Aaron Finch blows England away in first ODI
Aaron Finch made 121 and David Warner 65 as Australia, in a carefully measured chase, ran down England's competitive total of 269-7 in 45.4 overs.
Australia continued from where they left off in the Ashes, beating England by six wickets in the first ODI. Batting first, Alastair Cook's horror tour continued as Clint McKay finished with figures of three for 44. (All images: AP and AFP)
From 62 for three, Eoin Morgan hit a whirlwind fifty to guide England to respectability.
Gary Ballance was the star for England with 79 - his maiden fifty - as the visitors managed 269 for seven in their allotted overs.
But the Aussie openers Aaron Finch and David Warner put on 163 for the first wicket to take the game away.
Warner continued his Ashes form to post a composed 65 as an all-pace England attack were driven to the ground.
Finch notched up his second ODI century as the Aussies eased to a six-wicket win.