England vs South Africa fifth ODI today


Nottingham: England will play against South Africa in 5th and final One Day International (ODI) match on Wednesday.

South Africa who won 2nd ODI by 80 runs lost 3rd and 4th ODI against the hosts. The visitors must have to win the match to level the series 2-2 as first ODI was abandoned due to rain.

On the other hand the hosts, leading the series 2-1, will try to win the match and series to go into upcoming challenges of the World T20 and the Test tour to India with confidence.

Probable teams

England: Cook (c), Bell, Bairstow, Bopara, Morgan, Kieswetter (wk), Patel, Tredwell, Woakes, Finn, Dernbach

South Africa: Smith, Amla, Elgar, de Villiers (c, wk), Duminy, du Plessis, Peterson, Steyn, Morkel, Parnell, Tsotsobe.

Umpires: Richard Illingworth and Kumar Dharmesena. TV Umpire: Simon Taufel