Former skipper Kevin Pietersen has pointed out at poor team selection as the reason behind England's 340-run defeat to South Africa in the second Test at Trent Bridge that allowed the Proteas to level the series 1-1.
A collective bowling effort from South Africa saw them bowl out England for 133 runs in the final innings on day four as they completed a massive 340 run victory in the second Test at Trent Bridge to level the series 1-1.
Dean Elgar, Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis all scored half-centuries as South Africa declared their innings at 343 for nine on day three to set a target of 474 runs for England in the final innings of the second Test at Lord's.
After South Africa came up with a clinical bowling performance to bowl out England for 205 runs, Dean Elgar and Hashim Amla played responsible knocks to stretch the lead to 205 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the second Test at Trent Bridge.
Shabnim Ismail and Dane van Niekerk shared seven wickets between them as South Africa bowled out Sri Lanka for 101 runs and chased down the target in 23.1 overs with eight wickets in hand in the 22nd match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton.
Moeen Ali became the first England spinner to pick a 10-wicket haul at Lord's since 1974 as the hosts completed a 211 run victory over South Africa after dismissing them for 119 runs in the final innings of the first Test at Lord's.
A breezy 92 run knock from Lizelle Lee and an all-round performance from Dane van Niekerk proved enough as South Africa went on to crush India by 115 runs in the 18th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Leicester.