Rusty Theron scored a half-century and took four wickets to see South Africa A bounce back from consecutive losses and claim their first win in the ongoing tri-series on Saturday. They beat Australia A by 19 runs in spite of a fine innings by Australia's Aaron Finch, who scored 119 off 129 balls.
Theron is happy to be playing cricket again after being forced to take almost a year off from the game due to injury, a Cricket South Africa media release said.
"It's the close games you want to win and it was a good team effort that got us there. It's good to be back playing cricket after my injury and a few niggles and it's even better to get this opportunity to try and stage a comeback," he said.