South Africa will host India and West Indies in East London for a triangular T20 International series in January-February next year in the build-up to the women’s T20 World Cup 2023.

The tournament is set for South Africa soon after, in February.

The three teams will play each other twice in the round-robin stage, before the top two teams play the final on February 2, after which there will be a short gap before the World Cup kicks off on February 10.

The World Cup will run till February 26.

At the World Cup, South Africa have been placed in Group A alongside favourites Australia, Bangladesh, New Zealand and Sri Lanka.

India and West Indies are in Group B with England, Ireland and Pakistan.

Australia have won five of the seven editions of the World Cup so far, with England and West Indies winning once each.

South Africa have never reached the title round, while India got to the final for the first time in the previous edition, in 2020 in Australia, where Australia beat them by 85 runs at the MCG.