Cricket

England win toss, elect to bat

2015-09-08 14:53
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Cape Town - England captain, Eoin Morgan, has won the toss and decided that his side will bat first in the third one-day international at Old Trafford in Manchester.

England have made one change to their side with Jonny Bairstow replacing Jos Buttler who has been rested for the remainder of the series.

Australia have made three changes to their side with Ashton Agar getting a one-day international debut, Aaron Finch replacing the injured David Warner and James Pattinson replacing Nathan Coulter-Nile. Shane Watson is the other player to drop out of the team.

Teams:

England

1 Jason Roy, 2 Alex Hales, 3 James Taylor, 4 Eoin Morgan (capt), 5 Ben Stokes, 6 Jonny Bairstow (wk), 7 Moeen Ali, 8 Adil Rashid, 9 Chris Woakes, 10 Liam Plunkett, 11 Steven Finn

Australia

1 Aaron Finch, 2 Joe Burns, 3 Steven Smith (capt), 4 George Bailey, 5 Glenn Maxwell, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Matthew Wade (wk), 8 Ashton Agar, 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 James Pattinson, 11 Pat Cummins.

 

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