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South Africa v England 3rd Test 2020

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South Africa v England, 3rd Test, St Georges Park, Port Elizabeth, Thursday 16th – Monday 20th January 2020.

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South Africa v England 3rd Test, Port Elizabeth

Thursday 16th – Monday 20th January 2020

England won the toss and elected to bat

Port Elizabeth Scorecard

St Georges Park

England won by an innings and 53 runs

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  1. Zak Crawley
  2. Dominic Sibley
  3. Joe Denly
  4. Joe Root (Captain)
  5. Ben Stokes
  6. Ollie Pope
  7. Jos Buttler (Wkt)
  8. Sam Curran
  9. Dominic Bess
  10. Mark Wood
  11. Stuart Broad


  1. Dean Elgar
  2. Pieter Malan
  3. Zubayr Hamza
  4. Faf du Plessis (Captain)
  5. Rassie van der Dussen
  6. Quinton de Kock (Wkt)
  7. Vernon Philander
  8. Keshav Maharaj
  9. Dane Paterson
  10. Kagiso Rabada
  11. Anrich Nortje
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** 3rd Test Port Elizabeth Reports **

Series back in the balance as familiar foes take it to the wire


Thursday 16th January 2020

Pope, Stokes lead England fightback after South Africa quicks chip away

Maharaj keeps England batsmen in check


Friday 17th January 2020

England turn screw after Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope hundreds

Pope shares limelight with Stokes after maiden Test ton


Saturday 18th January 2020

Bess five-for fires England before de Kock defiance

De Kock and Philander face crucial new ball battle


Sunday 19th January 2020

England surge towards victory on Joe Root four-wicket haul

England turn the screws on Proteas


Monday 20th January 2020

England complete innings win despite 99-run last-wicket stand

Defiant Maharaj and Paterson delay the inevitable