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    Superb Smith secures series for Australia

    The fourth ODI between Australia and South Africa was a thriller at the MCG on Friday, with the hosts ending up the winners by three wickets as Steve Smith's century saw them chase down the 268 required.

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    AB insists Proteas are ‘better than Australia’

    Despite losing the ODI series against Australia four-one Down Under, South Africa skipper AB de Villiers insists his side is the better unit, even though the Aussies are now the number one-ranked side in the format.

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    De Kock, Aussie trio the big movers

    South African wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock and Australia's Aaron Finch, James Faulkner and Steven Smith were the big movers on the latest One Day International (ODI) player rankings, which were released on Monday.

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    ‘Over-thinking’ Proteas hurt after series defeat

    South Africa one-day captain AB de Villiers believes the Proteas were guilty of "over-thinking" during their 4-1 series loss to Australia.

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    Australia win to go top of ODI rankings

    Australia wrapped up their ODI series against South Africa with yet another victory, winning the fifth game in Sydney by two wickets to seal the series four-one, and also take the number one ODI ranking off India.

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    Domingo: I wouldn’t say it’s a setback

    Proteas coach, Russell Domingo, says the One-Day International (ODI) series loss to Australia is not a significant setback, but rather a necessary reminder of some of the hard ahead for the ODI unit.

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    Smith targets top ranking

    Australia may have already clinched the series against South Africa but they have the incentive of top spot on the world one-day rankings in Sunday's fifth ODI in Sydney.

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    Coulter-Nile injures hamstring yet again

    Australia may have to do without fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile for a bit, after he was forced to leave the field during the fourth ODI against SOuth Africa in Melbourne on Friday.

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    AB: Smith is a ‘captain’s nightmare’

    South Africa captain AB de Villiers was left frustrated by Australia batsman Steve Smith's antics in the third ODI in Canberra, with De Villiers saying that trying to contain Smith was a 'captain's nightmare'.

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    De Villiers blames himself and Amla for defeat

    Ill-discipline was once again the frustration for South Africa in their 73-run loss to Australia in the third ODI at Manuka Oval in Canberra on Wednesday.

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