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England vs South Africa 3rd T20I | 25th June 2017 | South Africa tour of England T20I series 2017

Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, England

England won by 19 runs
Target: 182

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England: 181/8 (20.0)
South Africa: 162/7 (20.0)

  Commentary

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  • Player of the match - Dawid Malan

  • England won by 19 runs

  • SA - 162/7 (20.0 overs)
    17 Runs

    M Morkel : 5(2)

    A Phehlukwayo : 27(20)

    C Jordan : 4-0-31-3

    T Curran : 4-0-22-2

  • 19.6 4

    C Jordan to M Morkel, FOUR, length, middle stump, played to long off

  • 19.5 1

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, full toss, middle stump, thick edge to third man

  • 19.5 NB

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, no ball, full toss, leg stump, over the waist umpire called no-ball and Free Hit

  • 19.4 2

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, 2 runs, length, middle stump, flicks it to deep mid wicket

  • 19.3 4

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, length, leg stump, lofted over long on

  • SA 150/7 (19.2 ovs)

  • 19.2 4

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, back of length, outside off, top edges to fine leg

  • 19.1 1

    C Jordan to M Morkel, 1 run, back of length, leg stump, played to mid off

  • Chris Jordan takes over the ball.

  • SA - 145/7 (19.0 overs)
    7 Runs

    A Phehlukwayo : 16(15)

    M Morkel : 0(0)

    T Curran : 4-0-22-2

    D Willey : 4-0-40-0

  • Morne Morkel arrives at the crease.

  • 18.6 W

    T Curran to M Mosehle, OUT, full toss, outside off, caught at deep mid wicket M Mosehle c S Billings b T Curran 36(22) [4s-1] [6s-4]

  • 18.5 4

    T Curran to M Mosehle, FOUR, full toss, outside off, heaved over deep extra cover

  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (Mangaliso Mosehle 32*, Andile Phehlukwayo 17*)

  • 18.4 1

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to long on

  • 18.3 1

    T Curran to M Mosehle, 1 run, half volley, outside off, played to long on

  • 18.2 1LB

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, 1 leg bye, length ball, outside leg, hits on pad

  • 18.1 0

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, no run, half volley, off stump, pushed to mid off

  • SA - 138/6 (18.0 overs)
    16 Runs

    M Mosehle : 31(19)

    A Phehlukwayo : 15(12)

    D Willey : 4-0-40-0

    T Curran : 3-0-16-1

  • 17.6 0

    D Willey to M Mosehle, no run, yorker, outside leg, pushed to bowler

  • 17.5 1

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, length, outside off, thick edge to third man

  • 17.4 2

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 2 runs, yorker, outside off, squeezes it to deep point

  • 17.3 1

    D Willey to M Mosehle, 1 run, yorker, outside leg, played to cover

  • 17.2 6

    D Willey to M Mosehle, SIX, back of length, outside off, played to long off

  • 17.1 6

    D Willey to M Mosehle, SIX, short, leg stump, lofted over long on

  • David Willey takes over the ball.

England won by 19 runs
Target: 182

Batting

Batsmen How Out Runs Balls 4s 6s S.Rate
Jason Roy c M Mosehle b M Morkel 8 8 1 0 100.00
Alex Hales c D Miller b A Phehlukwayo 36 28 2 2 128.57
Dawid Malan c D Paterson b I Tahir 78 44 12 2 177.27
Jos Buttler (c & wk) c J Smuts b D Paterson 31 22 1 2 140.91
Samuel Billings c AB de Villiers b D Paterson 12 11 0 1 109.09
Liam Livingstone b D Paterson 0 1 0 0 0.00
Liam Plunkett c D Miller b A Phehlukwayo 0 2 0 0 0.00
David Willey b D Paterson 1 2 0 0 50.00
Chris Jordan Not Out 0 0 0 0 0.00
Thomas Curran Not Out 1 2 0 0 50.00

Total 181 For 8 Wkts/20.0 Overs(9.05 RPO)

Extras 14 (6 lb, 3 wd, 5 byes, 0 nb, 0 p)

DID NOT BAT : Mason Crane

Bowling

Bowler Ov MDN RUNS WKTS ECON DOT NB WIDES
Chris Morris 4 0 24 0 6.00 11 0 1
Morne Morkel 4 0 32 1 8.00 12 0 1
Andile Phehlukwayo 4 0 44 2 11.00 5 0 1
Dane Paterson 4 0 32 4 8.00 11 0 0
Imran Tahir 4 0 38 1 9.50 9 0 0

Batting

Batsmen How Out Runs Balls 4s 6s S.Rate
Jon Smuts c D Malan b L Plunkett 29 30 2 1 96.67
Reeza Hendricks c L Plunkett b T Curran 0 5 0 0 0.00
Chris Morris c A Hales b C Jordan 8 9 1 0 88.89
AB de Villiers (c) c A Hales b M Crane 35 19 2 2 184.21
David Miller c J Buttler b C Jordan 7 6 0 0 116.67
Farhaan Behardien c S Billings b C Jordan 3 8 0 0 37.50
Mangaliso Mosehle (wk) c S Billings b T Curran 36 22 1 4 163.64
*Andile Phehlukwayo Not Out 27 20 4 0 135.00
Morne Morkel Not Out 5 2 1 0 250.00

Total 162 For 7 Wkts/20.0 Overs(8.1 RPO)

