Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, hosts of the second ODI on Friday. Photo: Anesh Debiky/
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Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, hosts of the second ODI on Friday. Photo: Anesh Debiky/ Hollywoodbets Dolphins

England win toss in Durban and send South Africa in to bat, Fortuin makes SA ODI debut

Time of article published Feb 7, 2020

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DURBAN – The rainclouds have partially eased over Kingsmead in Durban and play in the second ODI between South Africa and England has been cleared to start.

England captain Joe Root won the toss and chose to field in the second One Day International between South Africa and England at Kingsmead. 

The start of play was delayed following rainfall in Durban which has since subsided. 

England have named an unchanged squad from the side which lost the first One Dayer whilst South Africa have made one change. Bjorn Fortuin has replaced fast bowler Lungi Ngidi. 

England: 

Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (captain), Joe Denly, Tom Banton, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Matt Parkinson

South Africa:

Quinton De Kock (captain), Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen, Jon-Jon Smuts, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Beuran Hendricks, Lutho Sipamla, Tabraiz Shamsi, Bjorn Fortuin

Cricket Reporter

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