England and South Africa started their second test on 14th of July at the Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Till now both the teams have performed very well throughout the tournament. On the first day of the South Africa won the toss and chose to bat. No one in the team except Hashim Amla and Q de Kock in the African side played well and the team started losing their wicket. SCJ Broad was the best bowler who took 3 wkts in 19 overs and gave only 47 runs. Whereas Amla was the best Batsman and scored 78 runs out of 149 balls. The first day ended with 309 runs after losing 6 wkts in 90 overs. Below is the England vs South Africa 2nd Test Highlights Day 1 along with scorecard and match details.
South Africa won the toss and elected to bat
Joe Root (c), Mark Wood, Keaton Jennings, James Anderson, Alastair Cook, Stuart Broad. Jonny Bairstow (wk), Ben Stokes, Liam Dawson, Gary Ballance, Moeen Ali, Toby Roland-Jones.
South Africa Squad
Dean Elgar (c), Theunis de Bruyn, Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Jean-Paul Duminy, Hashim Amla. Morne Morkel, Chris Morris, Aiden Markram, Andile Phehlukwayo, Duanne Olivier, Vernon Philander, Heino Kuhn.
Time– 10:00 AM GMT
Umpires – SD Fry and PR Reiffel
Reserve umpire – AG Wharf
TV umpire – S Ravi
Match referee – JJ Crowe
England vs South Africa 2nd Test Highlights Day 1
England vs South Africa Scorecard
|South Africa 1st innings||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|D Elgar||c Dawson b Anderson||6||19||1||0||31.57|
|HG Kuhn||b Broad||34||87||7||0||39.08|
|HM Amla||c Wood b Broad||78||149||11||1||52.34|
|Q de Kock†||c Cook b Broad||68||81||8||0||83.95|
|F du Plessis*||c †Bairstow b Stokes||19||33||3||0||57.57|
|T Bavuma||c †Bairstow b Stokes||20||27||4||0||74.07|
|VD Philander||not out||54||76||9||0||71.05|
|CH Morris||not out||23||68||2||0||33.82|
|Total||(6 wickets; 90 overs)||309||(3.43 runs per over)|