NatWest Series [South Africa in England] - 3rd ODI

England v South Africa

England won by 4 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

13.1

Tredwell to Amla, no run, tossed up on the stumps, worked back to the bowler

13.2

Tredwell to Amla, 2 runs, goes down on one knee and paddles fine on the leg side for a couple

13.3

Tredwell to Amla, 1 run, length ball, not much spin, Amla comes forward outside the line of off and pushes down the ground

13.4

Tredwell to Elgar, no run, big appeal straight away, Elgar hit on the pad trying to nurdle a sweep, looked like it pitched outside the line and straightened too much anyway

13.5

Tredwell to Elgar, no run, flighted, around off and straightening, defended into the off side

13.6

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, tossed up outside off, connects with the sweep this time

South Africa 66/1   JC Tredwell 1-0-4-0

21.1

Tredwell to Elgar, no run, round the wicket, full on middle, pushed back down the pitch

21.2

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, sign of pressure building? Comes down the pitch then aims to go over the leg side and gets a thick inside edge through square leg

21.3

Tredwell to de Villiers, no run, nicely bowled, beats the outside edge with a straighter delivery as de Villiers pushes forward

21.4

Tredwell to de Villiers, 3 runs, neatly played, brings out the paddle reverse sweep and gets it past a diving Kieswetter and through short third-man

21.5

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, touch short to the left hander who can go onto the back foot and drive to the cover sweeper

21.6

Tredwell to de Villiers, 1 run, goes for the pull and it isn't a million miles from midwicket but safe enough in the end

South Africa 99/2   JC Tredwell 2-0-10-0

23.1

Tredwell to Elgar, FOUR, manages to get a boundary but wasn't entirely convincing as he lofts Tredwell just over mid-on

23.2

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, that's smart batting, dabs into the off side to rotate the strike

23.3

Tredwell to de Villiers, no run, on the back foot, whipped from off stump to square leg

23.4

Tredwell to de Villiers, FOUR, that's a lovely shot, uses his feet then lofts it over midwicket without too much force in the shot and places it between long-on and deep midwicket

23.5

Tredwell to de Villiers, 3 runs, and again, same shot and almost the same placement but this time Bell at long-on as able to get around the boundary

23.6

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, full on middle, opens the face and plays it square into the off side...very good over for South Africa

South Africa 114/2   JC Tredwell 3-0-23-0

25.1

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, waits on the back foot against a slightly short ball and pushes to deep cover

25.2

Tredwell to de Villiers, OUT, gone! Trying to repeat the flicks over midwicket he played in the last over but this time gets the shot too straight down the ground which allows Ian Bell to steady himself under the catch

AB de Villiers c Bell b Tredwell 28 (34m 31b 3x4 0x6) SR: 90.32

25.3

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, the batsmen crossed so this is Elgar and he works it away from middle and off through square leg

25.4

Tredwell to du Plessis, no run, straighter ball outside off, takes a thick outside edge to short third man

25.5

Tredwell to du Plessis, 1 run, goes for the paddle and gets it fine past the diving Kieswetter

25.6

Tredwell to Elgar, no run, driven back to Tredwell

South Africa 122/3   JC Tredwell 4-0-26-1

27.1

Tredwell to Duminy, 1 run, round the wicket, Duminy uses his feet and works it easily down to long-on

27.2

Tredwell to Elgar, no run, touch quicker this time, on off stump and defended to the covers

27.3

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, now he goes a little slower, variation from Tredwell, and worked off the pads to deep square

27.4

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, big appeal for lbw...this turned and beat the edge, taking the back leg, and it probably did too much. Lovely delivery, though

27.5

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, comes forward and jabs into the off side

27.6

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, nicely bowled, tossed up on off stump and pushed to mid-off

South Africa 129/4   JC Tredwell 5-0-28-1

29.1

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, almost picks out long-on as he tries to release the pressure by going over the top...goes once bounce to Anderson

