI Tri Series upcoming in June 2016. The first match will be played on 3rd June between West Indies and South Africa at Guyana National Stadium. The Schedule of the series has been announced. It will start on June 3 2016 and ends with the final on June 26 at Kensington Oval. Total 10 matches will be played between the three teams including the finals. Each team will play total 6 matches with the other two teams and the teams which will be on the top 2 position in the points table will make to the finals of this ODI Tri series.
Three of the teams will play ODI cricket after a long time as few months back the grand World T20 2016 Cricket tournament was held in which the host WI won the title and shocked every one with their performance. Jason Holder will be the captain for the upcoming series where AB de Villiers and Steven Smith are the skipper of South Africa and Australia respectively. Faf du Plessis is not there with the SA squad due to an injury in his finger (In IPL 2016 )
Currently Aussies are on the top of the ICC ODI Ranking, the confidence of their players will be on the top where South Africa is on 3rd and West Indies way below on the table (8th position). Due to poor performance of Caribbean team they also haven’t qualified into the upcoming event ICC Champions Trophy 2017. In this Tri series they have a good chance to improve their ranking and boost their confidence for the upcoming test series against India in July 2016.
Here is the West Indies vs Australia vs South Africa 2016 Tri Series Schedule :-
|3rd June 2016|
|West Indies Vs South Africa||Guyana National Stadium||13:00|
|5th June 2016|
|West Indies Vs Australia||Guyana National Stadium||13:00|
|7th June 2016|
|Australia Vs South Africa||Guyana National Stadium||13:00|
|11th June 2016|
|South Africa Vs Australia||Warner Park||13:00|
|13th June 2016|
|West Indies Vs Australia||Warner Park||13:00|
|15th June 2016|
|West Indies Vs South Africa||Warner Park||13:00|
|19th June 2016|
|Australia Vs South Africa||Kensington Oval||13:00|
|21st June 2016|
|West Indies Vs Australia||Kensington Oval||13:00|
|24th June 2016|
|West Indies Vs South Africa||Kensington Oval||13:00|
|26th June 2016|
|TBD vs TBD||Kensington Oval||13:00|
Download full Schedule in Pdf Format from here.
Check squads of all 3 teams announced for the series here.
Have a look: Leading run scorer of the Tri Series.
All the ODI matches are Day-Night matches which will start at 1:00 pm which is as per Caribbean Time. If you belongs to different country than please change the time as per standards. So what you think which team will win the WI vs AUS vs SA series 2016.