Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Thu 22 Feb 2024 SA tour of Eng 2017: Moeen spins England win First Test England beat South Africa by 211 runs to win the first Test on Sunday. England set 331 to win on the fourth day, collapsed to 119 all out as England went 1-0 up in this four-match series and gave Joe Root a victory in his first Test as England captain.