Extras 12 (9 lb, 2 wd, 0 byes, 1 nb, 0 p)

Bowling

Bowler Ov MDN RUNS WKTS ECON DOT NB WIDES
David Willey 4 0 40 0 10.00 10 0 1
Thomas Curran 4 0 22 2 5.50 15 0 0
Chris Jordan 4 0 31 3 7.75 9 1 1
Liam Plunkett 4 0 22 1 5.50 10 0 0
Mason Crane 4 0 38 1 9.50 8 0 0

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England: 181/8 (20.0)
South Africa: 162/7 (20.0)

Batting Partnership

WKTS PARTNERS RUNS BALLS FOW OV
1 J Smuts & R Hendricks
Reeza Hendricks
1112111.6
2 J Smuts & C Morris
Chris Morris
1114224.2
3 J Smuts & AB de Villiers
Jon Smuts
3729599.1
4 AB de Villiers & D Miller
AB de Villiers
23118210.6
5 D Miller & F Behardien
David Miller
438611.3
6 F Behardien & M Mosehle
Farhaan Behardien
5139113.4
7 M Mosehle & A Phehlukwayo
Mangaliso Mosehle
543214518.6
8 A Phehlukwayo & M Morkel
176

162 For 7 Wkts/20.0 Overs

End of the Innings

England won by 19 runs
Target: 182

  Full commentary

  • ENG - 181/8 (20.0 overs)
    2 Runs

    C Jordan : 0(0)

    T Curran : 1(2)

    D Paterson : 4-0-32-4

    A Phehlukwayo : 4-0-44-2

  • 19.6 1

    D Paterson to T Curran, 1 run, yorker, wide of off, squeezes it to sweeper cover

  • 19.5 0

    D Paterson to T Curran, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • Thomas Curran arrives at the crease.

  • 19.4 W

    D Paterson to D Willey, OUT, yorker, middle stump, goes through the gate and crashes into the stumps D Willey b D Paterson 1(2) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • Chris Jordan is the new batsman.

  • 19.3 W

    D Paterson to J Buttler, OUT, back of length, outside off J Buttler c J Smuts b D Paterson 31(22) [4s-1] [6s-2]

  • 19.2 0

    D Paterson to J Buttler, no run, yorker, off stump, played to cover

  • 19.1 1

    D Paterson to D Willey, 1 run, yorker, middle stump, flicked off the pads to mid wicket

  • ENG - 179/6 (19.0 overs)
    13 Runs

    J Buttler : 31(20)

    D Willey : 0(0)

    A Phehlukwayo : 4-0-44-2

    D Paterson : 3-0-30-2

  • 18.6 W

    A Phehlukwayo to L Plunkett, OUT, back of length, off stump, caught at deep mid wicket L Plunkett c D Miller b A Phehlukwayo 0(2) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • 18.5 1

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 18.4 6

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, SIX, half volley, outside off, squeezes it to deep point

  • 18.3 2

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, 2 runs, yorker, off stump, played to deep extra cover

  • 18.2 2

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, 2 runs, yorker, outside off, pushed to deep extra cover

  • 18.1 2

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, 2 runs, half volley, outside off, lofted over long off

  • ENG - 166/5 (18.0 overs)
    6 Runs

    L Plunkett : 0(1)

    J Buttler : 18(15)

    D Paterson : 3-0-30-2

    A Phehlukwayo : 3-0-31-1

  • 17.6 0

    D Paterson to L Plunkett, no run, yorker, off stump, comes forward and blocks it to bowler

  • Liam Plunkett arrives at the crease.

  • 17.5 W

    D Paterson to L Livingstone, OUT, full toss, middle stump, misses the line completely and is trapped right in front L Livingstone b D Paterson 0(1) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • Liam Livingstone comes to the crease.

  • 17.4 W

    D Paterson to S Billings, OUT, half volley, wide of off, caught at covers S Billings c A de Villiers b D Paterson 12(11) [4s-0] [6s-1]

  • 17.3 0

    D Paterson to S Billings, no run, half volley, outside off, gets down and sweeps it to point

  • 17.2 6

    D Paterson to S Billings, SIX, full toss, outside off, slog sweeps to deep square leg

  • 17.1 0

    D Paterson to S Billings, no run, half volley, outside off, goes for the sweep and misses

  • Dane Paterson takes over the ball.

  • ENG - 160/3 (17.0 overs)
    11 Runs

    J Buttler : 18(15)

    S Billings : 6(7)

    A Phehlukwayo : 3-0-31-1

    I Tahir : 4-0-38-1

  • 16.6 0

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, no run, back of length, outside off, played to bowler a slow delivery from the bowler

  • 16.5 4

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, FOUR, short, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 16.4 6

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, SIX, half volley, outside off, lofted over long off

  • ENG 150/3 (16.3 ovs)

  • 16.3 1

    A Phehlukwayo to S Billings, 1 run, yorker, outside off, played to mid on

  • 16.2 0

    A Phehlukwayo to S Billings, no run, yorker, outside off, beaten

  • 16.1 0

    A Phehlukwayo to S Billings, no run, half volley, outside off, goes for the sweep and misses

  • Andile Phehlukwayo comes to bowl the next over.

