With a series of appointments of well-respected former cricketers in the management, an overhaul of the Cricket Association and blooding in new talent in the Test team, South Africa are all set to turn the tide.
England have announced their white-ball squads for the 3-match ODI series and the 3-match T20I series in South Africa next year. While the team has named a full strength squad for the T20Is, some big names are missing from the ODI squad.
There is a visible change in England's strategy post Ashes, with more focus on Test cricket. Skipper Joe Root has time and again advocated for attritional cricket that has been missing from the English outfit.