SA vs ENG: Twitter Reactions – England seal their biggest away victory in more than nine years

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England sealed their biggest away win in more than nine years in the third Test against South Africa to take a 2-1 lead in the four-match series.


Needing four wickets on the fifth day, the visitors bundled out the Proteas for 237 to seal victory by an innings and 53 runs.

From 102/6 overnight, still 188 short of making England bat again, South Africa’s margin of defeat would have been even greater if No. 8 Keshav Maharaj would not have scored 71.


In a record 10th-wicket partnership of 99 with Dane Paterson, Maharaj at one stage took 45 runs from 14 deliveries.

Maharaj was the last man to be dismissed as he attempted a single to mid-on, failing to beat a Sam Curran throw that hit the non-striker’s stumps directly.

Here’s how Twitter reactions:



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