England equalized with Australia, won the second ODI despite a low score. England vs Australia ODI Series: A 3-match ODI series is being played between hosts England and Australia. By winning the second ODI of this series being played at Old Trafford, Manchester, England equalized with Australia. This is the reason that now this three-match ODI series is standing at par, which will result in the last ODI match.
England’s captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat first in the second match played on Sunday of the three-match ODI series in Manchester against Australia. The hosts could not manage a single time and Australia gave England a shock at the interval. However, Tom Curran (37) and Adil Rashid (Nabad 35) pulled England out of trouble and the team managed to cross 200.
At one time England’s team had lost eight wickets for 149 runs. After this, both these batsmen took England to 231 runs for nine wickets. England scored 231 runs losing 9 wickets in 50 overs. For the Kangaroo team, Adam Jampa took 3 wickets and Mitchell Starc took 2 wickets. Seeing the target of 232 runs, it was understood that Australia would win the match and win the series, but the English bowlers did not let that happen.
David Warner failed once again when the Australian team came out to chase the target of 232 runs. However, captain Aaron Finch was dismissed for 73 from 105 balls, but he did not get much support from the other end. Finch and Marnus Labushane had a partnership for the fourth wicket, but the partnership was very slow.
Finch also partnered with Alex Carrie, but the team piled on 207 in 48.4 overs. In this way, England won the match by 24 runs and the series became equal. Now the last match of the series will decide the outcome of this series, which will be played on September 16 at this ground.