They go into the campaign ranked just ahead of a Proteas team reeling from successive heavy defeats in two Tests in Pakistan.
Dean Elgar and Aiden Markram during the second day of the first Test cricket match between South Africa and Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park in Centurion on 27 December 2020. Picture: @OfficialCSA/Twitter
GROS-ISLET – West Indies start a two-Test contest against South Africa on Thursday with the home side believing they have their best chance in 30 years of overcoming the unsettled visitors in a series at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground in St Lucia.
Kraigg Brathwaite’s team are unbeaten in their last four Tests – a 2-0 triumph in Bangladesh and drawn matches at home to Sri Lanka.
They go into the campaign ranked just ahead of a Proteas team…