South Africa will play two pink-ball tour matches - including one at Adelaide Oval next month - in the lead-up to their South Australian day-night Test against Australia this summer.
Glenn Maxwell hit back at selectors in the most emphatic way overnight to help Australia to a record total and an 85-run flogging of Sri Lanka in the series-opening Twenty20 match.
Australia claimed an unassailable 3-1 lead in the one-day series against Sri Lanka overnight, but there's still a battle the cricketers want to win before leaving the country: the one against the Sri Lankan curators.
Usman Khawaja averaged less than 14 with the bat in the Sri Lankan Test series, but stand-in Australian captain David Warner has backed him to bounce back in his one-day international recall.
A change of captain brought about a shift in fortune for Australia, as David Warner began his international captaincy career with a win over Sri Lanka.
The Australian Olympic Committee will immediately open an investigation into the accreditation tampering scandal which saw nine athletes detained in Rio, as an emotional Kitty Chiller has declared she wants to stay on as Australia's Olympic team boss for the 2020 Tokyo Games.