After comprehensively reclaiming the Ashes, Australia will look to take another step forward when they begin a four-test series against an in-form South Africa at Kingsmead on Thursday.
With the series delicately poised at 1-1, South Africa and Australia head to Cape Town for the crucial third test at Newlands, beginning on Thursday.
Having avoided a potential 5-0 whitewash with a draw at the MCG, England will be looking to finish the Ashes on a positive note by chalking up a win against Australia in the fifth test at the SCG starting on Thursday.
Having claimed the series and regained the urn, Australia will look to ram home their advantage against England in the traditional Boxing Day test match at the MCG.
After surviving a scare to take a commanding 2-0 lead in Adelaide, Australia will be looking to clinch the series and regain the urn in Perth.
After a dominant win by Australia in the opening Ashes the series moves to Adelaide for the Day/Night Test. The Analysts preview the action.
The international summer of cricket commences on Thursday with the highly-anticipated first test of the Ashes. The Analysts has your thorough analysis and prediction.