Men's Cricket Root's dominance sets up England for victory

ENGLAND advanced towards an innings victory in the third Test against South Africa as their pacemen sent stumps flying and Joe Root played an unlikely starring role with the ball.

The tourists began day four in Port Elizabeth with a blitz of four wickets for just one run as they skittled the Proteas for 209, then reduced them to 102 for six after enforcing a rare overseas follow-on.

With a lead of 188, only further rain can realistically prevent England taking a 2-1 series lead...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-01-19 22:26
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