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38th match, Sydney

Afghanistan v England

Wisden's review of the 38th match, Afghanistan v England

JP Duminy made 47 from 66 balls

South Africa v England, 4th ODI, Johannesburg

In defence of Duminy

JP Duminy has struggled to prove his worth in recent years, but with the World Twenty20 looming, now is not the time to give up on his abilities

Peter Moores and Paul Farbrace, part of England's under-pressure coaching staff

Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

England underwhelm one last time

The flaws were still visible in England's win over Afghanistan but to blame the coach and the players does not go far enough - the whole ECB structure needs addressing

ESPNcricinfo staff

Chris Jordan bowls

Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

Chris Jordan helps England pip Afghanistan

Chris Jordan's two wickets helped England beat Afghanistan by a nine-wicket margin in their last match of World Cup 2015 match played in Sydney on Friday.

Hamid Hassan had Alex Hales nicking behind for 37

Afg v Eng, Group A, Sydney

Afghanistan's fortunes fade

After a strong start to the World Cup, Afghanistan lost steam in the closing matches, and will be especially disappointed that they couldn't push a dispirited England harder

Rain played hide and seek, keeping the ground staff busy

Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

A very English farewell

On a suitably hangdog English day, more downcast than overcast, and a match ravaged by rain, an Ian Bell fifty led England to victory with nine wickets to spare