In the primary match of the three-match ODI sequence performed in Cape Town, the hosts South Africa received by seven wickets in opposition to South Africa vs England. For South Africa, captain Quinton de Kock ensured the group's victory by taking part in a century. Temba Bavuma additionally scored 98 runs for the group. However, he missed his century by two runs.
– Shreyas Iyer's first ODI century, Virat-Rahul's essential innings goal of 348 runs in entrance of NZ
The England group, batting first, scored 258/eight in 50 overs with the assistance of Joey Denly's 87 (103) half-century. <! –
Tabrez Shamsi of South Africa acquired probably the most three wickets. During the chase, South Africa received the match with 14 balls left.
Captain Quinton de Kock made an enormous partnership of 173 runs in 170 balls for the second wicket with Temba Bavuma. England's group consisted of solely 5 gamers who received the World Cup final yr.
De Kock made 107 off 113 balls with 11 fours and a six, whereas Bavuma hit 5 fours and two sixes in a 103-ball innings.
Earlier, Joe Denley scored 87 runs on a sluggish pitch for England. At one time England's six wickets fell for 131 runs however Denly and Chris Woakes (40) shared a 91-run partnership for the seventh wicket to take the group to a decent rating.