Ahmedabad: A consolation win for South Africa as India humbled with a 90-run defeat in the third and final ODI against India in the Sardar Patel Stadium here on Saturday at Ahmedabad.
South Africa avoided a white-wash, winning the last ODI by 90 runs as India crashed to 275 all out in reply to the visitors' 365/2.
Chasing an improbable 365 for victory, the Indians folded up for 275 with 5.3 overs left.
India vs South Africa, 3rd ODI - Scorecard
India, which clinched the series by winning the first two ODI's lose their way with both bat and ball in the final third ODI.
AB de Villiers was adjudged as man of the match for his fastest century 102* of just 59 balls.
Sachin Tendulkar awarded man of the series for his historic knock in the second odi as he became the highest individual scorer in ODI cricket