Australia clinch series win

CRICKET: Australia clinched a series victory over India after opening up an unassailable 4-2 lead with a six-wicket win in Guwahati yesterday.

Left-arm seamer Doug Bollinger producced career-best figures of 5-35 to reduce India to 170 all out before Shane Watson’s run-a-ball 49 helped Ricky Ponting’s men to victory with 8.1 overs to spare.