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  • 10:58 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: Steve Smith scores a hundred and sets up Australia’s win over England. The Aaron Finch-led unit has won its first warm-up game, beating Jos Buttler-led England by 12 runs. Australia 297/9, England 285 all out

  • 10:13 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: WICKET! Adam Zampa gets his first wicket. Moeen Ali departs for 22 as England lose their sixth wicket. Score 239/6 in 40.4 overs

  • 9:58 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: Australia have their noses ahead in this game, with England five down in chase. But with Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes in the middle, the hometeam will think that they are still in this game. Score 212/5 in 37 overs

  • 9:25 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: OUT! Jos Buttler departs after a 31-ball 52-run blitz as Nathan Coulter-Nile strikes. England four down in chase of 298. Score 171/4 in 29 overs

  • 9:10 PM IST

    IND vs NZ: Easy win for New Zealand as they beat India by six wickets in their first warm-up game. After Trent Boult’s four-wicket haul helped Blackcaps bundle out India for 179, Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor’s fifties have completed a clinical win for the Kiwi side.

  • 8:52 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: WICKET! Ben Stokes gets out as England lose third wicket. Nathan Lyon strikes for Australia. Score 104/3 in 22 overs

  • 8:45 PM IST

    IND vs NZ: OUT! Yuzvendra Chahal has managed to break the Williamson-Taylor stand as the Kiwi skipper departs for 67. Score 151/3 in 30 overs.

  • 8:32 PM IST

    ENG vs AUS: While Bairstow and Roy are back in the dressing room, Stokes and Vince will be keen to make it count. Score 80/2 in 17 overs

  • 8:23 PM IST

    IND vs NZ: Fifty for Kane Williamson as New Zealand near 120-run mark in the chase of 180. With eight wickets in hand, this shall be an easy chase for the Blackcaps. Score 117/2 in 23 overs

  • 7:57 PM IST

    IND vs NZ: New Zealand in control of the chase right now with Ross Taylor so far hitting three fours in his 19-ball 25 and is batting alongside skipper Kane Williamson who is unbeaten on 20 off 46. Score 72/2 in 16 overs

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Warm-up matches 2019 LIVE: Australia beat England by 12 runs, New Zealand outplay India

Hello and welcome to our live coverage from Day 2 of the ICC Cricket World Cup warm-up matches. Today we have two matches – India vs New Zealand and England vs Australia.

Armed with pedigree, personnel and form, favourites India will look to hit the ground running when they face New Zealand in their opening warm-up game of the ICC World Cup 2019 in London on Saturday. However, with India yet to clear the haze of confusion over the number four position, it will be much more than a ritual of allowing one top-order batsman after another — behemoths in their own right — a hit in the middle.

The outing at the Kennigton Oval will go beyond experimenting with their highly skilled bowling attack, and quite a bit of focus will be on KL Rahul and Vijay Shankar, contenders for the number four slot. Click here to read more

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