February 28, 2015, 12:06 PM IST
Grant Elliott scored 54 as he helped to hold together New Zealand's innings after the Black Caps were 68-4. Elliot combined with Colin Munro to compile a 61-run stand. (Getty Images)
Colin Munro scored 57 as he first combined with Grant Elliot to rescue the Kiwis and later joined hands with James Franklin with a 67-run stand to propel New Zealand to a healthy total of 260. (Getty Images)
James Franklin once again proved his worth in the lower middle-order battering a crucial 53 off 52 deliveries as New Zealand finished at 260 for 9 in their quota of 50 overs. (Getty Images)
Chasing 261 to avoid whitewash, Graeme Smith led from the front helping himself the 10th ODI ton scoring 116, but the big left hander got out when it seemed South Africa are well in course for a victory.
Kyle Mills continued his good form with the ball in the series as he picked up two wickets and gave away just 40 runs in 10 overs.