England beat South Africa by 4 wickets in the 2nd T20I at Boland Park, Paarl
England galloped to a 4 wicket win over South Africa in the 2nd T20I to take the KFC series as well, at Boland Park, Paarl today, with one ball to spare.
South Africa 146/6 (20)
England 150/4 (19.5)
Result – England won by 5 wickets
Batting first South Africa made 146/6 in their 20 overs – on a unpredictable pitch the batsmen never felt really settled and the England bowlers were again on top form.
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Temba Bavuma - 3.4 ov), 2-48 (Quinton de Kock - 5.2 ov), 3-65 (Reeza Hendricks - 8.6 ov), 4-75 (Faf du Plessis - 10.1 ov), 5-95 (Heinrich Klaasen - 13.4 ov), 6-139 (George Linde - 18.6 ov)
In reply, England just made it over the line, with one ball to spare, thanks to great batting perfomances by Dawid Malan and Eoin Morgan.
England take an unassailable 2-0 win in the three match series.
South Africa - Quinton de Kock(c)(wk), Temba Bavuma, Faf du Plessis, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, Reeza Hendricks, George Linde, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi
England - Jason Roy, Jos Buttler(wk), Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes, Eoin Morgan(c), Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid
Start Time: 12:30
Toss: England won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Boland Park, Paarl
Officials: Adrian Holdstock, Shaun George, Allahudien Paleker, Bongani Jele, Andrew Pycroft
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