Australia suffer one final humiliation on nightmare tour as South Africa inflict thumping 492-run defeat in wake of ball-tampering scandal



Australia's nightmare tour of South Africa ended in the ignominy of a catastrophic batting collapse and a humiliating defeat by 492 runs in Johannesburg.
Vernon Philander inflicted the damage on the morning of the fifth day, taking six wickets in a devastating spell as Australia collapsed miserably from 88 for three overnight to 119 all out.
It is the fourth-heaviest runs defeat in Test cricket history - the heaviest since 1934 - and seals South Africa's 3-1 series win.
The defeat represents the final indignity on a tour that has seen the credibility of Australian cricket demolished... read more

 
3 April 2018 in Sport, Views: 38
Source: Daily Mail
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