MUMBAI: England crushed South Africa by 2 wickets in a stunning game of ICC T20 World Cup at Wankhede Cricket Stadium of Mumbai.
England beat South Africa by chasing a massive target of 230 with the help of Joe Root who played an excellent inning of 83 runs to achieve the target.
South Africa bat first and set a massive target of 230 in 20 overs match.
Hashim Amla scored 58 off 31 balls, Quinton 52 off 24 and JP Duminy played an unbeaten inning of 54 off 28 balls.
Moeen Ali got 2 wickets for England while David and Rashid got one wicket each.
Joe Root contributed 83 runs with the help of six fours and four sixes.
Jason Ray made 43 off 16 balls from England side.
Kyle got 3 wickets for 41 runs while Kagison got 2 for 50 and Imran and Tahir got onr wicket each for South Africa .