29.2

Tredwell to Duminy, 1 run, swept away from outside off through short fine-leg

29.3

Tredwell to Elgar, 2 runs, well, Kieswetter almost plucked that out have seen the attempt to paddle it away and followed the shot but couldn't quite get a leap in

29.4

Tredwell to Elgar, 1 run, chipped down the ground to long-off

29.5

Tredwell to Duminy, 1 run, dragged from a full length outside off to deep square

29.6

Tredwell to Elgar, 2 runs, tossed up slow outside off, that's well played as he opens the face and picks the gap between deep cover and long-off

South Africa 140/4   JC Tredwell 6-0-36-1

31.1

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, round the wicket, tossed up on off stump, straightening and defended on the front foot

31.2

Tredwell to Duminy, 1 run, flighted, sliding towards leg stump, skips out and clips through midwicket

31.3

Tredwell to Parnell, no run, floated up on off, played back to the bowler

31.4

Tredwell to Parnell, 1 run, touch short and wide of the stumps, Parnell telescopes out his arms to tap through point

31.5

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, full and on the stumps, worked to midwicket with a turn of the wrists

31.6

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, tossed up outside the line of off, gets forward to drive but can't beat the man at cover

South Africa 143/5   JC Tredwell 7-0-38-1

33.1

Tredwell to Duminy, 2 runs, tossed up and smartly reverse swept past short third man for a couple

33.2

Tredwell to Duminy, no run, comes forward and plays a length ball into the off side

33.3

Tredwell to Duminy, 2 runs, tossed up on the stumps, busy in the crease and swept in orthodox fashion this time to long leg

33.4

Tredwell to Duminy, 1 run, flighted, towards leg stump, comes forward and ticks one to long-on

33.5

Tredwell to Peterson, no run, floated up around the line of off stump, pushed back to the bowler on the front foot

33.6

Tredwell to Peterson, no run, slightly wider, drifting in and then spinning, played on the back foot to point

South Africa 160/6   JC Tredwell 8-0-43-1

41.1

Tredwell to Peterson, 3 runs, edged! Came down the pitch went to drive through the off side, skews off a thick edge and flies through where slip would have been

41.2

Tredwell to Duminy, OUT, strikes this time, though. Big wicket. Duminy comes down the pitch and tries to clear the straight boundary but gets it higher rather than longer and Ian Bell settles under his second catch, this time at long-off, although it didn't go in cleanly

JP Duminy c Bell b Tredwell 33 (61m 46b 2x4 0x6) SR: 71.73

41.3

Tredwell to Peterson, 1 run, drifts onto leg stump, tickled away through short fine-leg

41.4

Tredwell to Steyn, no run, starts to come down the pitch then blocks to the leg side

41.5

Tredwell to Steyn, no run, quicker and flatter, Steyn back in the crease and works the ball to midwicket

41.6

Tredwell to Steyn, no run, touch wider outside, Steyn onto the front foot and defends square on the leg side

South Africa 196/7   JC Tredwell 9-0-47-2

43.1

Tredwell to Steyn, no run, outside off, defended to cover

43.2

Tredwell to Steyn, 1 run, worked off the stumps through the leg side to deep midwicket

43.3

Tredwell to Peterson, no run, round the wicket, defended solidly

43.4

Tredwell to Peterson, no run, on middle, Peterson tries to work to leg but is taken on the pad

43.5

Tredwell to Peterson, 1 run, now he brings how his attempt at a switch hit, the ball is full outside leg and he heaves it through the covers

43.6

Tredwell to Steyn, no run, a fully delivery pushed back to Tredwell and that's another tight over

South Africa 198/7   JC Tredwell 10-0-49-2
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Aug 31, 2012

Eoin Morgan played the best innings of the day, England v South Africa, 3rd NatWest ODI, The Oval, August 31, 2012

Eoin Morgan played the best innings of the day

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Aug 31, 2012

Eoin Morgan was named Man of the Match for his rapid half-century, England v South Africa, 3rd NatWest ODI, The Oval, August 31, 2012

Eoin Morgan was named Man of the Match for his rapid half-century

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