Hales fights a lone battle

South Africa v England, 5th ODI, Cape Town
The day started with a rainbow over Newlands. Who would find their pot of gold?© Gallo Images
© Gallo ImagesThe day started with a rainbow over Newlands. Who would find their pot of gold?
Jason Roy looked to get going but fell for 8© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJason Roy looked to get going but fell for 8
Imran Tahir claimed the first two wickets and his plea for a review against Joe Root paid off© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesImran Tahir claimed the first two wickets and his plea for a review against Joe Root paid off
Alex Hales continued his impressive series with a fifth consecutive fifty© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAlex Hales continued his impressive series with a fifth consecutive fifty
But David Wiese ended Eoin Morgan's lean series when the England captain edged behind© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesBut David Wiese ended Eoin Morgan's lean series when the England captain edged behind
Kagiso Rabada changed the course of the innings with two quick wickets in an over© Gallo Images
© Gallo ImagesKagiso Rabada changed the course of the innings with two quick wickets in an over
The second of Rabada's wickets was Jos Buttler who edged into his stumps for a duck© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesThe second of Rabada's wickets was Jos Buttler who edged into his stumps for a duck
Wiese could not quite believe his luck when Chris Woakes flicked a catch to long leg© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesWiese could not quite believe his luck when Chris Woakes flicked a catch to long leg
Hales continued to fight a lone hand as he reaches his second ODI hundred© Gallo Images
© Gallo ImagesHales continued to fight a lone hand as he reaches his second ODI hundred
Chasing 237 to seal the series, South Africa lost early wickets to Reece Topley...© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesChasing 237 to seal the series, South Africa lost early wickets to Reece Topley...
...Quinton de Kock caught behind and Faf du Plessis bowled first ball© Getty Images
© Getty Images...Quinton de Kock caught behind and Faf du Plessis bowled first ball
Topley also removed Rilee Rossouw in his opening spell to leave South Africa 22 for 3© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesTopley also removed Rilee Rossouw in his opening spell to leave South Africa 22 for 3
AB de Villiers steadied his side with a 46-ball fifty© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAB de Villiers steadied his side with a 46-ball fifty
Hashim Amla contributed a half-century as he and de Villiers put on 125© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesHashim Amla contributed a half-century as he and de Villiers put on 125

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