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South Africa wrap up series against West Indies with final Test victory

• West Indies 329 & 215; South Africa 421 & 124-2; SA win by eight wickets
• Elgar hits 60 as hosts secure 2-0 series win to remain No1-ranked Test side
• Australia v India, fourth Test day one report

Dean Elgar hit an unbeaten 60 as South Africa coasted to a comfortable eight-wicket victory over West Indies in the final Test at Newlands on Tuesday to take the three-match series 2-0. The triumph also means they remain the world’s No1-ranked Test side.

Elgar and captain Hashim Amla (38 not out) saw South Africa home as they reached 124 for two before lunch on the final day to secure victory. They were nine for one overnight and showed no hurry to knock off the remaining 115 runs needed for victory.

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