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Series defeat for West Indies in South Africa

March 11, 2023
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West Indies slumped to a heavy 284 run defeat in the second and final test at the Wanderers today after being bowled out in their second innings by South Africa for a paltry 106 in 35.1 overs.

After dismissing the hosts for 321 early on day four, the Windies collapsed to 34-6 at lunch, chasing 391 for victory.

Wicketkeeper Joshua da Silva with 34 provided some resistance, alongside Jason Holder who made 19 in a 48-run partnership.

But Gerald Coetzee finished with 3-37, as he dismissed both players, leading to a 2-nil series win.

Scores in the match: South Africa 320 & 321; West Indies 251 & 106. South Africa won by 284 runs.

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