Sam Billings took a one-handed diving catch.© Twitter
Sam Billings took a surprising catch on Tuesday throughout England A’s ongoing apply match in opposition to South Africa at St Lawrence Floor in Canterbury. On the primary day of the four-day contest, England pacer Craig Overton bowled a back-of-a-length supply to South Africa skipper Dean Elgar and the latter edged it whereas attempting to play his shot on the entrance foot. The ball flew between wicketkeeper Billings and the primary slip, and was dying down earlier than the previous put a fast dive to his left and grabbed it earlier than it touched the bottom.
England Cricket posted the video of the catch on social media, praising Billings for his excellent catch. “What a seize @sambillings,” the caption learn.
Watch: Sam Billings’ catch to dismiss Dean Elgar right here
What a seize @sambillings
South Africa are 99/2 at lunch.
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After the continued four-day apply match will get over, each England and South Africa will face one another in a three-match Check collection, beginning August 17 at Lord’s, London. The second match will begin on August 25 at Outdated Trafford, Manchester, whereas the groups will return to London for the third recreation which is scheduled to kick off on September 8 on the Kennington Oval.
Each the groups go into the Check collection having performed six white-ball matches. Whereas the three-match ODI collection between them led to a 1-1 draw after the rain performed spoilsport within the decider recreation, the T20I collection of as many matches noticed South Africa registering a 2-1 win regardless of dropping the opener.
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