England vs South Africa 4th Test Day 3: South Africa fight, but Moeen pushes England’s lead to 360

Moeen struck eight boundaries and three sixes during his unbeaten knock of 67

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Rain might have had the final say on the third day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford, but prior to that, South Africa put up a valiant fight, that was until Moeen Ali smashed an unbeaten 67 to hand England a 360-run lead.

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England vs South Africa 3rd Test Day 5: Moeen’s hat-trick seals 239-run win for England

England celebrate after winning the third Test and taking a 2-1 series lead

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England all-rounder Moeen Ali took a game-winning hat-trick to lead his side to a convincing 239-run victory over South Africa on the final day of the third Test at The Oval.

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England vs South Africa 1st Test Day 4: Moeen takes six as England demolish lacklustre South Africa

Moeen finished with career-best figures of 6-53 off 15 overs

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Moeen Ali scythed through South Africa’s batting line-up with a six-wicket haul to lead England to a comprehensive 211-run win on the fourth day of the first Test at Lord’s.

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England vs South Africa 1st Test Day 1: Root leads England’s recovery after Philander wreaks havoc early on

Root celebrates after bringing up his 12th Test century

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Joe Root did not disappoint in his first Test as captain as he scored a breathtaking 184 not out to put England in a strong position against South Africa at the end of the first day at Lord’s.

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