England vs South Africa 2nd T20I: South Africa beat England by 3 runs

South Africa beat England by three runs in the second Twenty20 international to level the three-match series at 1-1 with a game to play. England could manage only 171 for 6 in chase of 175 for a win which would have won them the series as well.

By: Express Web Desk | London | Updated: June 24, 2017 1:34 am
England could not chase down 175 against South Africa.

England were utterly dominating against South Africa in the first T20 international. They chased down a modest total with ease to win the first game and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. AB de Villiers and Farhan Behardien were excellent for South Africa in the first match as they took their team from 32 for 3 to 142. But, it was never enough as Jason Roy took the South Africa to the ropes. South Africa need to pose a bigger challenge in the second game. England meanwhile have handed debuts to Liam Livingstone and Tom Curran in the second game. Taunton is hosting an international game after a long time. It is a bit overcast as well. Catch the live cricket score and live cricket updates of the England vs South Africa 2nd T20I here

Playing XI for England: Jason Roy, Sam Billings, Jonny Bairstow, Eoin Morgan, Liam Livingstone, Jos Buttler, Liam Dawson, Chris Jordan, David Willey, Liam Plunkett, Tom Curran

Playing XI for South Africa: JJ Smuts, Reeza Hendricks, AB de Villiers, David Miller, Farhaan Berhardien, Mangaliso Mosehle, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Morne Morkel, Dane Paterson

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