Cricket: India and South Africa play for finals berth

2013-08-12 00:00

AUSTRALIA “A” confirmed their place in the final of the Cricket South Africa (CSA) triangular series by beating India “A” by 25 runs at the Tuks Oval in Pretoria yesterday, their third win in four outings.

Nineties from Shaun Marsh and Glenn Maxwell made certain that their side posted a competitive score of 310/7 at the end of their innings, which their bowlers defended.

India scored a total of 285 all out with half-centuries from Rohit Sharma (61), Murali Vijay (60), and Cheteshwar Pujara (51).

India play South Africa “A” today for a place in the final that takes place on Wednesday.

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