Since Australia's World Cup final win at the MCG in 2015, the left-hander has averaged more than 80 from 11 games in Australia, including five centuries. To bridge the gap between where we were at in that World Cup and, say, being in the semi-final or the final was the first port of the call and bridging that gap came quicker that we ever thought it would.
Limited-overs captain Morgan praised Bayliss' impact as England looks to restore pride in a five-match one-day global series against Australia and build towards next year's Cricket World Cup. We are very open-minded with the way we are going. - Former Yorkshire head coach, Jason Gillespie, is now in charge of Sussex.
Toss: Eoin Morgan, the England captain, won the toss and opted to bowl against Australia in the first One-Day International at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday (January 14). He added: "To hear the coach saying, "Don't worry, I'll step down in a couple of years" time', I felt very uneasy about hearing that". "After that, a line was drawn in the sand and we were given clear directives that the goal was the 2019 World Cup".
The ECB, however, finds itself in a hard position, for to remove Bayliss now would be to risk so much of the good work that he has done in the white-ball formats.
They have a better record than any other team since the last World Cup winning 34 of 53 matches.
While the recently concluded Ashes series unfolded at an attritional pace, both sides are likely to approach the next five games in a more cavalier fashion. England then face a Test series at home to Pakistan and India next summer which might not be a walk in the park either. Australia 199 for 4 after 36 overs.
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"Everyone does everything they can to play for Australia or England". They have plenty of players in form and England's bowling attack looks as if it'll be a major issue throughout without a great deal of depth of a solid fifth option.
But burly opener Finch filled the void with a dashing hundred, his ninth in one-day internationals and fourth against England.
Bayliss's laid-back approach has fitted in well with a group of young, exciting players who have shone in an environment that has promoted aggression and flair.
Australia captain Steve Smith and England captain Eoin Morgan.
The series against Australia will be interesting if only to see how England respond to the Ashes defeat.
Steve Smith is the main one.