Morgan stars in Eng win

Free-scoring Eoin Morgan made England's highest individual Twenty20 score to lead them to a one-run victory over South Africa under the Duckworth/Lewis method after a rain-hit match at the Wanderers on Friday. Morgan scored 85 not out as England racked up 202 for six before restricting South Africa to 127 for three from 13 overs when the umpires called the players called off play.

Score Board

England

J Denly lbw b Langeveldt    0
Cook lbw b McLaren    11
Trott (run out)    33
Collingwood c Botha b McLaren    57
Morgan (not out)    85
Wright c De Villiers b Steyn    2
Prior c Morkel b McLaren    0
Bresnan (not out)    3
Extras (LB-5, W-6)    11
Total (for 6 wkts, 20 overs)     202 (won by D/L method)
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-25, 3-61, 4-159, 5-167, 6-169.
Bowling: Langeveldt 4-0-39-1, McLaren 4-0-33-3, Steyn 4-0-40-1, Morkel 2-0-32-0, Van der Merwe 2-0-17-0, Botha 4-0-36-0.

South Africa

Smith c Morgan b Wright    41
Bosman c Collingwood b Swann    58
Duminy lbw b Mahmood    6
de Villiers (not out)    10
Morkel (not out)    9
Extras (W-3)    3
Total (for 3 wkts, 13 overs)    127
Fall of wickets: 1-97, 2-101, 3-112.
Bowling: Anderson 3-0-24-0, Bresnan 2-0-25-0, Mahmood 3-0-31-1, Wright 2-0-17-1, Swann 3-0-30-1. 

 

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