JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - Pakistan teach Mickey Arthur said on Monday he turned into determined to discover a method to his crew s issues towards fast, quick-pitched bowling.

speaking after South Africa completed a 3-zero series easy sweep by way of triumphing the 1/3 take a look at by means of 107 runs on the Wanderers Stadium, Arthur said he wanted to construct a crew capable of play in all situations by the time they began their campaign inside the world test championship in September.

"We play Sri Lanka within the United Arab Emirates in September then we play Australia in Australia straight after that," he stated. "We have to have our ability units ideal to control the bouncing ball. I need to get our batsmen into Australia 3 or four weeks early, to have camps there to get them geared up."

man of the collection Duanne Olivier sparked a Pakistan collapse because the vacationers lost their remaining seven wickets for 120 runs to be bowled out for 273 at lunch at the fourth day.

Olivier efficiently ended Pakistan s hopes whilst he took two wickets off successive balls inside the third over of the morning.

Arthur singled out Babar Azam, Shan Masood and Asad Shafiq as batsmen who had performed properly at some point of the series and he gave certified guide to Sarfraz Ahmed, whose captaincy was wondered by Pakistani media.

"This query usually arises on the stop of a series," said Arthur. "Sarfraz goes from strength to electricity. He wants to lead from the front. I concept his wicketkeeping has been super. What we want is to get a very good middle of leaders round him. If we are able to do this he ll pass from power to strength."

 

Sri Lanka next up for Proteas

South African stand-in captain Dean Elgar praised the dedication of his players. "three-nil is what we asked from the men and we've achieved that. We're halfway to our goals for the season. We want to obtain the identical feat against Sri Lanka (in February)."

Elgar confused, though, that South Africa did now not take Pakistan gently. "We realize they may be an excellent team. We're very fortunate to have that arsenal of 4 rapid bowlers."

Olivier took 24 wickets in the three-take a look at collection at a mean of 14.71 and he made the important breakthrough early on Monday.

Azam obtained a fast, lifting ball angled in in the direction of his throat, which he gloved to wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock. Azam (22) had helped Shafiq add 58 for the fourth wicket.

Sarfraz became then bowled first ball. Reputedly anticipating any other short-pitched shipping from Olivier, he became deep in his crease when he had his off stump knocked lower back by way of a quick, complete shipping.

With Vernon Philander gaining unpredictable leap from a great length simply outside off stump, Shafiq superior down the pitch and became caught at 2d slip off a ball which seamed far from him.

Shafiq had taken his overnight score of forty eight to 65, made off 71 balls with 11 fours. Shadab Khan batted properly to make 47 now not out earlier than the match ended whilst Mohammad Abbas became run out after a combination-up.