Australia vs England 1st ODI 2018 Highlights

Watch the highlights of Australia vs England 1st ODI 2018 - England tour of Australia 5-match one-day international series of the 1st ODI match played between England and Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne in 14th January 2018.

Jason Roy 180 - Australia vs England 1st ODI 2018 Highlights
Joe Root and Jason Roy put on a double-century stand  © Associated Press

Jason Roy's record-breaking 180
 and Joe Root's 91* leads England's record five-wicket victory over Australia, despite a Aaron Finch's classy ton and take 1-0 lead in a high-scoring game of the first ODI.

Match Stats : 
  • England chased 305 was their joint fourth highest successful run-chase in One-day international and it is their highest chase against Australia in ODIs.
  • Jason Roy plundered 180 - the highest score by an England batsman in One-day international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 171 held by Alex Hales against Pakistan at Nottingham in 2016 and the second highest-score by a batsman against Australia in ODIs.
  • Jason Roy's 180 was the highest score by an batsman at Melbourne Cricket Ground in One-day internationals, surpassing the previous record of 173 held by Mark Waugh against West Indies in 2001.
  • 221 : Jason Roy and Joe Root set up the record third-wicket partnership for England in One-day international, previously held by the 213-run stand between Graeme Hick and Neil Fairbrother against West Indies at Lord's in 1991 and England's sixth highest any-wicket stand in ODIs.
  • 221 The third-wicket partnership between Jason Roy and Joe Root, This is England's second 200-plus third wicket partnership in One-day international and their second 200-plus partnership against Australia in ODIs.
  • Australia's 304 was their seventh joint highest score against England in One-day internationals.
  • England's 308 was their fourth highest score against Australia in One-day internationals.
  • 3 : Aaron Finch hit the second most hundreds at Melbourne Cricket Ground in One-day internationals.
  • 6 : Aaron Finch equalled a joint fifth most hundreds hit in home venue matches in One-day internationals, jointly with Steve Smith.

Australia scored 304-8 in 50 overs with top scorer by Aaron Finch 107 off 119-balls - which was his 9th ODI hundred and his fourth century against England in ODIs - including 10-fours and 3-sixes

Marcus Stoinis hammered a 60 off 40-balls including 5-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 150, Mitchell Marsh scored 50 off 68-balls included 2-sixes & 2-fours, Tim Paine 27 and Steven Smith 23.

England best bowler by Liam Plunkett picked up 3-wickets, Adil Rashid took 2-wickets, Moeen Ali, Mark Wood and Chris Woakes each took one-wickets.

England chased 308-5 in 48.5 overs with top scorer by Jason Roy 180 - which was his 4th ODI hundred and his first century against Australia in ODIs. 

Joe Root scored a unbeaten 91 off 110-balls including five boundaries.

Australia best bowler by Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc both took 2-wickets and one for Marcus Stoinis.

Jason Roy named player of the match for his record-breaking batting performance to smashed a unbeaten 180-runs knocked off facing 151-balls including 16-fours and 5-sixes with strike rate of 119.21.

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