England will face Australia after losing four games on the trot against sides like Afghanistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and India respectively while the Aussies are on a roll after winning four consecutive matches against Sri Lanka, Pakistan, the Netherlands, and New Zealand. It will be interesting to see how the contest turns out as Aussies will be high on confidence against this English side who are having a forgettable campaign at the moment.
Numbers and Stats ahead of ENG vs AUS game:
2 - Ben Stokes needs two more sixes to complete 100 sixes in his ODI career.
Most sixes for England in ODIs:
Eoin Morgan - 202
Jos Buttler - 166
Ben Stokes - 98
5 - Australia have defeated England five out of the last six times in ODIs since 2020.
Australia vs England in the last two ODI series:
Australia won by a 2-1 margin (A) in 2020
Australia won by a 3-0 margin (H) in 2022
5 - Steven Smith needs 5 more runs to complete 1000 runs in the ODI World Cup.
Most runs for Australia in the ODI World Cup:
Ricky Ponting - 1743 (42 inns)
David Warner - 1405 (24 inns)
Adam Gilchrist - 1085 (31 inns)
Mark Waugh - 1004 (22 inns)
Steven Smith - 995 (26 inns)
6 - Australia have defeated England six times in the ODI World Cup out of nine meetings.
Australia vs England in ODI World Cup:
Played - 9
Australia - 6
England - 3
England defeated Australia in 1979, 1992, and in the semi-finals of the 2019 World Cup.
56 - Mitchell Starc has already taken 56 wickets in the ODI World Cup.
Most wickets in ODI World Cup:
Glenn McGrath - 71
Muralitharan - 68
Lasith Malinga - 56
Mitchell Starc - 56
Mitchell Starc (56) can surpass Lasith Malinga (56) for picking the most wickets in the ODI World Cup.
67 - Joe Root needs 67 more runs to become the first batsman to complete 1000 runs for England in the ODI World Cup.
72 - Jos Buttler needs 72 more runs to complete 5000 runs in his ODI career.
Most runs for England in ODIs:
Eoin Morgan - 6957
Joe Root - 6421
Ian Bell - 5416
Paul Collingwood - 5092
Jos Buttler - 4928