Alastair Cook led his team from the front by smashing an important fifty and James Anderson bowled excellently as England triumphed vs. New Zealand at Cardiff.
Ian Bell provided a solid start with his excellent batting as the Australian batsmen struggled against the lethal bowling of England who won the game easily.
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The upcoming promising middle order batsman of Nottinghamshire, James Taylor, has been summoned by the England selectors for the 2nd Test vs. South Africa.
Ravi Bopara demonstrated his wonderful all round skills in the fifth ODI and along with a fifty from Alastair Cook, he led England to an easy win over Australia.
Ravi Bopara and Ian Bell astonished Australia with a smooth chase of the easy looking target as England crushed the visitors in the successive ODI.
The brilliant Alex Hales blew away the bowling attack of West Indies with his sheer power and Ravi Bopara supported him well as England clinched the only T20.
Ravi Bopara warned team mates not to be over confident for the rest of ODI series.