Australia secures 8th World Cup final appearance with thrilling 3-wicket victory over South Africa, set to clash with India on Sunday

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Australia defeated South Africa by three wickets, securing their spot in the final of the Cricket World Cup. In the semi-final match, Australia successfully chased down a target of 213 runs, with Travis Head scoring 62 runs off 48 balls and David Warner contributing 29 runs off 18 balls. Despite facing regular setbacks from the South African bowlers, Australia showed determination and resilience to reach the target with three overs to spare. This marks Australia’s eighth appearance in the Cricket World Cup final. South Africa, on the other hand, struggled to maintain stability while batting first, with David Miller top-scoring with 101 runs and Heinrich Klaasen adding 47 runs to their total.