South Africa beat Pakistan by 107 runs in Johannesburg Test to win series

03:21 PM | 14 Jan, 2019
South Africa beat Pakistan by 107 runs in Johannesburg Test to win series
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JOHANNESBURG - South Africa on Monday defeated Pakistan by 107 runs in the third and final Test match of the series at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.

Chasing a target of 381 runs, Pakistan were dismissed for 273 runs with middle-order batsman Asad Shafiq top-scoring with 65 runs.

Kagiso Rabada and Duanne Olivier claimed three wickets each for the home side.

Attention will now shift to a five-match ODI series, which gets underway at St Georges Park in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

The Proteas won the Test series 3-0.

Scores in brief:

South Africa 262 (Markram 90, De Bruyn 49, Faheem 3/57) and 303 (De Kock 129, Amla 71, Shadab 3/41)

Pakistan 185 (Sarfraz 50, Babar 49, Olivier 5/51) and 273(Shafiq 65, Olivier 3/74, Rabada 3/75)