  • ENG - 149/3 (16.0 overs)
    10 Runs

    J Buttler : 8(12)

    S Billings : 5(4)

    I Tahir : 4-0-38-1

    C Morris : 4-0-24-0

  • 15.6 1

    I Tahir to S Billings, 1 run, length, outside off, flicks it to deep mid wicket

  • 15.5 1

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 1 run, yorker, off stump, pushed to long on

  • 15.4 2

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 2 runs, length, outside off, played to deep extra cover

  • 15.3 2

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 2 runs, back of length, outside off, played to deep extra cover

  • 15.2 0

    I Tahir to J Buttler, no run, back of length, outside off, pushed to cover

  • 15.1 4LB

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 4 leg byes, length, off stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • ENG - 139/3 (15.0 overs)
    5 Runs

    S Billings : 4(3)

    J Buttler : 3(7)

    C Morris : 4-0-24-0

    I Tahir : 3-0-32-1

  • 14.6 1

    C Morris to J Buttler, 1 run, length, outside off, pushed to extra covers

  • 14.5 0

    C Morris to J Buttler, no run, length, middle stump, beaten

  • 14.4 1

    C Morris to S Billings, 1 run, length, outside off, outside edge to third man

  • 14.3 1LB

    C Morris to J Buttler, 1 leg bye, back of length, off stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • 14.2 1

    C Morris to S Billings, 1 run, length, outside off, played to cover

  • 14.1 1

    C Morris to J Buttler, 1 run, length, off stump, driven off the front foot to mid off

  • Chris Morris into the attack.

  • ENG - 134/3 (14.0 overs)
    11 Runs

    S Billings : 2(1)

    J Buttler : 1(3)

    I Tahir : 3-0-32-1

    A Phehlukwayo : 2-0-20-1

  • 13.6 2

    I Tahir to S Billings, 2 runs, length, outside off, gets down and sweeps it to fine leg

  • 13.5 1B

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 1 bye, half volley, outside leg, goes for the reverse sweep and misses

  • 13.4 4B

    I Tahir to J Buttler, 4 byes, length, outside off, goes for the reverse sweep and misses

  • Samuel Billings is the new man in.

  • 13.3 W

    I Tahir to D Malan, OUT, half volley, middle stump, caught at long off D Malan c D Paterson b I Tahir 78(44) [4s-12] [6s-2]

  • 13.2 0

    I Tahir to D Malan, no run, length, middle stump, reverse sweeps it to to backward point

  • 13.1 4

    I Tahir to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, middle stump, lofted over deep extra cover

  • Imran Tahir arrives at the crease.

  • ENG - 123/2 (13.0 overs)
    7 Runs

    J Buttler : 1(1)

    D Malan : 74(41)

    A Phehlukwayo : 2-0-20-1

    D Paterson : 2-0-24-0

  • 12.6 1

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, 1 run, back of length, leg stump, played to point

  • 12.5 1

    A Phehlukwayo to J Buttler, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicked off the pads to mid wicket

  • 12.4 3

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, 3 runs, back of length, outside off, cut off the back foot to deep backward point

  • Jos Buttler arrives at the crease.

  • 12.3 W

    A Phehlukwayo to A Hales, OUT, back of length, outside off, caught at deep mid wicket A Hales c D Miller b A Phehlukwayo 36(28) [4s-2] [6s-2]

  • 12.2 1

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, 1 run, length, middle stump, played to cover

  • 12.1 1

    A Phehlukwayo to A Hales, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to long on

  • Andile Phehlukwayo takes over the ball.

  • ENG - 116/1 (12.0 overs)
    17 Runs

    D Malan : 69(38)

    A Hales : 35(26)

    D Paterson : 2-0-24-0

    M Morkel : 4-0-32-1

  • 11.6 4

    D Paterson to D Malan, FOUR, length, outside leg, pulled off the back foot to fine leg

  • 11.5 4

    D Paterson to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, outside off, shuffles across and scoops it to fine leg

  • 11.4 1

    D Paterson to A Hales, 1 run, back of length, outside off, played to mid off

  • 11.3 6

    D Paterson to A Hales, SIX, length, outside off, lofted over long on

  • 11.2 1

    D Paterson to D Malan, 1 run, half volley, leg stump, squeezes it to deep backward point

  • ENG 100/1 (11.1 ovs)

  • 11.1 1

    D Paterson to A Hales, 1 run, length, middle stump, inside edges it to short midwicket

  • Dane Paterson comes into the attack.

  • ENG - 99/1 (11.0 overs)
    11 Runs

    D Malan : 60(35)

    A Hales : 27(23)

    M Morkel : 4-0-32-1

    I Tahir : 2-0-26-0

  • 10.6 4

    M Morkel to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, outside off, driven off the front foot to long off

  • 10.5 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, back of length, off stump, goes for the cut and misses

  • 10.4 1

    M Morkel to A Hales, 1 run, length, outside off, played to mid on

  • 10.3 4

    M Morkel to A Hales, FOUR, yorker, outside off, thick edge to third man

  • 10.2 1

    M Morkel to D Malan, 1 run, length, outside off, played to sweeper cover

  • 10.1 1

    M Morkel to A Hales, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicks it to fine leg

  • ENG - 88/1 (10.0 overs)
    15 Runs

    D Malan : 55(32)

    A Hales : 21(20)

    I Tahir : 2-0-26-0

    M Morkel : 3-0-21-1

  • 9.6 4

    I Tahir to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, outside off, works it to deep point

  • D Malan: 51* (31) [4s-7] [6s-2]

  • 9.5 4

    I Tahir to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, off stump, shuffles across and scoops it to fine leg

