World Cup 2019: England beat Australia by 8 wickets, to clash with New Zealand in final

Australia made one change in their playing XI from the last match against South Africa. Peter Handscomb comes in place of injured Usman Khawaja.

On the other hand, England are playing with the same team as in the last match.

Written by July 11, 2019 15:03

New Delhi: Among the hosts England and multiple times World Cup champions Australia, the hosts outplayed the Aussies virtually making it a one-sided match.

The low-scoring match was titled in favour of England as it dominated its rival since beginning. Australia could score only 224 runs while batting in first innings, which was easily chased by England in just 32 overs.

England will now take on New Zealand in the final world cup match on July 14.

Australia won the toss and chose to bat against England in the second semi-final of the ongoing ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup on Thursday.

Australia made one change in their playing XI from the last match against South Africa. Peter Handscomb comes in place of injured Usman Khawaja.

On the other hand, England are playing with the same team as in the last match.

England playing XI: Eoin Morgan (c), Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Joe Root, Jos Butler, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood.

Australia playing XI: Aaron Finch (c), David Warner, Peter Handscomb, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey (wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon. (ANI)