Thatscricket - Women's - News - Southern Stars wraps series with another fine victory
Published: Wednesday, July 4, 2001, 19:33 [IST]
London: The Australian Southern Stars romped home to a convincing 3-0 victory over England in a One-day International series on Tuesday.The Australian women, who had won the first two matches, clinched the third tie by another big margin of 66 runs in another annihilation of the English women.The Australians, once again making first use of the wicket, ran up an impressive 206 for seven with opener Lisa Keightley top scoring on 54 (92 balls, seven fours). Australia was off to a fine start with Keightley and Belinda Clark adding 102 runs for the first wicket. Clark scored 49, while Karen Rolton made 36.England was restricted to 140 for eight with Taylor remaining unbeaten on 50 (77 balls, two fours). McGregor, Mason and Fahey claimed two wickets apiece for Australia.