  • 9.4 0

    I Tahir to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, pushed to cover

  • 9.3 0

    I Tahir to D Malan, no run, half volley, outside off, defended

  • 9.2 1

    I Tahir to A Hales, 1 run, half volley, outside off, slog sweeps it to long on

  • 9.1 6

    I Tahir to A Hales, SIX, full toss, off stump, heaved over deep mid wicket

  • ENG - 73/1 (9.0 overs)
    8 Runs

    D Malan : 47(28)

    A Hales : 14(18)

    M Morkel : 3-0-21-1

    I Tahir : 1-0-11-0

  • 8.6 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, defends it

  • 8.5 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, cut off the back foot to point

  • 8.5 WD

    M Morkel to D Malan, WIDE, outside leg, straying down the leg side

  • 8.4 6

    M Morkel to D Malan, SIX, half volley, outside off, lofted over long off

  • 8.3 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, beaten off side

  • 8.2 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, yorker, outside off, pushed to cover

  • 8.1 1

    M Morkel to A Hales, 1 run, length, off stump, flicked off the pads to deep mid wicket

  • Morne Morkel arrives at the crease.

  • ENG - 65/1 (8.0 overs)
    11 Runs

    D Malan : 41(23)

    A Hales : 13(17)

    I Tahir : 1-0-11-0

    C Morris : 3-0-20-0

  • 7.6 1

    I Tahir to A Hales, 1 run, half volley, off stump, flicked off the pads to deep mid wicket

  • 7.5 1

    I Tahir to D Malan, 1 run, yorker, middle stump, played to long on

  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (Dawid Malan 40*, Alex Hales 8*)

  • 7.4 4

    I Tahir to D Malan, FOUR, half volley, outside off, third man

  • 7.3 0

    I Tahir to D Malan, no run, length, middle stump, played to cover

  • 7.2 4

    I Tahir to D Malan, FOUR, short, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to long on

  • 7.1 1

    I Tahir to A Hales, 1 run, full toss, outside off, lofted over long on

  • Imran Tahir arrives at the crease.

  • ENG - 54/1 (7.0 overs)
    8 Runs

    D Malan : 32(19)

    A Hales : 11(15)

    C Morris : 3-0-20-0

    D Paterson : 1-0-7-0

  • 6.6 4

    C Morris to D Malan, FOUR, length, leg stump, pulled off the back foot to fine leg

  • 6.5 1

    C Morris to A Hales, 1 run, Catch Dropped by Andile Phehlukwayo, length, off stump, lofted over long on

  • 6.4 1

    C Morris to D Malan, 1 run, half volley, outside off, driven off the front foot to long off

  • 6.4 WD

    C Morris to D Malan, WIDE, short, middle stump, looks to pull and misses and the umpire calls wide

  • 6.3 0

    C Morris to D Malan, no run, length, leg stump, comes forward and defends it

  • 6.2 0

    C Morris to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, inside edges it to cover

  • 6.1 1

    C Morris to A Hales, 1 run, short, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • Chris Morris comes to bowl the next over.

  • ENG - 46/1 (6.0 overs)
    7 Runs

    D Malan : 27(15)

    A Hales : 9(13)

    D Paterson : 1-0-7-0

    A Phehlukwayo : 1-0-13-0

  • 5.6 4

    D Paterson to D Malan, FOUR, length, outside off, flicks it to deep mid wicket

  • 5.5 1

    D Paterson to A Hales, 1 run, yorker, off stump, played to mid on

  • 5.4 0

    D Paterson to A Hales, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 5.3 0

    D Paterson to A Hales, no run, length, off stump, a thick inside edge and hits on his knee, and the physio comes out to treat him

  • 5.2 1

    D Paterson to D Malan, 1 run, length, outside off, played to long off

  • 5.1 1

    D Paterson to A Hales, 1 run, yorker, middle stump, flicks it to backward square leg

  • Dane Paterson takes over the ball.

  • ENG - 39/1 (5.0 overs)
    13 Runs

    D Malan : 22(13)

    A Hales : 7(9)

    A Phehlukwayo : 1-0-13-0

    M Morkel : 2-0-13-1

  • 4.6 1

    A Phehlukwayo to A Hales, 1 run, short, off stump, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • 4.6 WD

    A Phehlukwayo to A Hales, WIDE, short, off stump, ducks under a bouncer

  • 4.5 1

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, 1 run, back of length, off stump, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 4.4 4

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, FOUR, back of length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to backward square leg

  • 4.3 1

    A Phehlukwayo to A Hales, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to short fine leg

  • 4.2 1

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, 1 run, back of length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 4.1 4

    A Phehlukwayo to D Malan, FOUR, back of length, outside off, cut off the back foot to third man

  • Andile Phehlukwayo comes to bowl the next over.

