- Valkerie Baynes is a standard editor at ESPNcricinfo
England received the toss and selected to bat v Australia
England will bat to start with after profitable the toss forward of the third and selecting ODI towards Australia at Emirates Previous Trafford.
The sides are one-one in the sequence so much adhering to Australia’s 19-operate victory in the to start with match and their monumental batting collapse in the face of some wonderful bowling by Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran, which handed England victory by 24 operates in the 2nd match.
Steven Smith is lacking yet again after struggling a blow to the head in the course of training, which held him out of the to start with two fixtures. He had been in question after Justin Langer, the Australia coach, had explained Smith’s nets session on Tuesday as “a bit rusty”. Marcus Stoinis, who has deputised at No. three in the to start with two matches, retains his area in an unchanged facet.
Captain Aaron Finch stated Australia had been having a “conservative technique” after Smith pulled up underneath par from training on Tuesday. “He was a minimal bit groggy and just wasn’t a hundred for every cent,” Finch stated.
England have made one particular improve, leaving out Curran for Mark Wood, who has get over the ankle niggle which sidelined him from the 2nd match on Sunday and who offers some extra tempo, with play established to start out in stunning sunshine on a refreshing strip with a limited boundary in the direction of the short term stand.
England: one Jason Roy, 2 Jonny Bairstow, three Joe Root, four Eoin Morgan (capt), five Jos Buttler (wk), 6 Sam Billings, 7 Chris Woakes, eight Tom Curran, 9 Adil Rashid, ten Jofra Archer, eleven Mark Wood
Australia: one David Warner, 2 Aaron Finch (capt), three Marcus Stoinis, four Marnus Labuschagne, five Mitchell Marsh, 6 Alex Carey (wk), 7 Glenn Maxwell, eight Pat Cummins, 9 Mitchell Starc, ten Adam Zampa, eleven Josh Hazlewood