ENG vs SA 3rd Test: The third and final Test match between England and South Africa is slated to be played from 8th September 2022 to 12th September 2022. The series is currently levelled at 1-1. South Africa exhibited a stellar performance in the first Test, winning the game by an innings and 12 runs.
The Proteas bundled England out for just 165 runs in the first innings. Kagiso Rabada picked a five-wicket haul, while Nortje and Jansen claimed three and two wickets respectively. In response, South Africa had posted 326 runs with Sarel Erwee top-scoring with 73 off 146.
England came out to bat again and, once again, exhibited a horrendous batting performance. South Africa folded them up for just 149 runs, thereby winning the game by an innings and 12 runs.
England, however, bounced back strongly in the next Test match. South Africa batted first this time, and England bundled them out for a paltry score of 151 runs. Veterans, James Anderson and Stuart Broad combined to pick 6 wickets between them, while Ben Stokes claimed two. In response, England notched a massive total of 415 runs in the second innings. England had lost half of their side for 147 runs. But, Ben Stokes and Ben Foakes put on a sensational partnership and took the game out of the hands of South Africa.
Foakes played an unbeaten knock of 113 runs in 217 balls, while Ben Stokes made 103 runs in 163 balls, including 6 fours and 3 sixes. Later, they bundled South Africa for 179 runs on the board to win the game by an innings and 85 runs. It has been one cracker of a series and you expect the series to finish with another nail-biter.
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