Cricket-South Africa v England, third test

Cricket-South Africa v England, third test
By Reuters

15/01/2020 at 13:26Updated 15/01/2020 at 13:29

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Factbox on the third test between South Africa and England, which begins on Thursday:

WHEN?

Jan. 16-20 (10.00 a.m local time/0800 GMT)

WHERE?

St George's Park, Port Elizabeth (19,000 capacity)

MATCH OFFICIALS

Umpires: Bruce Oxenford (Australia), Rod Tucker (Australia)

Third umpire: Joel Wilson (West Indies)

Match referee: Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)

SOUTH AFRICA

World ranking: 4

Coach: Mark Boucher

Captain: Faf du Plessis

Team (likely): Dean Elgar, Pieter Malan, Zubayr Hamza, Faf du Plessis, Rassie van der Dussen, Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Dane Paterson.

ENGLAND

World ranking: 5

Coach: Chris Silverwood

Captain: Joe Root

Team (likely): Zak Crawley, Dom Sibley, Joe Denly, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Sam Curran, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Mark Wood.

PREVIOUS PORT ELIZABETH TESTS

1889 - England won by eight wickets

1896 - England won by 288 runs

1914 - England won by 10 wickets

1949 - England won by three wickets

1957 - South Africa won by 58 runs

1965 - Match drawn

1995 - Match drawn

1999 - Match drawn

2004 - England won by seven wickets (Compiled by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru Editing by Christian Radnedge)