Durban: Australia shone with bat and ball to beat South Africa by three wickets to claim a 2-1 series victory after the third one-day international (ODI) at Kingsmead on Friday.
The visiting bowlers, led by paceman Mitchell Johnson with two for 37 and spinner Xavier Doherty with two for 33, restricted the hosts to 222 for six.
Australia's top seven batsmen all reached double figures as they then totalled 227 for seven with 15 balls to spare.
Opening batsman Shane Watson top-scored with an aggressive 49 off 46 deliveries while Michael Hussey showed his experience to steer his team home with an unbeaten 45....more
03:25 PM, Mar 13, 2008