Australia beat England by 221 runs, won series by 3-0 clean sweep


T20 World Champion England lost a match against Australia and won series and do a clean sweep against visitor's. Australia won the toss and elected to bat first. They put a mammoth target of 356 runs on board. Australia scored 355 runs for the loss of 5 wickets after 48 overs (DLS method). Rain affected match Australia set a target of 364 runs in 48 overs. Both openers hit a century Warner scored 105 runs and Travis head scored 152 runs after that they put a total of 355 runs.


In reply, England were all out in 142 runs in just 32 overs. Warner got a man of the series award and Travis head got man of the match award. Adam Sampark picked up 4 wickets whereas Sean Abbot and Par Cummins grab 2-2 wickets. Australia won the series and do a clean sweep against World Champion 3-0.


Few days back England won the T20 World Cup and beat Pakistan in the Finals. The way England team perform in the One Day series against Australia were quite poor.