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Faf looking for the Win at the Trafford to level the series

South Africa, the proteas were defeated by the England with the huge margin of 239 runs in the third test at the oval.

England leads the series by 2-1 with just one more to play.

In the pre match media conference, “Faf du Plessis, South African Captain wants his batsmen to raise their game as they look to finish their tour of England with a win in the fourth Test at Old Trafford.

The tour to the England was started at the mid- may of this year and the proteas lost the one day international as well as the T20 international match to the England. The proteas also suffered an exit at the first round of the champions trophy.South Africa

South Africa maintains a proud away Test record, if they win in the match at the old Trafford.

As seen the South African Test Record, they have won 13 out 0f 19 games from the past years, They drew five and lost just one — in India in 2015/16.

At Old Trafford, their last win was in the year 1955; the proteas visited here eight times. So they need a raise in the top order batsman to be in this contest.

England captain Joe Root, “We’ve not done things by halves so far in this series,”

“It’s just important that we take the way we’ve played at The Oval — especially the way we batted.