Australia vs England, tri series final: It’s that man Mitchell Johnson againhttps://indianexpress.com/photos/sports-gallery/australia-vs-england-tri-series-final-its-that-man-mitchell-johnson-again/

Australia vs England, tri series final: It’s that man Mitchell Johnson again

Mitchell Johnson rattled England with the pace and bounce at the WACA to seal the match and the tri-series.

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

England won the toss and asked Australia to bat at the WACA. With the bounce and swing on offer, Australia had a poor start as Finch was dismissed for a duck. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

David Warner too was dismissed after Anderson had him caught off Joe Root. Promoted to number three, Steve Smith tried to stabalise the innings. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

Glenn Maxwell took charge in the middle overs and his clean hitting after a patient stay at the crease propelled Australia to a big total. He missed his maiden ODI ton by 5 runs. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

Stuart Broad was the pick of the bowlers for England. He removed a dangerous looking Maxwell along with Haddin and Bailley. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

Coming at number 6, Mitchell Marsh assisted Maxwell superbly. Marsh added 141 for the 5th wicket. Marsh scored 60. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

Chasing 279, England lost Ian Bell cheaply for just 8 runs. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

At 46/4, England looked completely out of sorts. Eoin Morgan was dismissed for a first-ball duck. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

A rejuvenated Mitchell Johnson came back with venom as he grabbed 3 wickets for 27 runs. He accounted for top-order wickets of Taylor, Morgan and Ali. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

Australia's bowling proved too much for England. With top-order surrendering meekly, England lower order had too much to deal with. In the end, Australia easily defeated their Ashes rivals and won the game and the series to complete a phenomenal summer with an eye already at the World Cup. (Source: Reuters)

Australia vs England, England vs Australia, Australia Tri Series, Tri Series England, Australia vs England, England vs Australia, ODI Tri Series, Cricket News, Cricket

The only spot of bother was James Faulkner who was pulled out midway through his second over. (Source: Reuters)