The most competitive dual series is going on right now. The tournament is taking place between South Africa and England. The current World champion England is visiting South Africa right now. And they have already won the Test series against the local team. The English team beat Proteas by a 3 – 1 game in Test series. Now, they are playing the three matches ODI series. By winning the first ODI, Proteas has moved ahead. All they want is one more victory. Earlier today, the 2nd ODI between them took place. But reportedly, South Africa-England 2nd ODI has been abandoned!
Yes, South Africa-England 2nd ODI has been abandoned! Now, they have just one match in hand. Team England has the chance to make the draw. And Proteas has the option to win the series. Only then, they can come to the even. At the Kingsmead Cricket Ground, Durban, the 2nd ODI took place. The guest team England won the toss and let the local team bat first. From the beginning of the match, the weather was not as expected. South Africa just able to play 11.2 overs and the heavy rain started. The match was stopped and later, the weather became worse. So, the match was abandoned.
The captain and wicketkeeper of the team De Kock and Reeza Hendricks opened the innings for the local team. But their opening partnership was not as expected. In 32 runs, the captain of the team returned. Root took the most important wicket. He just scored 11 runs. In 71 runs, the 2nd wicket Reeza followed his captain. He added 21 runs so far. When they went out from the ground, South Africa lost two wickets in 11.2 overs and scored 71 runs so far.
Bjorn Fortuin made his ODI debut for South Africa in the match. But his inaugural match ended with the no result. Now, the 3rd ODI between them will take place on 9th February 2020.