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 3rd Test Day 1: Cook holds firm after Philander threatens England once again

Cook struck 10 boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 82

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South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander proved to be a thorn in England’s side once again, but Alastair Cook kept the hosts afloat as he scored an unbeaten 82 on a rain-affected opening day at The Oval.

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