There has been something curious about David Warner during this World Cup. The swagger has been replaced by the straitjacket. In lieu of his customary strut at the start of the innings, Warner has begun with ostentatious care that has less resembled the Warner of old than an Alastair Cook ODI tribute act.

So it was again here against Bangladesh, as Australia secured a 48-run victory which essentially confirmed the identity of the semi-finalists. That win was underpinned by Warner, but this was mostly an altogether more restrained figure than the one familiar to England fans.

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