  • ENG - 26/1 (4.0 overs)
    5 Runs

    A Hales : 5(7)

    D Malan : 12(9)

    M Morkel : 2-0-13-1

    C Morris : 2-0-12-0

  • 3.6 1

    M Morkel to D Malan, 1 run, back of length, outside off, cut off the back foot to short third man

  • 3.5 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, back of length, middle stump, goes for the pull and misses

  • 3.4 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 3.3 2

    M Morkel to D Malan, 2 runs, short, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 3.2 0

    M Morkel to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, pokes at it and misses

  • 3.1 2

    M Morkel to D Malan, 2 runs, length, outside off, driven off the front foot to sweeper cover

  • ENG - 21/1 (3.0 overs)
    8 Runs

    A Hales : 5(7)

    D Malan : 7(3)

    C Morris : 2-0-12-0

  • 2.6 0

    C Morris to A Hales, no run, short, outside off, ducks under a bouncer

  • 2.5 0

    C Morris to A Hales, no run, back of length, outside off, pushed to mid on

  • 2.4 1

    C Morris to D Malan, 1 run, full toss, outside off, driven off the front foot to cover

  • 2.3 6

    C Morris to D Malan, SIX, length, off stump, works it to deep square leg

  • 2.2 0

    C Morris to D Malan, no run, length, outside off, leaves it alone

  • 2.1 1

    C Morris to A Hales, 1 run, yorker, off stump, inside edges it to mid wicket

  • Dawid Malan is the new man in.

  • ENG - 13/1 (2.0 overs)
    9 Runs

    A Hales : 4(4)

    M Morkel : 1-0-8-1

    C Morris : 1-0-4-0

  • 1.6 W

    M Morkel to J Roy, OUT, back of length, outside off J Roy c M Mosehle b M Morkel 8(8) [4s-1] [6s-0]

  • 1.5 4

    M Morkel to J Roy, FOUR, back of length, off stump, flicked off the pads to deep mid wicket

  • 1.4 1LB

    M Morkel to A Hales, 1 leg bye, length, off stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • 1.3 4

    M Morkel to A Hales, FOUR, back of length, outside off, edge and flies it over the second slip to third man

  • 1.2 0

    M Morkel to A Hales, no run, length, outside off, looks to pull and misses

  • 1.1 0

    M Morkel to A Hales, no run, length, off stump, rocks back and defends it on the back foot

  • Morne Morkel comes into the attack.

  • ENG - 4/0 (1.0 overs)
    4 Runs

    J Roy : 4(6)

    A Hales : 0(0)

    C Morris : 1-0-4-0

  • 0.6 2

    C Morris to J Roy, 2 runs, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 0.5 0

    C Morris to J Roy, no run, back of length, outside off, cut off the back foot to backward point

  • 0.4 0

    C Morris to J Roy, no run, back of length, outside off, driven off the front foot to cover

  • 0.3 2

    C Morris to J Roy, 2 runs, Catch Dropped by Mangaliso Mosehle, back of length, outside off, top edges to square leg

  • 0.2 0

    C Morris to J Roy, no run, back of length, off stump, gets hit on the pad

  • 0.1 0

    C Morris to J Roy, no run, length, outside off, driven off the front foot to point

  • Jason Roy and Alex Hales come to open the innings, Chris Morris to bowl the first over.

  • South Africa Won the Toss & Elected to Field

  • England South Africa set for decider

    The superb fight back to win the second T20I has injected new momentum into AB de Villierss side

  • Hello & welcome to our ball-by-ball coverage of the 3rd T20I the decider between the home side England and the visiting South Africans to be played at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, England.

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  • Player of the match - Dawid Malan

  • England won by 19 runs

  • SA - 162/7 (20.0 overs)
    17 Runs

    M Morkel : 5(2)

    A Phehlukwayo : 27(20)

    C Jordan : 4-0-31-3

    T Curran : 4-0-22-2

  • 19.6 4

    C Jordan to M Morkel, FOUR, length, middle stump, played to long off

  • 19.5 1

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, full toss, middle stump, thick edge to third man

  • 19.5 NB

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, no ball, full toss, leg stump, over the waist umpire called no-ball and Free Hit

  • 19.4 2

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, 2 runs, length, middle stump, flicks it to deep mid wicket

  • 19.3 4

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, length, leg stump, lofted over long on

  • SA 150/7 (19.2 ovs)

  • 19.2 4

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, back of length, outside off, top edges to fine leg

  • 19.1 1

    C Jordan to M Morkel, 1 run, back of length, leg stump, played to mid off

  • Chris Jordan takes over the ball.

  • SA - 145/7 (19.0 overs)
    7 Runs

    A Phehlukwayo : 16(15)

    M Morkel : 0(0)

    T Curran : 4-0-22-2

    D Willey : 4-0-40-0

  • Morne Morkel arrives at the crease.

  • 18.6 W

    T Curran to M Mosehle, OUT, full toss, outside off, caught at deep mid wicket M Mosehle c S Billings b T Curran 36(22) [4s-1] [6s-4]

  • 18.5 4

    T Curran to M Mosehle, FOUR, full toss, outside off, heaved over deep extra cover

  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (Mangaliso Mosehle 32*, Andile Phehlukwayo 17*)

  • 18.4 1

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to long on

  • 18.3 1

    T Curran to M Mosehle, 1 run, half volley, outside off, played to long on

  • 18.2 1LB

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, 1 leg bye, length ball, outside leg, hits on pad

  • 18.1 0

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, no run, half volley, off stump, pushed to mid off

  • SA - 138/6 (18.0 overs)
    16 Runs

    M Mosehle : 31(19)

    A Phehlukwayo : 15(12)

    D Willey : 4-0-40-0

    T Curran : 3-0-16-1

  • 17.6 0

    D Willey to M Mosehle, no run, yorker, outside leg, pushed to bowler

  • 17.5 1

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, length, outside off, thick edge to third man

  • 17.4 2

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 2 runs, yorker, outside off, squeezes it to deep point

  • 17.3 1

    D Willey to M Mosehle, 1 run, yorker, outside leg, played to cover

  • 17.2 6

    D Willey to M Mosehle, SIX, back of length, outside off, played to long off

  • 17.1 6

    D Willey to M Mosehle, SIX, short, leg stump, lofted over long on

  • David Willey takes over the ball.

