Antipodean cricket rivals Australia and New Zealand both go into this three match Test series in scintillating form. The Aussie are fresh off crushing T20 and Test series victories over Pakistan, while the Kiwis claimed a Test series win during England’s tour earlier this month.
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Australia vs New Zealand Test series – where and when
The three-match Test series takes place at a brace of different cricketing venues throughout the festive period and into the new year.
1st Test – December 12-15 (Optus Stadium, Perth), 1pm AWST local time start (4pm AEDT, 5am GMT)
2nd Test – December 25-30 (Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne), 11am AEDT local time start (12am GMT)
3rd Test – January 2-7 (Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney), 11am AEDT local time start (12am GMT)
This first match of the series takes place at the ultra-modern Perth Stadium and marks the…