England got back in the ODI series by an interesting win over their arch rivals Australia in the fourth game besides a hat-trick by the quickie, Clint McKay.
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.
The Australian captain, Michael Clarke, has advised his batsmen to follow Cheteshwar Pujara and Murali Vijay if they want to come back in the series vs. India.
The visiting Australians were knocked out by the Indian slow bowlers in their second innings again as the home side went on to win the consecutive Test.
The slow bowlers from both sides grabbed 9 out of the 11 wickets which fell during the day as Ravichandran Ashwin put India on top vs. Australia on day three.
The young guns of India, Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara humiliated Australian bowling by powering tons and brought the home side to a strong position.
Michael Clarke and Matthew Wade assisted their team to reach some respect as their entire team surrendered against the lethal bowling of the Indian bowlers.
Australia beat Sri Lanka in the third and final Test, made a clean sweep of 3-0 as the match ended on the fourth day with a minor resistance from the visitors.
The formidable Australian side is heading towards a 3-0 series win against the visiting Sri Lanka who has secured an overall lead of 87 with three wickets left.
South Africa secured their No.1 position in Test ranking while humiliating Australia by an excellent all round performance in the final Test.