The BC-Stokes jokes have become a butt of jokes on social media.
Shakib Al Hasan scored a valiant century but couldn't overpower Jason Roy's spectacular ton.
Both these sides played a 5-match ODI series leading up to the World Cup where England comfortably won the series 4-0 with one game getting washed out.
While it seemed as if it would reach the boundary, Ben Stokes brought out some superhuman stuff.
South Africa was bowled out for paltry 207 in their 40th over of their run-chase.
Du Plessis admitted that South Africa were outplayed in all departments.
A middle order collapse saw the Proteas get slaughtered on the opening day.
Ben Stokes had an excellent all-round day and deservedly won the Man of the Match award.
England are considered favourites in the World Cup 2019.
All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.