"To win a World Cup you have got to beat everyone so whether we play in the semi-final or final or play India in the final, you have got to beat good teams to win a World Cup".
Stoinis (22) was then run out by a nice piece of work from wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock, after he and Warner steadied the ship with a 62-run stand.
Whether they bat first or second, semi-final success for England is likely to depend on whether openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow can enjoy another impressive partnership. He was key to New Zealand's total runs in many matches.
Rohit Sharma etched his name into World Cup folklore with a record-breaking century in India's devastating victory over Sri Lanka at Headingley.
But off-spinner Lyon, who controversially said he wanted to end the Test careers of some England players ahead of Australia's 4-0 home Ashes win of 2017/18, insisted the burden of expectation was on the tournament hosts, even though England have never won the World Cup.
Australia overcame England at Lord's earlier in the tournament and Starc believes the foundations of that win could be used in Birmingham. They overwhelmed their opponents four times out of their first five matches.
The Mumbai Indians skipper broke the record of former Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara who struck four centuries in the last edition of the World Cup in Australia.
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Jennings has averaged 25.19 runs in his 17 Test matches with two hundreds.
First, their captain Aaron Finch was dismissed in the third over of the match.
But five-time champions Australia overwhelmed Eoin Morgan's England in their group clash at Lord's and hold a 6-2 advantage in their World Cup meetings.
Warner hit 122 and Alex Carey's 89 gave Australia late hope, but they were all out for 315 on the second last ball.
After a comprehensive loss to England at Edgbaston in one of their group matches, India would rather not like to face England in the semi-finals and hence this match against Sri Lanka becomes very important for them. They won 37 and lost 23 matches with two tied and one NR match. Now team India will play the semi-final against the fourth spot team New Zealand.
But New Zealand's biggest issue is runs not wickets.
South Africa's Imran Tahir took a wicket in the first over of the tournament.