Pakistan’s run chase faltered in the last over as England clinched a 12-run victory in the second cricket one-day international on Saturday.

England’s heavyweight hitter Jos Buttler reached his eighth ODI century in just 50 balls and finished on 110 not out after Pakistan chose to bowl.

Buttler and captain Eoin Morgan posted an unbroken 162-run stand as England struck 373-3, with Pakistan reaching 361-7 in reply.

England players celebrate winning by 12 runs during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
England players celebrate winning by 12 runs during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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England's Moeen Ali, right, celebrates taking the wicket of Pakistan's Imam-ul-Haq during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
England’s Moeen Ali, right, celebrates taking the wicket of Pakistan’s Imam-ul-Haq during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan's Fakhar Zaman leaves the pitch after he is caught by England's Jos Buttler off the bowling of England's Chris Woakes during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman leaves the pitch after he is caught by England’s Jos Buttler off the bowling of England’s Chris Woakes during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan's Imad Wasim leaves the pitch after he is caught by England's Jos Buttler off the bowling of England's David Willey during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan’s Imad Wasim leaves the pitch after he is caught by England’s Jos Buttler off the bowling of England’s David Willey during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
England's Jos Buttler, left, celebrates scoring a century with England's Eoin Morgan, right, during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
England’s Jos Buttler, left, celebrates scoring a century with England’s Eoin Morgan, right, during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan's Sarfaraz Ahmed plays a shot during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Pakistan’s Sarfaraz Ahmed plays a shot during the second One Day International cricket match between England and Pakistan at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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