  • SA - 122/6 (17.0 overs)
    7 Runs

    A Phehlukwayo : 12(10)

    M Mosehle : 18(15)

    T Curran : 3-0-16-1

    L Plunkett : 4-0-22-1

  • 16.6 0

    T Curran to A Phehlukwayo, no run, length, middle stump, reverse sweeping bottom edge to keeper

  • 16.5 1

    T Curran to M Mosehle, 1 run, full toss, outside off, played to third man

  • 16.4 6

    T Curran to M Mosehle, SIX, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep backward square leg

  • 16.3 0

    T Curran to M Mosehle, no run, yorker, outside off, beaten

  • 16.2 0

    T Curran to M Mosehle, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 16.1 0

    T Curran to M Mosehle, no run, length, outside off, played to point

  • Thomas Curran has been introduced into the attack.

  • SA - 115/6 (16.0 overs)
    4 Runs

    A Phehlukwayo : 12(9)

    M Mosehle : 11(10)

    L Plunkett : 4-0-22-1

    D Willey : 3-0-24-0

  • 15.6 0

    L Plunkett to A Phehlukwayo, no run, length, off stump, looks to pull and misses

  • 15.5 0

    L Plunkett to A Phehlukwayo, no run, half volley, outside off, leaves it alone

  • 15.4 1

    L Plunkett to M Mosehle, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • 15.3 2LB

    L Plunkett to M Mosehle, 2 leg byes, back of length, off stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • 15.2 1

    L Plunkett to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, half volley, outside off, bottom edges to square leg

  • 15.1 0

    L Plunkett to A Phehlukwayo, no run, short, leg stump, ducks under a bouncer

  • Liam Plunkett into the attack.

  • SA - 111/6 (15.0 overs)
    18 Runs

    M Mosehle : 10(8)

    A Phehlukwayo : 11(5)

    D Willey : 3-0-24-0

    C Jordan : 3-0-14-3

  • 14.6 1

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 1 run, length, outside off, driven off the front foot to long on

  • 14.5 4

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, length, outside off, lofted over long off

  • 14.4 4

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, FOUR, length, off stump, driven on the up towards bowler

  • 14.3 2

    D Willey to A Phehlukwayo, 2 runs, half volley, outside off, played to sweeper cover

  • SA 100/6 (14.2 ovs)

  • 14.2 1

    D Willey to M Mosehle, 1 run, length, outside off, pushed to cover

  • 14.1 6

    D Willey to M Mosehle, SIX, length, leg stump, works it to fine leg

  • David Willey arrives at the crease.

  • SA - 93/6 (14.0 overs)
    5 Runs

    A Phehlukwayo : 0(1)

    M Mosehle : 3(6)

    C Jordan : 3-0-14-3

    M Crane : 4-0-38-1

  • 13.6 0

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, no run, back of length, outside off, cut off the backfoot to point

  • 13.6 WD

    C Jordan to A Phehlukwayo, WIDE, length, leg stump, straying down the leg side

  • 13.5 1

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to fine leg

  • Andile Phehlukwayo arrives at the crease.

  • 13.4 W

    C Jordan to F Behardien, OUT, short , outside off, caught at fine leg F Behardien c S Billings b C Jordan 3(8) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • 13.3 1

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • 13.2 1

    C Jordan to F Behardien, 1 run, back of length, outside off, played to mid on

  • 13.1 1

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, 1 run, short, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • SA - 88/5 (13.0 overs)
    2 Runs

    F Behardien : 2(6)

    M Mosehle : 0(3)

    M Crane : 4-0-38-1

    C Jordan : 2-0-9-2

  • 12.6 0

    M Crane to F Behardien, no run, length, outside off, inside edges it to short fine leg

  • 12.5 0

    M Crane to F Behardien, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 12.4 0

    M Crane to F Behardien, no run, length, outside off, goes for the sweep and misses

  • 12.3 0

    M Crane to F Behardien, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 12.2 0

    M Crane to F Behardien, no run, half volley, outside off, beaten

  • 12.1 2

    M Crane to F Behardien, 2 runs, half volley, outside off, flicked off the pads to square leg

  • Mason Crane takes over the ball.

  • SA - 86/5 (12.0 overs)
    4 Runs

    M Mosehle : 0(3)

    F Behardien : 0(0)

    C Jordan : 2-0-9-2

    L Plunkett : 3-0-20-1

  • 11.6 0

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, no run, short, outside off, flicked off the pads to square leg

  • 11.5 0

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, no run, short, outside off, inside edges it to keeper

  • 11.4 0

    C Jordan to M Mosehle, no run, back of length, off stump, flicked off the pads to square leg

  • Mangaliso Mosehle comes to the crease.

  • 11.3 W

    C Jordan to D Miller, OUT, length, outside off, get's an outside edge to the keeper D Miller c J Buttler b C Jordan 7(6) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • 11.2 2

    C Jordan to D Miller, 2 runs, length, leg stump, glanced off the pads to fine leg

  • 11.1 2

    C Jordan to D Miller, 2 runs, back of length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • Chris Jordan comes into the attack.

