The dismissal of Ben Stokes, given out obstructing the field, led to quite a big controversy, with the home fans resorting to booing the Aussies after they appealed against the batsman, and the same was upheld by the third umpire on reviewing the replay closely
England and Australia will clash in the second one-dayer of the five-match series at Lord’s on Saturday. Australia eased to a 59-run win in the first match thanks to a good all-round batting and bowling effort
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.
England's series against New Zealand was going to be highly significant in the sense that it was going to be their first one-day series in the aftermath of the World Cup debacle. They managed to square the Tests 1-1
A wonderful tour of England will come to an end for New Zealand after they finish featuring in the sole T20 match at Old Trafford on Tuesday. It has been a mixed series for the Kiwis as they drew the two-Test series 1-1
The way the England-New Zealand series has progressed, it deserves a fitting finale with a decider at Chester-le-Street in Durham. Both sides have played their part in making the series an extremely exciting one.
In yet another proof of no score being safe in one-day cricket, England easily chased down a target of 350 set by New Zealand at Trent Bridge in the fourth ODI to level the series. Skipper Eoin Morgan and Joe Root hit tons in what turned out to be England's highest ever chase in the the one-day format,