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England v South Africa: Eoin Morgan hits century in Headingley win



First one-day international, Headingley:

England 339-6 (50 overs):

South Africa 267 (45 overs):

England won by 72 runs

A brilliant Eoin Morgan century led England to a 72-run victory over South Africa in the first one-day international at Headingley.

Skipper Morgan made 107 from 93 deliveries and Moeen Ali an unbeaten 77 from 51 to get the home side to 339-6.

South Africa were well placed at 145-1, but were bowled out for 267 with Chris Woakes taking 4-38.

England will seal the three-match series with victory at Southampton on Saturday (11:00 BST).


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