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England vs South Africa 1st ODI 2017 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - England vs South Africa 1st ODI 2017


Watch the highlights of England vs South Africa 1st ODI 2017 - South Africa tour of England 3-match one-day international series of the 1st ODI match played between South Africa and England at Headingley, Leeds in 24th May 2017.

England vs South Africa 1st ODI 2017 Highlights
Eoin Morgan celebrates his century © AP

Eoin Morgan's superb century, Half-centuries from Moeen Ali and Alex Hales before Chris Woakes' four-for helped to England comprehensive 72-run victory over South Africa and take a 1-0 lead in the first ODI.

* England's 72-run win was their second largest victory by terms of runs against South Africa in One-day internationals.

* England's 339-run was their second highest score against South Africa in One-day internationals.

* 117 : Eoin Morgan and Moeen Ali set up the record sixth-wicket partnership for England against South Africa in One-day internationals, previously held by the 112-run stand between Neil Fairbrother and Adam Hollioake at Dhaka in 1998.

England scored massive total of 339-6 in 50 overs - This was second highest score for England against South Africa in ODI's.

England top scorer by Eoin Morgan 107 off 93-balls - which was his 11th ODI hundred and his first century against South Africa in ODIs - including 7-fours and 5-sixes with strike rate of 115.05.

Moeen Ali 77 not out, Alex Hales struck 61 off 60-balls including 6-fours & a six and Joe Root scored 37 off 51-balls including 2-fours and Ben Stokes 28.

South Africa best bowler by Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris both took 2-wickets and one for Wayne Parnell and Kagiso Rabada.

South Africa scored 267 for all-out in 45 overs with top scorer by Hashim Amla struck 73 off 76-balls including eight boundaries.

Faf du Plessis cracked a 67 off 61-balls including 8-fours with strike rate of 109.83, AB de Villiers hit 45 off 38-balls included seven boundaries, Wayne Parnell and Kagiso Rabada each scored 19-runs.

England best bowler by Chris Woakes claimed a 4-wickets for 38-runs in 8-overs, Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid both took 2-wickets and one for Liam Plunkett and Mark Wood.

Moeen Ali named player of the match for his all-round performance to took 2-wickets for 50-runs in 9-overs after smashed a unbeaten 77-runs knocked off facing 51-balls including 5-sixes and 5-fours with strike rate of 150.98.