First for Roy

Sunday Star-Times - - SPORT -

Cricket: South Africa beat Eng­land by three runs in a thrilling T20 in­ter­na­tional in Som­er­set to level the se­ries yes­ter­day as Ja­son Roy be­came the first bats­man in the game’s for­mat to be dis­missed for ob­struct­ing the field. South Africa made 174-8 with JJ Smuts con­tribut­ing 45 and skip­per AB de Vil­liers strik­ing 46 from 30 balls. Eng­land in re­ply made 171-6 with open­ing bats­man Roy lead­ing the run chase with 67.

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