After winning the one-off T20 at Cardiff, England would now be keen to carry on the winning momentum in the one-dayers as well. Traditionally England has struggled against the Aussies in the 50-over format
In a high-scoring encounter, England held on to compile a five-run victory in the one-off T20 against Australia at Cardiff. Batting first, England put up an impressive 182 for 5 courtesy 70s from skipper Eoin Morgan and the ever improving all-rounder Moeen Ali.
Australia beat Ireland in the one-off ODI played at Belfast on Thursday by 23 runs via the Duckworth Lewis method in a rain-marred encounter. Batting first, Australia got off to a brilliant start courtesy debutant Joe Burns and David Warner