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ENG vs SA: Moeen Ali becomes first cricketer ever with 250 runs and 25 wickets in a four-match Test series

ENG vs SA: Moeen Ali becomes first cricketer ever with 250 runs and 25 wickets in a four-match Test series

Now going on the list of four-match series, Ali stands alongside former Kiwi paceman Richard Hadlee. They are the only two players to score more 250 runs and take 20 wickets in a four-match series. In fact, Ali's 25 wickets off the four matches is the highest ever in his career, thus rightfully awarded the Man of the Match award. 

Aug 08, 2017, 11:39 AM IST
WATCH: Moeen Ali becomes first Test player to score 250 runs, take 25 wickets in four-match series

WATCH: Moeen Ali becomes first Test player to score 250 runs, take 25 wickets in four-match series

No prizes for guessing, Moeen Ali was adjudged the Player of the Match, while he shared the Player of the Series award with Morne Morkel.

Aug 08, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
England beat South Africa by 177 runs in Manchester Test, win series 3-1

England beat South Africa by 177 runs in Manchester Test, win series 3-1

South Africa, 43 for three at lunch, saw Hashim Amla (83) and captain Faf du Plessis (61) put on 123 for the fourth wicket.

Aug 07, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
WATCH: Moeen Ali hits an astounding six, Jonny Bairstow catches it in the stands during ENG vs SA

WATCH: Moeen Ali hits an astounding six, Jonny Bairstow catches it in the stands during ENG vs SA

As for the match, rain had stepped in to interrupt the day's play during the 67th over. England are however in complete command in the Test match and it seems that the Proteas side need to produce something great out of their willows to conclude the series in a 2-2 draw.

Aug 07, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 4: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 4: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England take on South Africa in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford in Manchester for Day 4 action on Monday.  

Aug 07, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
England vs South Africa, 4th Test: Moeen Ali puts hosts in sight of series win on Day 3

England vs South Africa, 4th Test: Moeen Ali puts hosts in sight of series win on Day 3

When rain ended the third`s play at 1615 GMT, England were 224 for eight in their second innings -- a lead of 360 runs -- with Ali unbeaten on 67.

Aug 06, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 3: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 3: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England take on South Africa in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford in Manchester for Day 3 action on Sunday.  

Aug 06, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
WATCH: Kagiso Rabada bowls perfect ball to send Ben Stokes back to the hut

WATCH: Kagiso Rabada bowls perfect ball to send Ben Stokes back to the hut

Rabada bowled almost the perfect yorker to send the left hander back to the pavilion. Watch the full video of the wicket below.

Aug 05, 2017, 20:35 PM IST
England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 2: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 2: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England take on South Africa in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford in Manchester for Day 2 action on Saturday.  

Aug 05, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
England vs South Africa, 4th Test, Day 1: Proteas bowlers keep hosts in check at Old Trafford

England vs South Africa, 4th Test, Day 1: Proteas bowlers keep hosts in check at Old Trafford

England were unchanged from the side that triumphed in The Oval`s 100th Test, a result that left Root on the brink of a win in his first series as England captain at 2-1 up with one to play.

Aug 05, 2017, 00:03 AM IST
WATCH: Joe Root brings up his 10th fifty in a row, reaches 5000 Test runs

WATCH: Joe Root brings up his 10th fifty in a row, reaches 5000 Test runs

Twelve is the all-time record in that particular list, set by AB de Villiers between November 2012 and February 2014.

Aug 04, 2017, 22:26 PM IST
WATCH: Quinton de Kock takes stunning catch to claim his 100th Test dismissal

WATCH: Quinton de Kock takes stunning catch to claim his 100th Test dismissal

South Africa have not lost a Test series in England since 1998 and in their past 19 away Test series they have suffered just one campaign reverse - against India in 2015/16.

Aug 04, 2017, 21:45 PM IST
England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 1: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England vs South Africa 2017, fourth Test match, Day 1: LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

England take on South Africa in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford in Manchester for Day 1 action on Friday.

 

Aug 04, 2017, 13:18 PM IST
England vs South Africa, 4th Test: Faf du Plessis hopes for Old Trafford 'home comfort'

England vs South Africa, 4th Test: Faf du Plessis hopes for Old Trafford 'home comfort'

The Proteas head into the series finale, which starts on Friday, 2-1 down with one to play after a 239-run loss at The Oval.

Aug 04, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Ben Stokes flattered with Andrew Flintoff comparisons, but not trying to be aoyone else than himself

Ben Stokes flattered with Andrew Flintoff comparisons, but not trying to be aoyone else than himself

Flintoff played 79 tests for England, averaging 31.77 with the bat and took 226 wickets. Stokes has already matched the 39-year-old in scoring five tests centuries.

Aug 02, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Moeen Ali credits Saqlain Mushtaq for maiden hat-trick against South Africa at Oval

Moeen Ali credits Saqlain Mushtaq for maiden hat-trick against South Africa at Oval

This was the third time a test had been completed with a hat-trick and the first for 115 years.

Aug 01, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
England retain Steven Finn in 13-man squad for fourth Test against South Africa

England retain Steven Finn in 13-man squad for fourth Test against South Africa

Hampshire left-arm spinner Liam Dawson, who did not play at the third Test after featuring in the first two games of this series, was also retained in the squad.

Aug 01, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
England vs South Africa: Hat-trick hero Moeen Ali picks most perfect moment to make history

England vs South Africa: Hat-trick hero Moeen Ali picks most perfect moment to make history

Ali, England's lone specialist spinner at The Oval, has now taken 18 wickets this series and 116 in his Test career in total.

Aug 01, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
Moeen Ali's hat-trick seals England's 239-run win over South Africa

Moeen Ali's hat-trick seals England's 239-run win over South Africa

Victory put England 2-1 up in this four-match series, with just the fourth Test at Old Trafford starting Friday to come.

Jul 31, 2017, 20:12 PM IST
WATCH: Moeen Ali becomes first England spinner since 1939 to take Test hat-trick

WATCH: Moeen Ali becomes first England spinner since 1939 to take Test hat-trick

England lead the series 2-1 going into the fourth and final Test starting in Manchester on Friday.

Jul 31, 2017, 19:48 PM IST