Australia loses by 134 runs against South Africa in Lucknow, scoring 177 all out, their largest World Cup loss.

Australia suffered its greatest ICC ODI World Cup defeat on Wednesday, falling to South Africa by 134 runs at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow.Following a six-wicket setback to India in Chennai, Australia allowed 311 against the Proteas after deciding to bowl.South Africa's total was the first 300-plus score at the newly resurfaced venue. In response, the Australians were subjected to fantastic spells of fast bowling from Lungi Ngidi and Kagiso Rabada, who swept through the top order. It was eventually dismissed for 177.

Oct 12, 2023 4:05 PM