Shock loss to Scots will worry England, says Agar

Hasan Ali took 2-33 as Pakistan beat Scotland at The Grange

Fresh from the euphoria of a victory over England, their first in ODIs, Scotland still made the sort of start that would've had them dreaming again after Sarfraz opted to bat.

Ashton Agar believes Australia can exploit the uncertainty created by England's shock six-run defeat to Scotland in the forthcoming ODI series.

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"I hit it nicely", MacLeod said.

Morgan has vowed England will approach the Australia series with "service as usual" on a sledging front - but promised his side will not touch on March's events.

"It's a completely different challenge and a completely different team that we will be playing".

Scotland, buoyed by Calum MacLeod's magnificent 140 not out, posted their highest-ever ODI total of 371 for five.

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Bairstow set a record by becoming the first England batsman to make three ODI centuries in successive innings but it was not enough to deny the Scots.

"You have a couple of really good players who aren't in the mix at the moment, having said that, we do have a really versatile squad, an injection of youth which is always helpful, so there's a lot of energy and a lot of players who are really believing in themselves at the moment". It was the highest score in Scotland's ODI career, and the highest total England have ever had to chase, but Johnny Bairstow soon had the Scottish fans anxious.

"I don't think we were far away, we go to a ground now that we know really well in The Oval, and we'll be up for the challenge".

The International Cricket Council had already angered Scotland and many of their fellow non-Test nations by cutting the number of teams at next year's World Cup from 14 to 10. "It is up to us now to build on it", he said.

Scotland captain Kyle Coetzer says it is important for his players to enjoy the moment after claiming a historic win over England on Sunday.

Scotland's Safyaan Sharif sparked a pitch invasion when he trapped Mark Wood lbw with an in-swinging yorker in the 49th over just when England looked like they might avoid an infamous defeat that ranks alongside their loss to Ireland at the 2011 World Cup.

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