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Gilly and Junior: the accidental openers

Adam Gilchrist and Mark Waugh reflect on the unlikely beginnings - and rocky start - to their time as Australia's one-day openers

Second ODI wrap: Root guides England to 2-0

An all-round display from Test skipper Joe Root delivered England a four-wicket win at the Gabba and a 2-0 lead in the five-match series


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'Everything fell to pieces again'

Australia captain Steve Smith tries to make sense of the middle order collapse that saw his side slip to 2-0 down in the ODI series at the Gabba


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Ugly batting but got the job done: Root

Player of the match Joe Root reflects on England's four-wicket win over England at the Gabba and his stellar performance with both bat and ball


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Biggest moments from the second ODI

Aaron Finch tonned up again and Jhye Richardson took wickets on debut but it was England who took the spoils with the help of some fancy footwork


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Finch goes long to claim Shot of the Day

After another century in a losing effort at least Aaron Finch can console himself with a Mastercard Priceless Shot of the Day gong for this monster six


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Starc's perfect yorker removes Moeen Ali

Mitchell Starc completed a four-wicket haul with a brilliant yorker that crashed into Moeen Ali's stumps and earned him bet365 Play of the Day honours


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Hales gives England a strong start with fifty

England No.3 Alex Hales punished Australia's bowlers, hitting seven fours and a six before falling to Jhye Richardson in the second ODI at the Gabba


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Bairstow finds touch with quickfire score of 60

Despite losing opening partner Jason Roy early on, Jonny Bairstow found the boundary rope nine times in hammering 60 from 57 balls at the Gabba


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Richardson grabs his maiden ODI wicket

Australia needed a wicket and debutant Jhye Richardson produced, removing Alex Hales after the English No.3 and Jonny Bairstow had each posted fifties


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Finch century drives Aussies to 9-270

Aaron Finch completed his 10th one-day century in the second ODI at the Gabba as England's bowlers restricted the hosts to a modest total


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Watch all nine Australian wickets to fall

England's spinners did the damage at the Gabba, taking five wickets between them as Aaron Finch guided Australia to 9-270 in the second ODI


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Fancy footwork ends Carey's maiden knock

England's Chris Woakes was a talented footballer as a junior and used his soccer skills to run out Australia debutant Alex Carey with a clean strike


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Friends and foes describe Waugh's perfect day

It's one of the most famous moments in Australian cricket, hear what it was like to have a front row seat for Steve Waugh's 2003 ton at the SCG


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The long and the short of the Ashes legend

Dean Jones reckons he knows exactly what Australia and England are playing for, some of his former teammates and opponents aren't convinced...


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Mike Hussey Masterclass: The Leave

One of Australia's greats offers his advice on how to execute the perfect leave. Watch more expert masterclasses on the Optus Sport app



Standings
M
P
1. NSW
5
24.94
2. QLD
5
21.42
3. TAS
5
19.64
4. WA
5
17.56
5. SA
5
16.06
6. VIC
5
13.11