England limited-overs coach Ashley Giles believes that beating Australia in the ICC Champions Trophy will lay a positive marker for this summer's Ashes series.
England limited-overs coach Ashley Giles has claimed that beating Australia in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy will build momentum ahead of this summer's Ashes series.
The Three Lions have been drawn with their old rivals in Group A of the one-day tournament alongside New Zealand and Sri Lanka.
The ICC Champions Trophy, which will be held in both England and Wales, gets underway on June 6.
Watch the video below to hear Giles's thoughts on the summer ahead.
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