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Australia down South Africa in second ODI to level series

Home side registered seven-run victory in Adelaide

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Australia have defeated South Africa by seven runs in the second ODI in Adelaide to level three match series 1-1.

Set 232 to win, the Proteas could only manage 224-9 in their 50 overs, leaving the series tied at 1-1 with the decider in Hobart on Sunday.

The home side needed this win to keep the series alive and snap their seven-game losing streak.

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