In a World Cup match in Mumbai, South Africa destroyed world champions England by 229 runs in a commanding all-around display.
In a dominant all-around display, South Africa destroyed world champions England by 229 runs during a World Cup match on Saturday in Mumbai. Heinrich Klaasen led South Africa to an overwhelming 399 for 7 when batting first thanks to his century (109 off 67 balls) and his 151-run partnership with Marco Jansen (75 not out off 42 balls). Reece Topley was England’s most successful bowler with statistics of 3 for 88, while Adil Rashid claimed two wickets in 10 overs for 61 runs. With Gerald Coetzee claiming 3/35 in four overs, England responded with 170 in 22 overs.