Aaron Finch hits a ton; Australia cross 200

Aaron Finch hits a ton; Australia cross 200

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In the classic rivalry match, riding on the ton made by Aaron Finch, Australia have crossed 200 at the end of the 38 overs against England in the World Cup Cricket 2019 at Lord's Cricket Ground on Tuesday. After 39th over, Australia’s score have reached at 213 for 4.

After winning the toss England opted to bowl against arch-rivals Australia. Soon after made a ton, Aaron Finch was caught by Christ Woakes off Jofra Archer. Aaron Finch's century came out of 116 balls which include 11 boundaries and two sixes. Earlier David Warner also made a half-century.

England made no changes in their team for this important match. Meanwhile, Australia made two changes in the team as Nathan Lyon and Jason Behrendorff came in place of Adam Zampa and Nathan Coulter-Nile. The hosts, England will look to bounce back after a shocking 20 runs defeat against Sri Lanka by in their last match.

On the other hand, Aussies will be high on confidence as they defeated Bangladesh by 48 runs on Thursday. Both England and Australia are sitting pretty in the top four positions with 8 and 10 points respectively and will be looking for a win to further improve their chances of sealing their place in the semifinals of the ongoing World Cup.