Chasing a big target of 316, England were bowled out for 227 in 44.2 overs, losing the contest by 88 runs.
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Australia vice-captain George Bailey is praying the Manchester weather will not stop his side from giving England a tough time at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Rain washed out the opening one-day international at Headingley in Leeds on Friday, leaving the tourists kicking their heels in frustration. Having picked themselves up from losing the Ashes to come away with a 1-1 draw in the Twenty20 series, Michael Clarke's men now want to ensure the long trip home will be a happier voyage.