3rd Test: Stokes, Ali star as England make it 2-1




Match: England v South Africa, third of four tests on South Africa’s tour of England

Date: 27-31 July 2017

Venue: The Oval, London

Toss: England, who chose to bat.

Result: England won by 239 runs, lead series 2-1.

MoM: M Ali




Scorecard

England353-10 (103.2)RunsBalls4s6sSR
Alastair Cooklbw b Morkel8820010044.00
Keaton Jenningsc Elgar b Philander09000.00
Tom Westleyc du Plessis b Morris25505050.00
*Joe Rootc de Kock b Philander29564051.79
Dawid Malanb Rabada117005.88
Ben Stokesc Rabada b Morkel1121539473.20
Jonny Bairstowc du Plessis b Rabada36526069.23
Moeen Alic de Kock b Morkel16401040.00
Toby Roland-Joneslbw b Maharaj252541100.00
Stuart Broadc Amla b Rabada3130023.08
James Andersonnot out150020.00
Extras: 17 b:7 lb:7 nb:0 w:3
Total: 353-10 (103.2) | Curr. RR: 3.42
FOW:Keaton Jennings (12-1, 3.3), Tom Westley (64-2, 22.5), *Joe Root (113-3, 38.2), Dawid Malan (120-4, 44), Alastair Cook (183-5, 64.2), Jonny Bairstow (258-6, 81.4), Moeen Ali (279-7, 90.3), Toby Roland-Jones (316-8, 97.2), Stuart Broad (331-9, 100.3), Ben Stokes (353-10, 103.2)
South AfricaOMRWNbWdRPO
Morne Morkel28.27703002.47
Vernon Philander176322011.88
Kagiso Rabada264853003.27
Keshav Maharaj151611004.07
Chris Morris171911025.35

South Africa175-10 (58.4)RunsBalls4s6sSR
Dean Elgarc Bairstow b Roland-Jones8331024.24
Heino Kuhnlbw b Roland-Jones15243062.50
Hashim Amlac Bairstow b Roland-Jones6151040.00
Quinton de Kockc Stokes b Roland-Jones17213080.95
*Faf du Plessislbw b Anderson170014.29
Temba Bavumac Bairstow b Roland-Jones521208043.33
Chris Morrisc and b Anderson227007.41
Keshav Maharajc Cook b Stokes580062.50
Kagiso Rabadab Broad30494061.22
Morne Morkelc Cook b Anderson17393043.59
Vernon Philandernot out10112090.91
Extras: 12 b:4 lb:5 nb:3 w:0
Total: 175-10 (58.4) | Curr. RR: 2.98
FOW:Dean Elgar (18-1, 8.4), Heino Kuhn (23-2, 10.3), Hashim Amla (30-3, 13), Quinton de Kock (47-4, 16.3), *Faf du Plessis (47-5, 17.1), Chris Morris (51-6, 23.3), Keshav Maharaj (62-7, 26.1), Kagiso Rabada (113-8, 39.3), Morne Morkel (161-9, 55.1), Temba Bavuma (175-10, 58.4)
EnglandOMRWNbWdRPO
James Anderson136253001.92
Stuart Broad155441102.93
Toby Roland-Jones16.44575003.42
Ben Stokes71261103.71
*Joe Root2050002.50
Moeen Ali5190001.80

England313-8 dec (79.5)RunsBalls4s6sSR
Alastair Cookb Morkel7291024.14
Keaton Jenningsc Morris b Rabada48789061.54
Tom Westleyst de Kock b Maharaj5914111041.84
*Joe Rootc Morkel b Maharaj50946053.19
Dawid Malanlbw b Morris10182055.56
Ben Stokesb Morris31382181.58
Jonny Bairstowc Rabada b Maharaj635862108.62
Moeen Alirun out (Bavuma)8410200.00
Toby Roland-Jonesnot out231902121.05
Stuart Broadnot out0000
James Anderson
Extras: 14 b:0 lb:11 nb:0 w:3
Total: 313-8 dec (79.5) | Curr. RR: 3.92
FOW:Alastair Cook (29-1, 8.2), Keaton Jennings (92-2, 26), Tom Westley (170-3, 56), *Joe Root (180-4, 57.3), Dawid Malan (202-5, 63.5), Ben Stokes (251-6, 71.3), Moeen Ali (265-7, 73.1), Jonny Bairstow (313-8, 79.5)
South AfricaOMRWNbWdRPO
Morne Morkel196441012.32
Vernon Philander153540013.60
Kagiso Rabada184561003.11
Chris Morris110702006.36
Keshav Maharaj13.52503003.61
Dean Elgar30280009.33

South Africa252-10 (77.1)RunsBalls4s6sSR
Heino Kuhnb Broad11172064.71
Dean Elgarc Stokes b Ali13622820059.65
Hashim Amlac Root b Roland-Jones5370013.51
Quinton de Kockb Stokes561083.33
*Faf du Plessislbw b Stokes01000.00
Temba Bavumalbw b Roland-Jones32972032.99
Vernon Philanderlbw b Roland-Jones01000.00
Chris Morrisc Stokes b Ali24524046.15
Keshav Maharajnot out24265092.31
Kagiso Rabadac Stokes b Ali01000.00
Morne Morkellbw b Ali01000.00
Extras: 15 b:4 lb:7 nb:4 w:0
Total: 252-10 (77.1) | Curr. RR: 3.27
FOW:Heino Kuhn (21-1, 5.2), Hashim Amla (46-2, 15.5), Quinton de Kock (51-3, 16.5), *Faf du Plessis (51-4, 17), Temba Bavuma (160-5, 50.1), Vernon Philander (160-6, 50.2), Chris Morris (205-7, 66), Dean Elgar (252-8, 75.5), Kagiso Rabada (252-9, 76), Morne Morkel (252-10, 77.1)
EnglandOMRWNbWdRPO
James Anderson133260002.00
Stuart Broad164471002.94
Toby Roland-Jones184723004.00
Ben Stokes141512403.64
Moeen Ali16.15454002.78