South Africa registered another scintillating victory against Australia in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) at Port Elizabeth and have taken a 4-0 lead in the five-match series. They have played magnificently throughout the series and now have a golden chance to whitewash the visitors.
Australia won the toss this morning in Port Elizabeth. The visitors decided to bat on another good solid batting track. South Africa had a few changes in the form of Abbot and Shamsi coming into the side. Australia fell to these two changes today.
Abbot took 4 wickets for 40 runs in 8 overs. Shamsi picked up 3 in his spell of 10 overs for 36 runs. Phangiso grasped 2 wickets and Pretorius had one wicket for the day.
Toss – Australia
Australia 167 (36.4 overs)
South Africa 168/4 (35.3 overs)
Result – South Africa won by 6 wickets
Series – South Africa led the 5-match series 4-0
Player of the match – KJ Abbott (South Africa)