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England v South Africa: Joe Root must build on Moeen Ali's achievement - Express.co.uk;

England v South Africa: Joe Root must build on Moeen Ali's achievement - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukEngland v South Africa: Joe Root must build on Moeen Ali's achievementExpress.co.ukENGLAND'S lurching journey from the sublime to the ridiculous and back again saw victory over South Africa at The Oval sealed in remarkable circumstances yesterday with a hat-trick from Moeen Ali. By Mike Whalley. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 22:30, Mon, ...and more »

England v South Africa: Moeen Ali becomes first player to take Test hat-trick at The Oval - Express.co.uk;

England v South Africa: Moeen Ali becomes first player to take Test hat-trick at The Oval - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukEngland v South Africa: Moeen Ali becomes first player to take Test hat-trick at The OvalExpress.co.ukMOEEN ALI became the first player to take a Test hat-trick at The Oval yesterday – then admitted the only trebles he has scored before are in warm-ups while playing football. By Gideon Brooks. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 22:30, Mon, Jul 31, 2017 ...and more »

Calm and assured Westley makes an early statement - Cricbuzz;

Calm and assured Westley makes an early statement - Cricbuzz

CricbuzzCalm and assured Westley makes an early statementCricbuzzOf all the encouraging performances during the third Test at the Oval, it was that of Tom Westley at number three which could be the most important for the long-term development of England's Test team. Not since Jonathan Trott - who averaged 44.08 in ...and more »

England vs South Africa 2017: 3rd Test, 5 talking points - Yahoo Cricket;

England vs South Africa 2017: 3rd Test, 5 talking points - Yahoo Cricket

Yahoo CricketEngland vs South Africa 2017: 3rd Test, 5 talking pointsYahoo CricketEngland were made to leather hunt by a defiant Dean Elgar but lost Bavuma and Philander off consecutive balls to Toby Roland-Jones before Moeen Ali finished things off with a hat-trick, the first by an England spinner since 1938-39 when Tom Goddard ...and more »

Moeen Ali delights in historic hat-trick after England's Test win - The Guardian;

Moeen Ali delights in historic hat-trick after England's Test win - The Guardian

The GuardianMoeen Ali delights in historic hat-trick after England's Test winThe GuardianMoeen Ali is applauded off the pitch after his hat-trick sealed victory for England in the third Test against South Africa. Photograph: Tom Jenkins for the Guardian. England cricket team. Moeen Ali delights in historic hat-trick after England's Test ...and more »

Root joy as England mark Oval milestone in style - Sport24;

Root joy as England mark Oval milestone in style - Sport24

Sport24Root joy as England mark Oval milestone in styleSport24London - Joe Root was delighted with England's all-round effort as they bounced back to hammer South Africa by 239 runs in the third Test at The Oval on Monday. England's Moeen Ali finished things off in style by becoming the first bowler in 100 Test ...and more »

Cricket: South Africa 205-7 against England in 3rd Test - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog);

Cricket: South Africa 205-7 against England in 3rd Test - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Cricket: South Africa 205-7 against England in 3rd TestBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)LONDON: South Africa were 205 for seven, needing a further 287 runs to reach their victory target of 492, at lunch on the fifth day of the third Test against England at The Oval on Monday. Dean Elgar was 113 not out after Chris Morris (24) fell to the ...and more »

England name squad for Fourth Test against South Africa - ECB.co.uk;

England name squad for Fourth Test against South Africa - ECB.co.uk

ECB.co.ukEngland name squad for Fourth Test against South AfricaECB.co.ukEngland have recalled Steven Finn for the Fourth Investec Test against South Africa at Emirates Old Trafford. The Middlesex fast bowler, who has played 36 Tests, replaces the injured Mark Wood for the final match of the series which starts on Friday ...and more »

Moeen hat-trick crushes Proteas - Radio New Zealand;

Moeen hat-trick crushes Proteas - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandMoeen hat-trick crushes ProteasRadio New ZealandSpinner Moeen Ali finished off South Africa with a hat-trick as England completed a crushing 239-run victory in the third cricket test at the Oval. England spinner Moeen Ali Photo: photosport. England now have a 2-1 lead in the four match series. Moeen ...and more »

England, South Africa ride a fascinating seesaw - Cricbuzz

England, South Africa ride a fascinating seesawCricbuzzWould the real South Africa please stand up? Or, for that matter, the real England? Three Tests, three results in which the games have been won by more than 200 runs, and yet neither side has won two in a row. As Joe Root said after England wrapped up ...and more »

Jonathan Agnew: England must back up victory over South Africa - BBC Sport;

