result
1st ODI, Canterbury, Aug 6 2008, South Africa Women tour of England
(41.5/50 ov, target 255)133
ENG Women won by 121 runs
player of the match
Claire Taylor
England Women
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Taylor and Colvin dispatch South Africa

England Women eased to a comprehensive 121-run trouncing of South Africa in the first ODI at Canterbury, led by a fine performance from Holly Colvin

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Scorecard summary
England Women254/6(50 overs)
South Africa Women133/10(41.5 overs)
Match details
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
TossSouth Africa Women, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa Women tour of England
Season2008
Player Of The Match
Claire Taylor
Claire Taylor
Series resultEngland Women led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberODI No. 657
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-13.55, Interval 13.55-14.40, Second Session 14.40-17.50.
Match days6 August 2008 - day match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Neil Bainton
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Peter Willey
Match Referee
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David Jukes