Eng v SA highlights today, second ODI – from County Ground, Taunton (England) Friday 23rd June 2017. In their first match, England showed their best performance by gained a beautiful victory against South Africa. South Africa won the toss in that match and captain of their team AB de Villiers decided to bat first and South Africa team scored 142 runs with three wickets down in 20 overs and England chased the target in 14.3 overs with just one wicket down. With most new young players of t20 format South Africa struggling so far, like recently they lost against Sri Lanka three t20 match series at home now they are facing lack of confidence in England.
The opener of their team JT Smuts went with duck, RR Hendricks scored just three runs, DA Miller’s wicket dismissed at nine. AB de Villiers scored 65 runs off 58 balls not out and F Behardien scored 64 runs off 52 deliveries not out. MA Wood took two wickets and DJ Willey took one wicket. Another side England’s opener JJ Roy smashed 28 runs of just 14 balls and out. AD Hales scored 47 runs off 38 balls, it was JM Bairstow who smashed all South African bowlers all around the park. He scored 60 runs off 35 balls. Now, what will happen in today’s match? watch in highlights.
Toss: England won the toss and elected to field.
JJ Roy, SW Billings, JM Bairstow, EJG Morgan*, LS Livingstone, JC Buttler†, LA Dawson, CJ Jordan, DJ Willey, LE Plunkett, TK Curran.
South Africa team
JT Smuts, RR Hendricks, M Mosehle†, AB de Villiers*, DA Miller, F Behardien, CH Morris, AL Phehlukwayo, T Shamsi, M Morkel, D Paterson.
Match Timings: 17:00 local time (16:00 GMT)
South Africa tour of England, 2nd T20I Highlights
Twenty20 International | 2017 season
Played at County Ground, Taunton
23 June 2017 – day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires – RJ Bailey and MA Gough
TV umpire – RT Robinson
Match referee – AJ Pycroft (Zimbabwe)
Reserve umpire – JW Lloyds
South Africa 174/8 20 overs
England 171/6 20 overs
South Africa won by 3 runs