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The Test season 2: Preview and stream options

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The docuseries returns with a second season sure to make a splash.

After a bit of a wait, cricket fans can watch a new instalment of the popular series The Test – with season 2 shaping up to be just as eventful.

In season 1, The Test followed the Australian men's cricket team in the aftermath of the ball tampering incident in South Africa.

The Test season 2 takes viewers behind the scenes after the departures of captain Tim Paine and coach Justin Langer, as the squad navigates its way through uncertainty.

When does The Test season 2 come out?

Season 2 of docuseries The Test premieres in Australia on Friday 13 January. All 4 episodes drop at once.

How to watch The Test season 2 in Australia

The Test is available exclusively on Prime Video.

The service is free with Amazon Prime, which brings extra perks like access to exclusive deals, expedited shipping, free music and more.

If you sign up for the first time, you unlock a generous 30-day trial.

30-day free trial with Amazon Prime Video

Prime Video's free 30-day trial will give you instant access to thousands of premium TV shows and movies. T&Cs apply.

You can create an account and watch The Test online for free.

After the trial is up, subscriptions to Amazon Prime cost $6.99 a month.

Prime Video comes with a wide library of movies, TV series, reality shows and docos.

Other highlights on the service include acclaimed movie Everything Everywhere All at Once, superhero series The Boys, fantasy show The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power and Jack Ryan season 3.

The Test season 2 preview

Season 2 of the docuseries follows the 2021/22 Test Season.

It's a wild ride, with the players facing off against longtime rivals England and going against Sri Lanka in the middle of anti-government protests.

Additionally, the team plays cricket in Pakistan for the first time in more than 2 decades.

The action picks off after the exits of captain Tim Paine and coach Justin Langer.

Weeks away from the first Ashes Test Match in 2021, Pat Cummins becomes captain and takes on the difficult role of guiding the team through a season of disruption.

Other players heavily featured in season 2 include Nathan Lyon, Scott Boland, David Warner and Usman Khawaja.

This time around, the focus will be on the player experience.

That's whether we're talking about Cummins juggling captain duties with fatherhood or Khawaja opening up about his challenges growing up.

If you're a cricket fan, The Test is must-watch television, offering an exciting glimpse of what happens on and off the pitch.

The Test season 2 trailer

Image: Supplied: Prime Video

Want to find out about the top streaming services? Check out our guide to the best streaming services in Australia.

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