Eng vs Aus T20: England beat Australia by thrilling finish

Tags: Australia tour of England, 2015, England Vs Australia - Only T20I at Cardiff, Aug 30, 2015, live news

Published on: Aug 31, 2015

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England held their nerve to beat Australia by five runs in a thrilling finish to a one-off Twenty20 international on Monday.

Australia tour of England 2015, Only T20I: England vs Australia at Cardiff, Aug 31, 2015
That's a good finish for Australia - 30 off the last four overs - but still a strong total for England based around two fantastic innings from Moeen Ali and Eoin Morgan. It was a case of the quicker they bowled, the better for Australia. Starc, Cummins and Coulter-Nile very good.

Toss: Australia won the toss & chose to bowl first

England Playing XI: Alex Hales, Jason Roy, Moeen Ali, Eoin Morgan (capt), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Sam Billings, Adil Rashid, David Willey, Steven Finn, Reece Topley.
Australia Playing XI: David Warner, Shane Watson, Steven Smith (capt), Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (wk), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Mitchell Starc, Cameron Boyce, Pat Cummins.

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