Alex Carey

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Skerries’ Eoin Morgan and his teammate Joe Root celebrate their victory against Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham. Photograph: Getty Images

England’s passage to the World Cup final was faintly ridiculous. Semi-finals are supposed to be gritty affairs with runs dourly chiselled out in a des(...)

Andile Phehlukwayo and Dwaine Pretorius of South Africa celebrate the last wicket and their win at Old Trafford. Photograph: Getty Images

Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in t(...)

Pat Cummins takes a catch off the bowling of Mitchell Starc to dismiss England captain Eoin Morgan. Photograph:  Michael Steele/Getty Images

Now the England camp might acknowledge a little nervousness about their position. After a comprehensive 64-run defeat, in which Australia dominated fr(...)

Australia’s Aaron Finch hits a six during the  Cricket World Cup group  match against Sri Lanka  at The Oval in London. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire

Australia 334-7 (50 ovs) (A Finch 153, S Smith 73, G Maxwell 46no; DM de Silva 2-40, I Udana 2-57), Sri Lanka 247 (45.5 ovs) (D Karunaratne 97, K Pere(...)

 Usman Khawaja: played a key role in Australia’s triumph in Delhi. Photograph:   Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

Usman Khawaja’s century helped Australia to a one-day international series-clinching victory win over India in Delhi. Australia, who had lost the op(...)