JJ Smuts steers South Africa to whitewash the ODI series against Aussies

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South Africa defeated Australia in the third One Day International (ODI) at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Saturday.

The Quinton de Kock-led chased down the set target of 255 inside 46 overs and swept the ODI series 3-0.

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Klaasen passes fifty for the third time in as many innings

And he then hits three consecutive boundaries to seal the win!

South Africa sweep the series 3-0 #SAvAUS

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JJ Smuts shined with the bat as he scored 84 off 98 balls. Apart from him, the 31-year-old batsman Kyle Verreynne also contributed with a half-century. Both the batsmen added a crucial 96-run stand for the third wicket after South Africa lost first-two wickets for 54.

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Smuts Gets 50| 155-3

A gutsy & well-measured innings from Jon Jon to reach his maiden 50

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Lovely knock Jon Jon, well played #ProteaFire #SAvAUS

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Pretoria-born Heinrich Klaasen took his team over the line as he remained unbeaten on 68 off 63 balls. For the Aussies, Josh Hazlewood picked two wickets, while Kane Richardson and spinner Adam Zampa bagged one wicket each.