The cricket world is going to see new champions in the 12th edition of the World Cup. Hosts England beat defending champions Australia by 8 wickets.
Earlier Australia won the toss and decided to bat first. However, defending champions were restricted within 223 runs. In reply, two English openers paved the way for the win. Jason Roy made a brilliant half century for England. Joe Root and Eoin Morgan remained unbeaten to chase the score set by Australia.