By Soham Sarkhel and Jatin Thakkar
Scorecards: 1st ODI / 2nd ODI / 4th ODI / 5th ODI
Challenging England in their own den has proved to be a nightmare for many teams in the recent past and even though the expectations were high from the Aussies to provide a resistance, they ended up being just another casualty for the rampant English team. The 4-0 series victory meant that England have now gone 34 months without losing a series in their home conditions while it also brought Australia’s first series loss under Michael Clarke’s captaincy.
Here is an overview of the series through the Impact Index lens.
The domination of England in this ODI series can be very easily understood from the fact that the 5 highest impact players in this series belonged to England. In fact, out of the 10 highest impact players only 3 belonged to Australia.
Ravi Bopara emerged as the highest impact player (3.63) of the series and was also the only player from both the sides to have an all-round impact. (Both Read More »from England rout uninspired Australia