  • Farhaan Behardien is the new man in.

  • SA - 82/4 (11.0 overs)
    18 Runs

    D Miller : 3(3)

    M Crane : 3-0-36-1

    L Plunkett : 3-0-20-1

  • 10.6 W

    M Crane to A de Villiers, OUT, half volley, off stump, gets down and sweeps it to deep square leg A de Villiers c A Hales b M Crane 35(19) [4s-2] [6s-2]

  • 10.5 1

    M Crane to D Miller, 1 run, length, leg stump, flicked off the pads to square leg

  • 10.4 1

    M Crane to A de Villiers, 1 run, half volley, off stump, played to sweeper cover

  • 10.3 6

    M Crane to A de Villiers, SIX, half volley, off stump, gets down and sweeps it to deep square leg

  • 10.2 6

    M Crane to A de Villiers, SIX, length, outside off, slog sweeps it to deep mid wicket

  • 10.1 4

    M Crane to A de Villiers, FOUR, full toss, off stump, gets down and sweeps it to deep square leg

  • SA - 64/3 (10.0 overs)
    5 Runs

    D Miller : 2(2)

    A de Villiers : 18(14)

    L Plunkett : 3-0-20-1

    M Crane : 2-0-18-0

  • 9.6 1

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, 1 run, length, off stump, flicked off the pads to deep square leg

  • 9.5 1

    L Plunkett to D Miller, 1 run, length, off stump, pushed to mid on

  • 9.4 1

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, 1 run, back of length, outside off, played to sweeper cover

  • 9.3 1

    L Plunkett to D Miller, 1 run, length, leg stump, flicked off the pads to deep square leg

  • 9.2 1

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicked off the pads to deep square leg

  • David Miller walks in.

  • 9.1 W

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, OUT, back of length, outside off, caught at short fine leg J Smuts c D Malan b L Plunkett 29(30) [4s-2] [6s-1]

  • SA - 59/2 (9.0 overs)
    9 Runs

    A de Villiers : 15(11)

    J Smuts : 29(29)

    M Crane : 2-0-18-0

    L Plunkett : 2-0-15-0

  • 8.6 2

    M Crane to A de Villiers, 2 runs, length, outside off, slog sweeps it to deep mid wicket

  • 8.5 0

    M Crane to A de Villiers, no run, length, outside off, beaten

  • 8.4 4

    M Crane to A de Villiers, FOUR, half volley, outside off, lofted over deep extra cover

  • 8.3 1

    M Crane to J Smuts, 1 run, half volley, outside off, slog sweeps it to deep mid wicket

  • 8.2 1

    M Crane to A de Villiers, 1 run, length, outside off, played to deep extra cover

  • 8.1 1

    M Crane to J Smuts, 1 run, half volley, outside off, gets down and sweeps it to short fine leg

  • SA - 50/2 (8.0 overs)
    3 Runs

    A de Villiers : 8(7)

    J Smuts : 27(27)

    L Plunkett : 2-0-15-0

    M Crane : 1-0-9-0

  • 7.6 0

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, no run, yorker, leg stump

  • 7.5 0

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, no run, back of length, off stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • SA 50/2 (7.4 ovs)

  • 7.4 1

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicked off the pads to mid wicket

  • 7.3 0

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, no run, short, outside off, goes for the cut and misses

  • 7.2 1

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, 1 run, length, outside off, played to mid on

  • 7.1 1

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, 1 run, length, off stump, flicked off the pads to deep square leg

  • SA - 47/2 (7.0 overs)
    9 Runs

    A de Villiers : 7(4)

    J Smuts : 25(24)

    M Crane : 1-0-9-0

    L Plunkett : 1-0-12-0

  • 6.6 1

    M Crane to J Smuts, 1 run, short, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep mid wicket

  • 6.5 1

    M Crane to A de Villiers, 1 run, length, outside off, played to long off

  • 6.4 2

    M Crane to A de Villiers, 2 runs, length, leg stump, flicked off the pads to deep mid wicket

  • 6.3 1

    M Crane to J Smuts, 1 run, length, outside off, played to sweeper cover

  • 6.2 0

    M Crane to J Smuts, no run, length, outside off, pushed to point

  • 6.1 4

    M Crane to J Smuts, FOUR, half volley, off stump, gets down and sweeps it to deep backward square leg

  • Mason Crane has been introduced into the attack.

  • SA - 38/2 (6.0 overs)
    12 Runs

    A de Villiers : 4(2)

    J Smuts : 19(20)

    L Plunkett : 1-0-12-0

    C Jordan : 1-0-5-1

  • 5.6 1

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicks it to square leg

  • 5.5 4

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, FOUR, half volley, outside off, sliced away to sweeper cover

  • 5.4 6

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, SIX, half volley, leg stump, lofted over long on

  • 5.3 0

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, no run, length, outside off, looks to pull and misses

  • 5.2 0

    L Plunkett to J Smuts, no run, length, outside off, outside edge to cover

  • 5.1 1

    L Plunkett to A de Villiers, 1 run, back of length, outside off, flicks it to square leg

  • Liam Plunkett comes to bowl the next over.

