England crash out of cricket cup

England have been knocked out of the ICC Trophy in Nairobi, losing to South Africa by eight wickets in the quarter final.

England have been knocked out of the ICC Trophy in Nairobi, losing to South Africa by eight wickets in the quarter final.

Jacques Kallis hit an unbeaten 78 to ease his side to a victory total of 184 for 2, after England scored a disappointing 182, following a collapse of 6 wickets for 28 runs.

Scorecard

England Innings

M E Trescothick c Donald b Pollock 26 A J Stewart c Dippenaar b Donald 18 N Hussain c Boucher b Donald 5 G A Hick c Hall b Kallis 65 G P Thorpe c Hall b Boje 14 A Flintoff c Klusener b Pollock 25 C White run out 3 M A Ealham c Boucher b Pollock 10 A P Grayson c Pollock b Kallis 0 A R Caddick run out 0 D Gough not out 6 Extras lb2 w5 nb3 10

Total (44.1 overs) 182

Fall: 1-33 2-50 3-55 4-89 5-154 6-160 7-167 8-168 9-174

Pollock 9.1 2 27 3 Telemachus 9 2 45 0 Donald 8 1 25 2 Kallis 8 0 26 2 Boje 5 0 24 1 Klusener 5 0 33 0

South Africa Innings

A J Hall c Hick b Gough 1 G Kirsten c Hick b White 32 J H Kallis not out 78 H H Dippenaar not out 65 Extras w2 nb6 8

Total 2 wkts (39.1 overs) 184

Fall: 1-19 2-52 Did Not Bat: J N Rhodes, M V Boucher, L Klusener, S M Pollock, N Boje, R Telemachus, A A Donald.

Caddick 7 1 40 0 Gough 9 2 43 1 White 8.1 0 40 1 Ealham 10 1 41 0 Grayson 5 0 20 0

Umpires: D B Hair and S Venkataraghavan

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