MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australia beat England by six wickets on Sunday in the first one-day cricket international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, taking a 1-0 lead in the four-match series:

Scores:

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Australia 270-4 (Aaron Finch 121, David Warner 65, Michael Clarke 43) def. England 269-7 (Gary Ballance 79, Eion Morgan 50, Ian Bell 41, Jos Buttler 34 not out; Clint McKay 3-44).