Sophia Dunkley’s maiden hundred for England helped inflict a crushing 114-run defeat on South Africa in Bristol to safe an unassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match one-day worldwide sequence.
Dunkley made probably the most of her current promotion to quantity three to smash 107 from 93 balls with Tammy Beaumont, Emma Lamb and Nat Sciver additionally hitting half-centuries.
It helped England publish 337 for 5 and Charlie Dean’s four-fer ensured South Africa fell effectively in need of their goal with the vacationers dismissed for 223 on the finish of the forty first over to offer Heather Knight’s facet victory within the ODI sequence.
Beaumont (58) and Lamb (67) took centre stage firstly of the day-nighter with each passing fifty in a century stand for the primary wicket earlier than Chloe Tyron despatched them again to the pavilion.
It introduced Dunkley to the crease and he or she continued her exceptional rise since her worldwide debut final yr with a 142-run partnership for the third wicket alongside Sciver, who struck a speedy 63 off 47 balls.
With the innings coming to an in depth and 300-mark already hit, Dunkley seized her second within the forty eighth over with a leg-side boundary adopted by a single into the on-side to deliver up a memorable first three figures in England colors.
South Africa made a powerful begin in pursuit of 338 on the County Floor and with skilled duo Kate Cross and Katherine Brunt rested for this match, the onus was on ODI debutants Issy Wong and Lauren Ball.
Laura Wolvaardt took the assault to England initially and blitzed her solution to 55 earlier than Dean had her and the remainder of the top-order in a spin.
Dean claimed 4 for 53 and Wong supplied in a position help with three for 36.
Sophie Ecclestone introduced any faint South African hopes to an finish when she dismissed Marizanne Kapp following an entertaining 73 and concluded proceedings quickly after to safe an emphatic win.