Manchester (England) (AP) Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey struck centuries in a 212- run stand to help Australia reach its target of 303 with two balls remaining and protect a one-day global series win over England. Mitchell Starc swept a four for the winning runs as the Australians consigned England to its first loss in a bilateral ODI series in your home because 2015 with a record chase at Old Trafford, providing a popular win to reclaim Down Under from their white-ball tour.
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Manchester (England) (AP) Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey struck centuries in a 212- run stand to help Australia reach its target of 303 with two balls remaining and protect a one-day worldwide series win over England.
England recuperated from losing the wickets of Jason Roy and Joe Root from the opening 2 balls of the match to post 302 -7 after winning the toss in the third ODI, with Jonny Bairstow striking 112 for his 10 th ODI hundred and Chris Woakes a late-innings 53 off 39 balls.Australia, playing without Steve Smith for the third straight video game this series after the star batsman failed to recuperate from a knock to the head, slumped to 73 -5 after Marnus Labuschagne’s sloppy run-out to make England the big favorite.
However Carey and Maxwell were defiant and produced a record sixth-wicket stand versus England to slowly turn the tide. After two songs, Starc swept Rashid round the corner and the ball sped to the boundary rope, sealing a three-wicket win and triggering cheers for his colleagues on the balcony.It was England’s only series loss of its international summertime during which all of its games have been played without fans after playing the West Indies, Ireland, Pakistan and Australia in different formats.
England won the T20 series against Australia 2-1.