Game abandoned five ball short of a result
England 29 for 2 v South Africa 77 for 5 (Amla 47*, Finn 2-17) Match abandonedScorecard and ball-by-ball details
The wettest of English summers has struck again. The second Twenty20 international at Old Trafford was an exercise in futility as rain, which had reduced the contest to nine overs per side, returned five balls before a result would have been achieved.
South Africa were favourites at that stage, however difficult that is to call in such a small game, with England needing 13 off five balls to win on Duckworth/Lewis after Luke Wright had been caught at deep square-leg the ball…
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