Ali does it all for Eng­land

Townsville Bulletin - - SPORT -

MOEEN Ali led with bat and ball to take Eng­land to a 177- run vic­tory over South Africa in the fourth Test at Old Traf­ford, wrap­ping up a home se­ries win over the Proteas for the first time in nearly 20 years.

Ali took 5- 69 as South Africa were all out for 202 in their se­cond in­nings soon af­ter tea on the fourth day, well short of their tar­get of 380 at Old Traf­ford. Eng­land be­gan their time un­der new cap­tain Joe Root with a long- awaited home se­ries win over South Africa.

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