England vs South Africa live stream and how to watch the 1st ODI cricket online and on TV

A general view of international ODI cricket at Chester-le-Street cricket ground in Durham
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England begin another three-match ODI series on Tuesday when they welcome South Africa to Durham. The defending world champions went down 2-1 against India last week – can they get things back on track here? Here's how to watch an England vs South Africa live stream from wherever you are in the world.

Watch England vs South Africa, 1st ODI

Date: Tuesday 19th July 2022

Start time: 1pm BST / 8am ET / 5am PT / 10pm AEDT

FREE stream: Kayo Sports 14-day free trial (Aus)

Watch from overseas: ExpressVPN

US stream: Willow | Sling

UK stream: Sky TV / Now

England will hope to bounce straight back from their ODI defeat to India, with Adil Rashid returning to the side after taking a break to complete the pilgrimage to Mecca. He joins Moeen Ali and Liam Livingstone on the roster of spin bowlers available to new captain Jos Buttler, with Matthew Potts also included in the side for the first time after impressing in the Tests earlier this summer. Matt Parkinson and Harry Brook are the players to miss out.

With Temba Bavuma left out through injury, Keshav Maharaj will captain a South Africa side that's also without Kagiso Rabada. Rabada took five wickets in the 2-1 loss to Bangladesh and is likely to be a big miss for the visitors, but the captain will take solace in the fact that South Africa have won 30 of the 63 ODI meetings between the two countries, with England winning 28.     

The 1st ODI of England vs South Africa starts at 1pm BST today, Tuesday 19th July 2022. Read on to find out how you can watch an England vs South Africa live stream.

Watch an England vs South Africa free live stream


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Fox Cricket has the rights to show the England vs South Africa ODI series in Australia. Aussie fans can stream the 1st ODI live on Kayo Sports with a 14-day free trial

Going to be away from Oz during England vs South Africa? Simply use a VPN to access Kayo Sports from overseas without being blocked. We recommend ExpressVPN as it comes with a 30-day, risk-free money-back guarantee.

Watch England vs South Africa live stream from anywhere with a VPN

Even if you have subscribed to the relevant England vs South Africa rights holders, you won't be able to use them when outside your own country. The service will know your location based on your IP address, and will automatically block your access. A Virtual Private Network (VPN) helps you get around this obstacle.

There are many VPN providers out there, with some more reliable and safe than others. As a rule, we’d suggest a paid-for service such as ExpressVPN which offers a 100 per cent risk-free money back guarantee. If you're not happy with the service any time within the first 30-days, then you can cancel with no penalties at all.

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England vs South Africa live stream in the UK

Sky Sports has the right to broadcast the 1st ODI clash between England and South Africa. Catch the action on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Cricket in HD. 

To watch, you'll need to either subscribe to Sky Sports on your platform of choice or buy a Sky Sports pass on Now TV. Note that the mobile pass will not offer you access to the cricket, so either go for an £11.99 Day Pass or, for better value and to watch all three tests, it's £25 a month for three months.

Watch an England vs South Africa live stream in USA

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Willow TV has the rights to air the three-match ODI series between England and South Africa in the States, but there's plenty of ways to watch the 1st ODI without cable.

Sling TV is a good option. New users get their first month for half-price.

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Catch all the action on Sling TV. It's $35 per month at the regular price with Willow TV as $10 add-on. For the first month, though you'll only pay $22.50. There are no contracts. Cancel at any time.

England vs South Africa live stream in South Africa

As ever, SuperSport is the place to watch England's ODI series against South Africa in SA. The African online sports channel will broadcast the games via its DStv satellite platform.

England vs South Africa ODI series cricket schedule

Tuesday 19th July 2022

1st ODI Match England vs South Africa at Seat Unique Riverside, Chester-le-Street

Friday 22nd July 2022 

2nd ODI Match – England vs South Africa at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 

Sunday 24th July 2022

3rd ODI Match – England vs South Africa at Headingley, Leeds

England vs South Africa ODI squads

England squad: Jos Buttler (captain), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Brydon Carse, Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, Craig Overton, Matthew Potts, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Phil Salt, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, David Willey.

South Africa squad: Keshav Maharaj (captain), Quinton de Kock, Reeza Hendricks, Marco Jansen, Heinrich Klaasen, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Lizaad Williams, Khaya Zondo.

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