By Chris Stocks
England 162-7 (Malan 66, Buttler 44, Richardson 2-13, Agar 2-32)
Australia 160-6 (Warner 58, Finch 46, Rashid 2-29, Archer 2-33)
England won by 2 runs
Toss: Australia, who elected to fi eld Offi cials: Martin Saggers, Alexander Wharf, David Millns, Michael Burns, Chris Broad England lead the series 1-0
THERE was no crowd and no atmosphere but cricket’s oldest rivalry was renewed in stunning fashion as England mugged Australia to somehow win this opening T20 international by two runs.
Aaron Finch’s tourists may have been playing their first ...
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