England beat South Africa by two wickets in World T20

Chasing South Africa’s 229-4, England reached their target with two balls to spare.

South Africa's Kyle Abbott (C) is congratulated by teammates after taking the wicket of England's Alex Hales during the World T20 cricket tournament match between England and South Africa at The Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on March 18, 2016. Picture: AFP.

MUMBAI - Joe Root hit 83 as England beat South Africa by two wickets in the World Twenty20 Super 10 match at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday.

Chasing South Africa's 229-4, England reached their target with two balls to spare to register their first win in two matches in the Group One.

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