2nd Test: South Africa Beat England by 340 Runs

2nd Test: South Africa Beat England by 340 Runs

Nottingham (July 17, 2017): South Africa has beaten England by 340 runs to win the second Test at Trent Bridge on Monday and level the four-match series at 1-1.

England, set a mammoth 474 runs for victory, collapsed to 133 all out in their second innings 40 minutes before tea on the fourth day.

No England batsman made a fifty in an innings, where former captain Alastair Cook´s 42 was the top score.England, who resumed on one without loss, lost four wickets before lunch and a further six before tea.

Man-of-the-match Vernon Philander led South Africa´s attack on Monday with three wickets for 24 runs in 10 overs, while left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj took three for 42 in 12.

The series continues at The Oval on July 27.

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