South Africa Beats Pakistan by Innings to Sweep Cricket Series

Feb. 24 (Bloomberg) -- South Africa defeated Pakistan by an innings and 18 runs on the third day of the final cricket Test to sweep the series 3-0.

South Africa totaled 409 runs, with 121 from AB de Villiers at Centurion. Visitors Pakistan then slumped to 156 all out, Kyle Abbott taking 7-29.

Abbott took 2-39 and Dale Steyn had figures of 4-80 as Pakistan, following on, was all out for 235.

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