| Big score for English Mangalam

Kimberley: Big score for England in the third and final match of the ODI cricket series against South Africa.

Batting first, England scored 346 runs for the loss of seven wickets. The centuries of opener David Malan (118 off 114 balls with six sixes and seven fours) and captain Jos Buttler (131 off 127 balls with seven sixes and six fours) brought England to a good level. England, who lost Jason Roy (one), Ben Duckett (0) and Harry Brooke (six), struggled to 14 for three.

The score reached 246 when Malan and Buttler broke the century partnership. Moeen Ali’s fireworks (41 off 23 balls including four sixes and two fours) also benefited them. South Africa won the series after winning the first two matches.

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