As the Cricket world cup 2019 commenced yesterday, the hosts won the game by 104 runs
The first match of the series was played between England and South Africa at The Oval in London on 30 May 31, 2019. The hosts took it home with Ben Stokes as the highlight of the day. While South Africa restricted the host team to 311/8 they themselves could only get to 207 and lost by a big gap of 104 runs. The whole team got bowled out even when they had 10 overs left in their plates.
What a catch at the first match!
Ben Stokes was everywhere and he took the most amazing catch of the match. Watch him at his best-
What’s more, he hit nine boundaries to add to his total of 89 runs. All in all, it was a spectacular start of the CWC 2019 and all cricket fans are ‘Stoked’ for the whole season.