Australia’s Mitchell Starc hopes England scars reopened by pace attack

• ‘We played really well with bat and ball, great intensity’
• Eoin Morgan disappointed with team’s performance
Australia win by three wickets despite Morgan century

Mitchell Starc believes Australia’s three-wicket victory in the first match of the Tri-Series has “reopened a few scars” within the England team before the countries’ opening World Cup game in Melbourne next month.

England were blown away by the pace of Starc and Pat Cummins who picked up five wickets between them in the absence of the rested Mitchell Johnson. Eoin Morgan’s team found themselves 33 for four in the ninth over of their innings after Starc had taken two wickets with the opening three balls of the match.

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