After the fascinating T20 World Cup, the champions England will be up against the hosts Australia in a three-match ODI series and the first match will be on 17th October 2022 at Adelaide Oval. Jos Butler’s England will be in full confidence to play in the 50-over format after winning the World Cup trophy in the shortest format years later. Australia on the other hand not even entered the semi-finals.
Match: Australia vs England, ODI 1 of 3
Date: 17th November 2022
Time: 08:50 AM IST
Venue: Adelaide Oval.
Pitch Condition: The first match will be played at Adelaide Oval. The weather condition is reported as sunny here. The pitch here is a batter-friendly one marked by short square boundaries. So, bowlers will aim to give a fuller-length ball to force the batters to hit the straight boundaries.
Australia vs England – The Squad
Australia: Pat Cummins (c), Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa.
England: Jos Buttler (c), Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Sam Curran, Liam Dawson, Chris Jordan, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, Phil Salt, Olly Stone, James Vince, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Luke Wood.
Australia vs England – Team Performance in the Past Matches
After an enthralling T20 World Cup season, we are back to the big format game as the shortest format World Champions England stay back on Australia for a 3-match ODI series against the hosts. With the 2023 cricket World Cup in the 50-over format, the attention is now shifted to the longer format.
The first ODI match will be played in Adelaide and the second and third will be in Sydney and Melbourne respectively. Australia will face England with their newly assigned captain Pat Cummins. England and Australia didn’t get a chance to face each other in the T20 World Cup as the match was abandoned due to rain. Australia further didn’t progress to the next level.
The last time the two teams faced each other in an ODI series was back in 20220 and Australia went to England to beat them 2-1. But in the last series played in Australia in 2017, England won the series 4-1.
While checking the team’s performances in 2022, Australia lost the ODI matches against Pakistan and Sri Lanka before beating Zimbabwe 2-1 and New Zealand 3-0. England started the year with a win against the Netherlands but a series loss against India and a tied series against South Africa should be noted.
Australia vs England – Face to Face
Australia and England have faced each other in 152 ODI matches. Out of these 152 games, Australia has won 84 matches whereas England has come out victorious on 63 times. 3 matches ended without a result.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful by any means.
Wicket-Keeper: Jos Butler.
Batsmen: Jason Roy, David Warner, Steven Smith.
All-Rounders: Sam Curran, Moeen Ali, Marcus Stoinis.
Bowlers: Adil Rashid, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood.
Captain: Jos Butler.
Vice-Captain: Sam Curran.
Wicket-Keeper: Phil Salt.
Batsmen: Jason Roy, David Malan, James Vince, Steven Smith.
All-Rounders: Sam Curran, Marcus Stoinis, Josh Hazlewood.
Bowlers: Adil Rashid, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa.
Captain: Jason Roy.
Vice-Captain: David Malan.
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