1st ODI Preview: England look to salvage some pride against Australia

Destroyed in the Test series, England will now look to start their repairing process with success in the ODI series against hosts Australia.

updated: January 10, 2014 09:49 IST
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Melbourne: England go into the opening one-day international in Melbourne on Sunday desperate to salvage some pride, but face a torrid task with a fired-up Australia vowing no let-up after dominating the Ashes.

The first of five matches, a day-nighter, is the first opportunity to see how the shell-shocked tourists progress from their nightmare Test series, with captain Alastair Cook demanding an improvement, and quickly.

"I am desperate to try and turn it around," he said after the 5-0 Ashes whitewash.

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