England Limited to 118-7 by South Africa in First Twenty20 Match

South Africa limited England to 118-7 in their opening Twenty20 cricket match at Chester-le- Street in Durham.

Johan Botha took 2-19 and Robin Peterson was 2-27 for the visitors. Opener Craig Kieswetter was top scorer for England with 25.

South Africa is No. 1 in the International Cricket Council’s Twenty20 rankings, while England is the defending T20 world champion.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Bob Bensch at bbensch@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.