Twin tons secure SA chase

South Africa v England, 3rd ODI, Centurion
Eoin Morgan won the toss and chose to bat first© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesEoin Morgan won the toss and chose to bat first
Jason Roy ran himself out for 20 after a strong start© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJason Roy ran himself out for 20 after a strong start
Alex Hales followed his 99 at Port Elizabeth with a hard-earned 65© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAlex Hales followed his 99 at Port Elizabeth with a hard-earned 65
Hales and Joe Root added 125 for the second wicket© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesHales and Joe Root added 125 for the second wicket
Root was the mainstay of England's innings© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesRoot was the mainstay of England's innings
He brought up his seventh ODI hundred from 95 balls© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesHe brought up his seventh ODI hundred from 95 balls
Jos Buttler failed for once, Kagiso Rabada removed him for a first-ball duck© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJos Buttler failed for once, Kagiso Rabada removed him for a first-ball duck
... and Eoin Morgan struggled for timing in his 8 for 24 balls© Getty Images
© Getty Images... and Eoin Morgan struggled for timing in his 8 for 24 balls
He was eventually caught at midwicket off David Wiese© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesHe was eventually caught at midwicket off David Wiese
Root's innings ended with a run-out on 125 after a mix-up with Ben Stokes© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesRoot's innings ended with a run-out on 125 after a mix-up with Ben Stokes
Joe Root salutes the crowd after another magnificent innings© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJoe Root salutes the crowd after another magnificent innings
Stokes pushed England on towards 300 with a brisk 53© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesStokes pushed England on towards 300 with a brisk 53
Kyle Abbott picked up two in two balls, including Stokes...© AFP
© AFPKyle Abbott picked up two in two balls, including Stokes...
...but David Willey and Adil Rashid struck a six apiece to help England to 318 for 8© Getty Images
© Getty Images...but David Willey and Adil Rashid struck a six apiece to help England to 318 for 8
South Africa launched their run-chase under the floodlights© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesSouth Africa launched their run-chase under the floodlights
Quinton de Kock continued his magnificent recent form...© AFP
© AFPQuinton de Kock continued his magnificent recent form...
...while Hashim Amla returned to run-scoring ways© AFP
© AFP...while Hashim Amla returned to run-scoring ways
The pair produced the highest first-wicket stand in ODIs against England© AFP
© AFPThe pair produced the highest first-wicket stand in ODIs against England
De Kock brought up his tenth ODI hundred as South Africa eased towards their target© AFP
© AFPDe Kock brought up his tenth ODI hundred as South Africa eased towards their target
Amla got to his own hundred shortly after© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAmla got to his own hundred shortly after
Between them, they added 239 for the first wicket and broke the back of the chase© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesBetween them, they added 239 for the first wicket and broke the back of the chase
Both fell before the end but Faf du Plessis sealed a seven-wicket victory with 22 balls to spare© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesBoth fell before the end but Faf du Plessis sealed a seven-wicket victory with 22 balls to spare

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