England vs Australia 2nd Semi-Final ICC World Cup 2019 Highlights
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England vs Australia 2nd Semi-Final ICC World Cup 2019:-
The 2nd semi-final fixture of ICC World Cups 2019 was played between England and Australia at Edgbaston on the 11th of July. Australia chooses to bat first as they won the toss.
Australia scored 223 runs for all-out in 49 overs. Steven Smith became the top scorer as he made 85 runs off 119 balls including 6- fours. Alex Carey made 46 runs off 70 balls with 4- fours included, Mitchell Starc made 29 runs off 36 balls with 1- four and 1- six included and Glenn Maxwell made 22 runs off 23 balls with 2- fours and 1- six included.
Chris Woakes picked up 3 wickets for 20 runs in 8 overs. Likewise, Adil Rashid picked up 3 wickets for for 54 runs in 10 overs. Jofra Archer took 2 wickets and Mark Wood picked up 1 wicket. With this, all of Australia’s wickets were down.
England successfully chased the target as they scored 226 runs in 32.1 overs with only 2 wickets down. Jason Roy became the top scorer as he blasted 85 runs off 65 balls with 9- fours and 5- fours included. He had a strike rate of 130.76. Joe Root had an unbeaten streak of 46 runs off 49 balls with 8- fours included. Likewise, Eoin Morgan had an unbeaten streak of 45 runs off 39 balls with 8- fours included. Johnny Bairstow made 34 runs off 43 balls with 4- fours included.
Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starch each were able to pick 1 wicket.
Chris Woakes became the Player of the match as he picked up 3 wickets for only 20 runs in 8 overs.
With this victory, the English team was able to be on the finals of the World Cups after long 27 years.
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