England beat South Africa by 5 wickets, in the last and decisive match of the three-match T20 series between South Africa and England. England won the series 2-1.
In this match, South Africa won the toss and decided to bat first. Heinrich Klaasen (66), Temba Bavuma (49), Quinton de Kock (35) and David Miller (35*) played stormy innings, due to which South Africa has given a target of 223 runs in front of England. For England, Moeen Ali and Ben Stokes took 2–2 wickets.
England won the match by 57 runs (22 balls) with captain Eoin Morgan’s unbeaten stormy innings and the series 2-1. Morgan hit 7 sixes in his innings.
For England, Jos Buttler (57 runs 29 balls) and Bairstow (64 runs 34 balls) played a key role in the victory of England in the fifties innings. England achieved the target of 223 for victory with 5 balls to spare. For South Africa, Lungi Ngidi took 2 wickets for 55 runs.
South Africa left Australia behind as they scored more than 200 against England. The South African team crossed the 200 runs in the T20 for the 13th time. Australia has done this feat 12 times, while Team India is number 1 in this case. India has scored more than 200 in T20 17 times.