A sparkling maiden T20 century from the spicy Australian opener, Aaron Finch, murdered the hosts England as the visitors clinched the game comfortably.
The Aussies amassed 492 runs with one wicket still in hand when their first innings was declared and England managed 247 for the loss of four wickets in 116 overs.
A maiden Test ton by the middle order batsman of Australia, Steven Smith, consolidated the position of the visitors vs. England in the ongoing 5th Test at Oval.
The Australian batsmen remained unimpressive and none of them played a significant innings ahead of the 5th Test, in the two day Tour game vs. England Lions.
Another competent hundred by Ian Bell led his side to a commanding position in the 4th Test vs. Australia who lost the momentum while losing 5 wickets cheaply.
Chris Rogers plundered a maiden Test century in his fifth Test while Shane Watson assisted him well with a fifty as Australia commanded the 4th Test vs. England.