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First One day between England and Australia

Published:Friday | September 4, 2009 | 12:26 PM

Hosts England, set a victory target of 261, were 61-1 after 14 overs in the first of seven One-Day International matches against Australia at The Oval.



The batsmen at the crease are Ravi Bopara on 26 and Matt Prior on 16.



Earlier, Callum Ferguson hit his highest one-day international score of 71 not out to help Australia reach 260-5 wickets off their allotted 50 overs.



Ferguson received good support from Cameron White 53, Shane Watson 46 and Michael Clarke 45.



Paul Collingwood was the most successful bowler for England with 2-47, while Ryan Sidebottom had 1-48.