  • SA - 26/2 (5.0 overs)
    5 Runs

    J Smuts : 8(15)

    A de Villiers : 3(1)

    C Jordan : 1-0-5-1

    T Curran : 2-0-9-1

  • 4.6 3

    C Jordan to A de Villiers, 3 runs, short, outside off, cut off the back foot to deep point

  • 4.5 1

    C Jordan to J Smuts, 1 run, back of length, outside off, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • 4.4 0

    C Jordan to J Smuts, no run, back of length, outside off, go for the pull gets an inside edges to short fine leg

  • 4.3 0

    C Jordan to J Smuts, no run, length, outside off, pushed to bowler

  • AB de Villiers walks in.

  • 4.2 W

    C Jordan to C Morris, OUT, short, outside off, caught at deep square leg C Morris c A Hales b C Jordan 8(9) [4s-1] [6s-0]

  • 4.1 1

    C Jordan to J Smuts, 1 run, length, outside off, inside edges it to short fine leg

  • Chris Jordan has been introduced into the attack.

  • SA - 21/1 (4.0 overs)
    8 Runs

    C Morris : 8(8)

    J Smuts : 6(11)

    T Curran : 2-0-9-1

    D Willey : 2-0-6-0

  • 3.6 0

    T Curran to C Morris, no run, back of length, middle stump, pulled off the back foot to short fine leg

  • 3.5 0

    T Curran to C Morris, no run, back of length, outside off, pushed to cover

  • 3.4 4

    T Curran to C Morris, FOUR, short, outside off, cut off the back foot to deep point

  • 3.3 1LB

    T Curran to J Smuts, 1 leg bye, length, middle stump, goes for the flick and misses

  • 3.2 3

    T Curran to C Morris, 3 runs, length, outside off, sliced away to deep extra cover

  • 3.1 0

    T Curran to C Morris, no run, length, off stump, defended on the backfoot.

  • SA - 13/1 (3.0 overs)
    2 Runs

    J Smuts : 6(10)

    C Morris : 1(3)

    D Willey : 2-0-6-0

  • 2.6 1

    D Willey to C Morris, 1 run, back of length, middle stump, inside edges it to backward square leg

  • 2.5 0

    D Willey to C Morris, no run, length, middle stump, beaten

  • 2.4 0

    D Willey to C Morris, no run, back of length, off stump, flicks it to mid on

  • 2.3 1

    D Willey to J Smuts, 1 run, length, off stump, steered down to third man

  • 2.2 0

    D Willey to J Smuts, no run, length, outside off, played to mid off

  • 2.1 0

    D Willey to J Smuts, no run, half volley, off stump, pushed to mid on

  • Chris Morris walks in.

  • SA - 11/1 (2.0 overs)
    3 Runs

    J Smuts : 5(7)

    T Curran : 1-0-2-1

    D Willey : 1-0-4-0

  • 1.6 W

    T Curran to R Hendricks, OUT, length, outside off, caught at mid off R Hendricks c L Plunkett b T Curran 0(5) [4s-0] [6s-0]

  • 1.5 1

    T Curran to J Smuts, 1 run, short, off stump, pulled off the back foot to deep square leg

  • 1.4 0

    T Curran to J Smuts, no run, back of length, outside off, flicks it to mid on

  • 1.3 0

    T Curran to J Smuts, no run, back of length, outside off, pushed to mid off

  • 1.2 1LB

    T Curran to R Hendricks, 1 leg bye, back of length, outside off, looks to pull and misses

  • 1.1 1

    T Curran to J Smuts, 1 run, length, off stump, flicked off the pads to square leg

  • Thomas Curran arrives at the crease.

  • SA - 8/0 (1.0 overs)
    8 Runs

    R Hendricks : 0(3)

    J Smuts : 3(3)

    D Willey : 1-0-4-0

  • 0.6 0

    D Willey to R Hendricks, no run, half volley, middle stump, inside edges it to mid wicket

  • 0.5 0

    D Willey to R Hendricks, no run, length, off stump, comes forward and blocks it to cover

  • 0.4 0

    D Willey to R Hendricks, no run, yorker, off stump, defended

  • 0.3 3

    D Willey to J Smuts, 3 runs, back of length, outside off, cut off the back foot to sweeper cover

  • 0.2 0

    D Willey to J Smuts, no run, back of length, off stump, played to mid on

  • 0.1 4LB

    D Willey to J Smuts, 4 leg byes, length, outside leg, goes for the flick and misses

  • 0.1 WD

    D Willey to J Smuts, WIDE, length, outside leg, straying down the leg side

  • Jon Smuts and Reeza Hendricks come to the middle, David Willey with the ball.

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England won by 19 runs
Target: 182
Match Summary
  • »  South Africa Won the Toss & Elected to Field
  • »  England 1st innings
  • »  Over 0.3: J Roy (2*), Catch Dropped by Mangaliso Mosehle
  • »  Over 6.5: A Hales (11*), Catch Dropped by Andile Phehlukwayo
  • »  Eng 50/1 (6.5 ovs)
  • »  2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (Dawid Malan 40*, Alex Hales 8*)
  • »  D Malan: 51* (31) [4s-7] [6s-2]
  • »  ENG 100/1 (11.1 ovs)
  • »  ENG 150/3 (16.3 ovs)
Match Summary
  • »  South Africa 2nd innings
  • »  SA 50/2 (7.4 ovs)
  • »  SA 100/6 (14.2 ovs)
  • »  7th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (Mangaliso Mosehle 32*, Andile Phehlukwayo 17*)
  • »  SA 150/7 (19.2 ovs)

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