South Africa defeat Australia to whitewash ODI series

South Africa won by six wickets.

South Africa batsman Quinton de Kock safely makes his ground during the 3rd ODI cricket match between South Africa and Australia at Senwes Park on 7 March 2020. Picture: AFP.

POTCHEFSTROOM - South Africa beat Australia by six wickets in the third and final one-day international at Senwes Park on Saturday.


Australia 254-7 in 50 overs (M. Labuschagne 108, D. Short 36, M. Marsh 32; A. Nortje 2-35, J. Smuts 2-42).

South Africa 258-4 in 45.3 overs (J. Smuts 84, K. Verreynne 50, H. Klaasen 68 not out; J. Hazlewood 2-37).

RESULT: South Africa won by six wickets.

SERIES: South Africa won the three-match series 3-0.

TOSS: South Africa.