England won the toss and elected to bat in the second test against hosts South Africa in Cape Town.
Cape Cobras opening batsman, Pieter Malan, will make his debut in the Second Test between the Proteas and England starting at Newlands on Friday.
A buoyant South Africa will seek to drive home their advantage at a favourite venue as they host an England side facing a big selection question in the second test of the four-match series starting at Newlands on Friday.
Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo was named Dubai Globe Soccer’s men’s player of the year on Sunday while England’s Lucy Bronze was named women’s player of the year.
South Africa desperately needed a win to regain their confidence after five successive test defeats, plus a poor World Cup, and beating England in the first test on Sunday was just the tonic, said captain Faf du Plessis.