South Africa clinch series with innings victory vs Australia

HOBART, Australia (AP) South Africa has clinched the three-test series against Australia with a match to spare, following up its 177-run win in Perth with an innings and 80-run victory on Tuesday at Bellerive Oval.

Scores: South Africa 326 (Quinton de Kock 104, Temba Bavuma 74; Josh Hazlewood 6-89) def. Australia 85 (Steve Smith 48 not out; Vernon Philander 5-21) and 161 (Usman Khawaja 64, David Warner 45; Kyle Abbott 6-77, Kagiso Rabada 4-34).