Spin helps keep England in series

England v Australia, 3rd ODI, Old Trafford
Jason Roy looked in good touch after England won the toss and chose to bowl at Old Trafford© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJason Roy looked in good touch after England won the toss and chose to bowl at Old Trafford
Roy was the more fluent of England's openers during a stand of 52 and Pat Cummins ended Alex Hales' stay in his first over© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesRoy was the more fluent of England's openers during a stand of 52 and Pat Cummins ended Alex Hales' stay in his first over
Ashton Agar, bowling on debut, then had Roy caught in the covers for 63 out of 86© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAshton Agar, bowling on debut, then had Roy caught in the covers for 63 out of 86
Eoin Morgan endured some difficult moments against Cummins' pace but soon got into his stride© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesEoin Morgan endured some difficult moments against Cummins' pace but soon got into his stride
James Taylor was adept at running ones and twos, going to a half-century off 59 balls with just one boundary© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesJames Taylor was adept at running ones and twos, going to a half-century off 59 balls with just one boundary
Morgan had made 62 at more than a run a ball when he sliced Glenn Maxwell's offspin to long-off© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesMorgan had made 62 at more than a run a ball when he sliced Glenn Maxwell's offspin to long-off
England had been 205 for 2 but things began to unravel, Ben Stokes struggling over 14...© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesEngland had been 205 for 2 but things began to unravel, Ben Stokes struggling over 14...
...and Jonny Bairstow run out by a direct hit, with the run rate beginning to fall© Getty Images
© Getty Images...and Jonny Bairstow run out by a direct hit, with the run rate beginning to fall
With wickets falling at the other end, Taylor got closer and closer to his maiden ODI ton. When he did finally get there it was with a desperate dive© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesWith wickets falling at the other end, Taylor got closer and closer to his maiden ODI ton. When he did finally get there it was with a desperate dive
Taylor was dismissed for 101 in the final over but England managed to get up to 300 despite losing a lot of their momentum© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesTaylor was dismissed for 101 in the final over but England managed to get up to 300 despite losing a lot of their momentum
With Australia chasing a record score on the ground, they lost Joe Burns early on...© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesWith Australia chasing a record score on the ground, they lost Joe Burns early on...
...although Morgan was almost wiped out by Roy when taking the catch© Getty Images
© Getty Images...although Morgan was almost wiped out by Roy when taking the catch
Steven Finn then pulled a brilliant diving grab out of the bag to remove Steven Smith© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesSteven Finn then pulled a brilliant diving grab out of the bag to remove Steven Smith
Aaron Finch was looking in good form, progressing to a half-century from 53 balls...© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesAaron Finch was looking in good form, progressing to a half-century from 53 balls...
...but he became Adil Rashid's second wicket during a demanding spell from the legspinner© Getty Images
© Getty Images...but he became Adil Rashid's second wicket during a demanding spell from the legspinner
Moeen Ali picked up three wickets as Australia's chase crumbled against spin© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesMoeen Ali picked up three wickets as Australia's chase crumbled against spin
Liam Plunkett also claimed three-for as England's bowlers closed out a big victory that kept them alive in the series© Getty Images
© Getty ImagesLiam Plunkett also claimed three-for as England's bowlers closed out a big victory that kept them alive in the series

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