After England posted 231/9 on a surface on which runs were hard to come by, Australia made a good start before a dramatic collapse saw them slip from 144 for two in the run chase to be 207 all-out.
The 32-year-old leg-spinner last played the most recent of his 19 Tests in January of last year and he has not featured for Yorkshire in the first-class County Championship during the past two seasons.
'Kohli ek nahin, gyarah hai': Saqlain Mushtaq reveals advice to England's Adil Rashid, Moeen Ali to dismiss Virat Kohli
Pakistan great Saqlain Mushtaq would always advise the England spin duo of Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid to treat skipper Virat Kohli like the entire Indian team, saying the prolific batsman alone is like a complete eleven.
Ravichandran Ashwin, Nathan Lyon and Yasir Shah lack adequate variations to survive in ODIs, says Mushtaq Ahmed
Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed said the ever-increasing role of power-hitting in the modern one-day game has made mystery spinners more valuable than the conventional ones.
Virat Kohli, KL Rahul among other Indians named in Asia XI squad for three-match T20I series against World XI in Bangladesh
Kohli has been named by the Bangladesh Cricket Board for one match subject to availability, which is yet to be confirmed by the BCCI
Virat Kohli slips to 10th spot, KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma static at second and 11th spot respectively in ICC T20I Player rankings
Batting mainstay Kohli (673 points) dropped down as England captain Eoin Morgan (687), who scored 136 runs including two fifties, during their 2-1 win over South Africa in the three-match series, moved to the ninth place
South Africa vs England: Adil Rashid, Joe Denly script series-levelling win for visitors in third ODI
Leg-spinner Adil Rashid took the key scalps of Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma as England beat South Africa by two wickets in the third and final one-day international on Sunday.
Ashes 2019: Former England spinner Graeme Swann says Jack Leach should have been in England set-up long ago
Graeme Swann says that Jack Leach can take wickets for England in the second Test against Australia once the pitch starts deteriorating
World Cup-winning England spinner Adil Rashid ruled out of domestic season after suffering shoulder injury
Rashid, who quit red-ball cricket last year before being recalled to the England Test team against India, insisted he was unable to play for his county side.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 248: Simon Taufel's view on umpiring in World Cup final, WFI's take on World Championships trials and more
In today's episode, we discuss Simon Taufel's view on umpiring in World Cup final, ICC Rankings, Wrestling Federation of India's take on World Championship trials and more.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England's director of cricket Ashley Giles dismisses 'extra run' row during final at Lord's
England director of cricket Ashley Giles has insisted he had no qualms about keeping the World Cup trophy after former leading umpire Simon Taufel said the hosts were mistakenly awarded an extra run during their nail-biting win over New Zealand in the final at Lord's.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Former umpire Simon Taufel says England mistakenly awarded extra run in final triumph over New Zealand
England were mistakenly awarded an extra run during their nail-biting World Cup win over New Zealand at Lord's, a member of the sport's chief rules committee told media Monday.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: From Trent Boult stepping over ropes to Jos Buttler's presence of mind, five key moments from final
From Liam Plunkett's old ball spell to Matt Henry's new ball spell to the Ben Stokes-Jos Buttler partnership, the riveting game of cricket exhibited by the two teams had some capturing moments.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England's Eoin Morgan says 'Allah with us' after nail-biting finish, hopes title win will spark sport's revival in country
England captain Eoin Morgan hopes his side's incredible journey to World Cup glory will inspire a new generation of fans in the sport's birthplace.
Highlights, New Zealand vs England, ICC World Cup 2019 Final, Full Cricket Score: England win maiden Men's ODI World Cup
New Zealand vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Final Match at Lord's, LIVE Updates: England finally break their World Cup hoodoo 44 years since the Cricket World Cup was first played, but they were made to fight it out till the very last second by a spirited New Zealand side. New Zealand were ahead after Neesham smashed a six off the second delivery, and followed it up with back-to-back doubles. Archer though kept his calm, giving away just a single off the fifth ball. An under-pressure Guptill, who had a disappointing World Cup so far, can guide a full delivery towards deep midwicket. Guptill tries coming back for a second, but fails to make it back to the striker's end. The two team are tied in the Super Over as well, but England win it as a consequence of collecting more boundaries throughout the game, resulting in the English players breaking into delirious celebrations! Guptill's distraught at the end of the game, the polar opposite of the English players. Oh what a World Cup final we witnessed!
New Zealand vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Final Match Preview: Eoin Morgan and Co start favourites as tournament awaits new champions
By reaching the final, England have guaranteed an international match will be shown live on free-to-air television in Britain for the first time since the iconic 2005 Ashes series –a chance to inspire a new generation.
New Zealand vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Trent Boult vs Jason Roy and other key battles to look out for in final
England and New Zealand both look to win their first World Cup title. We bring you five interesting battles to look out for in the much-anticipated final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England's Adil Rashid says he has full trust in skipper Eoin Morgan's decisions
Ahead of the World Cup final against New Zealand, England's Adil Rashid eulogised skipper Eoin Morgan stating that he has full trust in the decision that Morgan makes.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England opener Jason Roy making 'good progress' as he races against time to be fit for India clash
Roy has missed the hosts' past three matches after suffering a hamstring tear in the field against the West Indies and his presence has been badly missed as England slumped to defeat against Sri Lanka and Australia.
England vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Eoin Morgan smashes sixes record as hosts register massive 150-run win
Eoin Morgan's record-breaking 148 helped England post 397-6 before they went on to restrict Afghanistan to 247/8 to register a big win.