England vs South Africa Live Cricket Score and Updates: ENG vs SA 2nd T20I  match Live cricket score at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

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  • 2:11 AM IST

    16.4 Lungi Ngidi to Richard Gleeson, wide, 1 run, Wide!

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    16.3 Lungi Ngidi to Reece Topley, 1 run, 1 run.

  • 2:11 AM IST

    Reece Topley is the last man to make his way out to the middle.

  • 2:09 AM IST

    16.2 Lungi Ngidi to Chris Jordan, out, OUT! CAUGHT BEHIND! The last known batter goes now and surely South Africa will believe the victory is near! Okay, Chris Jordan has reviewed this. Definitely, a noise there and it is confirmed by the Ultra Edge as well. Chris Jordan continues to walk back. Coming back to the ball – This is banged in short and around off. Jordon looks to pull but gets a faint edge to the keeper, Quinton de Kock who gobbles it up. 

  • 2:08 AM IST

    16.1 Lungi Ngidi to Chris Jordan, no run, Hits the hard length, outside off. Jordan looks to push but misses.

  • 2:08 AM IST

    Richard Gleeson has come out to the middle as most of the crowd seem to be leaving accepting the fate that is to befall England.

  • 2:07 AM IST

    15.6 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, out, OUT! TIMBER! This is full and outside off, leg-cutter. Adil Rashid shuffles across and looks to paddle. He misses and the ball deflects off his pads and onto the stumps. England need 60 runs in 24 balls.

  • 2:06 AM IST

    15.5 Andile Phehlukwayo to Chris Jordan, 1 run, A length ball, outside off. Jordan punches it to deep cover for one. Boundaries are what England need now.

  • 2:05 AM IST

    15.4 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, 1 run, On a length and outside off. Rashid shuffles across and tucks it to mid-wicket for a single.

  • 2:05 AM IST

    15.4 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, wide, 1 run, Wide! Make it Hat trick of wides! Length ball, way outside off, trying to be away from the arc. Rashid lets it go.

  • 2:04 AM IST

    15.4 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, wide, 1 run, Wide! Again this is way outside off. Adil lets it through for another wide.

  • 2:04 AM IST

    15.4 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, wide, 1 run, Wide! A slow, full ball, outside off. Rashid leaves it alone.

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    15.3 Andile Phehlukwayo to Adil Rashid, 2 runs, A length ball, outside off. Rashid cuts it past short third man for a brace.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    Adil Rashid walks out to the middle.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    15.2 Andile Phehlukwayo to Liam Livingstone, out, OUT! CAUGHT BEHIND! South Africa have the potential match-winning wicket here! Andile Phehlukwayo serves a full ball, slower and outside off. Liam Livingstone steps across and is through to his shot as he looks to drive but gets decieved by the pace and it takes the outside edge to the keeper, Quinton de Kock who pouches it. 67 needed in 28 balls.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    15.1 Andile Phehlukwayo to Liam Livingstone, FOUR, FOUR! This is full and outside off. Liam Livingstone steps across and drives it hard through covers for a boundary.

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    14.6 Kagiso Rabada to Chris Jordan, FOUR, FOUR! The scoring has not stopped here though as this has been a mixed-over from Kagiso Rabada!

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    14.5 Kagiso Rabada to Liam Livingstone, 1 run, This is full outside off, Kagiso Rabada guides this through cover-point for a single.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    Halt in play! Not quite sure what happened but the umpire has just told the players there is some technical issues happening. Still not sure.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    14.4 Kagiso Rabada to Liam Livingstone, FOUR, FOUR! This has been crunched through covers!

  • 2:02 AM IST

    Chris Jordan comes in.

  • 2:02 AM IST

    14.3 Kagiso Rabada to Jonny Bairstow, out, OUT! CAUGHT! What a catch once again! We could make a collection of good catches just from this innings! Kagiso Rabada mixes this up a bit and bangs this in short outside off. Takes some pace off as Jonny Bairstow looks to work this over short third man for runs. Does not get enough distance on his shot as backward point runs back to take the catch. Lungi Ngidi does well to get under this and pouch it safely. The danger man departs! Jonny Bairstow walks back to the dressing room! 

  • 1:55 AM IST

    14.2 Kagiso Rabada to Jonny Bairstow, FOUR, FOUR! This is pure class!

  • 1:55 AM IST

    14.1 Kagiso Rabada to Jonny Bairstow, FOUR, FOUR! What a creative shot from Jonny Bairstow! 

  • 1:55 AM IST

    14.1 Kagiso Rabada to Jonny Bairstow, wide, 1 run, WIDE! Kagiso Rabada begins with a full delivery straying down leg. The umpire calls this wide.

  • 1:53 AM IST

    13.6 Andile Phehlukwayo to Liam Livingstone, FOUR, FOUR! Streaky boundary but they all count at this stage! Andile Phehlukwayo serves this full outside off, Liam Livingstone swings at it and gets a thick outside edge that flies to the third man fence for four more runs!

  • 1:52 AM IST

    13.5 Andile Phehlukwayo to Jonny Bairstow, 1 run, This has been smashed down the ground. Width on offer and served on a fuller length. Jonny Bairstow hits this hard towards long off and David Miller does well to dive to his right and stop the boundary Just one run taken.

  • 1:52 AM IST

    13.4 Andile Phehlukwayo to Jonny Bairstow, no run, This is a fraction short and outside off, Jonny Bairstow hits this hard back towrads the bowler who puts his left hand out and stops this ball.

  • 1:51 AM IST

    13.3 Andile Phehlukwayo to Jonny Bairstow, 2 runs, Andile Phehlukwayo serves this on a good length and closer to the off stump. Jonny Bairstow drags it towards deep mid-wicket for a brace.

  • 1:51 AM IST

    13.2 Andile Phehlukwayo to Jonny Bairstow, no run, This is on a good length and outside off, Jonny Bairstow swings but misses the ball this time.