<img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-550293" alt="CA" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/CA.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> <p></p> <p></p>Dominant half-centuries to Meg Lanning (80) and Nicole Bolton (77) have helped the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars secure a nine-wicket victory over South Africa and take an unbeatable 3-nil One Day International Series lead at North Sydney Oval today. <p></p> <p></p>With the start of the match delayed due to rain, Australia were eventually set 174 runs for victory and to seal the series with two matches still to play. <p></p> <p></p>Australia made a fast start to the chase before opener Elyse Villani was bowled by Ayabonga Khaka (1-41) for 10, however her dismissal did little to dampen the home sides spirits. <p></p> <p></p>Bolton and Lanning continued to attack the South African bowlers, the duo combining for a 161-run partnership and securing victory with 4.5 overs remaining. <p></p> <p></p>A maiden ODI century to Lizelle Lee and 36 to Mignon du Preez earlier in the day steered South Africa to a more-than-competitive 8/173. <p></p> <p></p>Opening the batting alongside Sune Luus (7), Player of the Match Lee hammered six fours and seven sixes on her way to an impressive 102 off just 89 balls. <p></p> <p></p>Grace Harris was the pick of the bowlers for Australia, the off-spinner claiming 3-31 whilst Jess Jonassen (1-31) and Kristen Beams (1-35) were also amongst the wickets.