Jonathan Agnew: England must back up victory over South Africa - BBC Sport

BBC SportJonathan Agnew: England must back up victory over South AfricaBBC SportDespite the grumbling at the criticism they received following the heavy defeat in the second Test against South Africa, England will have probably admitted in private that what happened at Trent Bridge wasn't good enough. Everybody sitting in the ...and more »

Tough for Proteas to split series from here - Sport24;

Tough for Proteas to split series from here - Sport24

Sport24Tough for Proteas to split series from hereSport24Cape Town – Just how badly do South Africa, perhaps increasingly travel-weary, wish to salvage a share of the Test series in England? After all, any hopes of taking home the Basil D'Oliveira Trophy in their luggage have now frittered away, with the ...and more »

Moeen Ali provides special end to win in 100th Test and England spinner reveals: 'I've scored a few hat-tricks in ... - Daily Mail;

Moeen Ali provides special end to win in 100th Test and England spinner reveals: 'I've scored a few hat-tricks in ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailMoeen Ali provides special end to win in 100th Test and England spinner reveals: 'I've scored a few hat-tricks in ...Daily MailMoeen Ali provided the perfect conclusion to The Oval's 100th Test by taking the first hat-trick by an England spinner for nearly 80 years. Joe Root's team lead South Africa 2-1 with only Friday's final game at Old Trafford to come after Moeen removed ...and more »

Moeen Ali: I'd only scored hat-tricks in football warm-ups before, never cricket - NW Evening Mail;

Moeen Ali: I'd only scored hat-tricks in football warm-ups before, never cricket - NW Evening Mail

NW Evening MailMoeen Ali: I'd only scored hat-tricks in football warm-ups before, never cricketNW Evening MailMoeen Ali's first hat-trick in any standard of cricket made history at The Oval – and gave him plenty to talk about as England reflected on their 239-run victory over South Africa. Winning captain Joe Root confirmed Moeen was full of chat about his ...and more »

Moeen Ali joins England hat-trick club - Times of India;

Moeen Ali joins England hat-trick club - Times of India

Times of IndiaMoeen Ali joins England hat-trick clubTimes of IndiaLONDON: Moeen Ali became just the 13th England cricketer to take a Test-match hat-trick when he ended the third Test against South Africa with three wickets in as many balls at The Oval on Monday. The Worcestershire off-spinner's treble saw him snare ...and more »

Joe Root delighted after 'great week' ends in return to winning feeling for England - The Independent;

Joe Root delighted after 'great week' ends in return to winning feeling for England - The Independent

The IndependentJoe Root delighted after 'great week' ends in return to winning feeling for EnglandThe IndependentJoe Root believes his England side have set the standard they must now work to match after seeing off South Africa to take a 2-1 lead in the four-Test series. Moeen Ali was the hosts' hero with a dramatic hat-trick taking the final three wickets in ...and more »

England v South Africa: Five things from 100th Test at The Oval - SkySports;

England v South Africa: Five things from 100th Test at The Oval - SkySports

SkySportsEngland v South Africa: Five things from 100th Test at The OvalSkySportsAs emphatically as they lost their way at Trent Bridge, England rediscovered their mojo once back in the capital, recording a 239-run win over South Africa at The Oval. Paired with their Lord's triumph to open the series, England now take a 2-1 lead ...and more »

England cricket stars travel by Tube to South Africa Test match - Eagle Radio;

England cricket stars travel by Tube to South Africa Test match - Eagle Radio

Eagle RadioEngland cricket stars travel by Tube to South Africa Test matchEagle RadioEngland's cricketers have posted pictures of themselves travelling by Tube to their Test match on social media. Bowler Stuart Broad put a picture on Instagram of several members of the team on what appears to be a Piccadilly line train. Wicket-keeper ...and more »

England hits back with a big win - The Hindu;

England hits back with a big win - The Hindu

The HinduEngland hits back with a big winThe HinduHero! Moeen Ali and his teammates are ecstatic after the off-spinner's hat-trick helped England crush South Africa in the third Test on Monday. Agencies. LONDON, July 31, 2017 22:32 IST. Updated: July 31, 2017 22:32 IST. more-in ...and more »

South Africa batsmen 'don't have a clue' how to bat in English conditions, blasts Bob Willis - Metro;

South Africa batsmen 'don't have a clue' how to bat in English conditions, blasts Bob Willis - Metro

MetroSouth Africa batsmen 'don't have a clue' how to bat in English conditions, blasts Bob WillisMetroSouth Africa's batsmen 'don't have a clue' how to perform in English conditions, according to Bob Willis. After England won the series opener at Lord's by 211 runs, Faf du Plessis' side hit back at Trent Bridge to level the series. Moeen Ali makes ...and more »