Jason Roy tore into the Australian bowling as England romped home
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Jason Roy, England Cricket World Cup semi final
Reaction to stunning semi-final victory for Eoin Morgan’s rampant side
Friday, July 12, 2019 – 8:46am
England produced what their captain Eoin Morgan described as “close to a perfect performance” as they thrashed Australia by eight wickets to reach their first Cricket World Cup final since 1992.
Given the way they dismantled the Aussies, the hosts will be the red-hot favourites against New Zealand at Lord’s on Sunday, but bear in mind what the Kiwis did to the mighty Indians on Wednesday.
If the first semi-final went down to the wire at Old Trafford, Edgbaston witnessed an embarrassingly one-sided contest as England crushed Australia without mercy. After winning the toss and electing to bat, the visitors were in disarray from the start as Aaron Finch, David Warner and Peter Handscomb were removed in quick succession to leave Australia reeling at 14-3.
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