Pakistan vs South Africa Test Series: Records and Stats
South African side are touring Pakistan for the first time since 2007. South Africa’s historical tour to Pakistan will see them play in the country for the first time in 14 years, from 26 January to 14 February 2021. The two-game Test series in Karachi and Rawalpindi will be played before three T20 internationals in Lahore.
Pakistan Test Series vs South Africa Itinerary
- 26-30 January – 1st Test, Karachi
- 04-08 February – 2nd Test, Rawalpindi
Test World ranking: 7
Captain: Babar Azam
Top-ranked batsman: Babar Azam
Top-ranked bowler: Yasir Shah
Pak Squad: Abid Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Imran Butt, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Fawad Alam, Kamran Ghulam, Salman Ali, Saud Shakeel, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Nauman Ali, Sajid Khan, Yasir Shah, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Tabish Khan.
World ranking: 5
Captain: Quinton de Kock
Coach: Mark Boucher
Top-ranked batsman: Dean Elgar
Top-ranked bowler: Kagiso Rabada
RSA Squad: Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, Faf du Plessis, Dean Elgar, Kagiso Rabada, Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Rassie van der Dussen, Anrich Nortje, Wiaan Mulder, Lutho Sipamla, Beuran Hendricks, Kyle Verreynne, Sarel Erwee, Keegan Petersen, Tabraiz Shamsi, George Linde, Daryn Dupavillon, Ottniel Baartman.
Head to Head in Tests
Pakistan wins: 4
South Africa wins: 15
Last three series between these two sides
2012-13 South Africa beat Pakistan 3-0 in South Africa
2013-14 Series drawn 1-1 in the United Arab Emirates
2018-19 South Africa beat Pakistan 3-0 in South Africa
Pakistan lowest total against South Africa: 49 (in 2013)