Southern Stars claim Ashes ODI series 2-1

28 Jul 2015

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The Southern Stars claimed the ODI component of the Women’s Ashes series with an 89-run win in the third ODI in Worcester on Monday.

Sent in to bat first, the visitors posted 7-241, which England failed to chase down, finishing all out for 152 in the 44th over.

Player-of-the-series, Ellyse Perry, was also named player-of-the-match for her knock of 67 and bowling figures of 2-16.

The Australian side take a lead of 4-2 points leading into the Women’s Ashes Test match, which will be played 11 -14 August at The SpitFire Ground in Kent.

Full scorecard here.