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2672dThe Report by Brydon Coverdale

All-round Australia take series with big win

Thanks to some fine bowling from Xavier Doherty and Brett Lee, a calm innings from Shaun Marsh, and a couple of brain explosions from Sri Lanka's batsmen, Australia secured the series with a match in hand, courtesy a five-wicket win in the fourth ODI

2671dSa'adi Thawfeeq

Batsmen lacked application - Atapattu

Sri Lanka's batting coach Marvan Atapattu has blamed a lack of application from the Sri Lanka batsmen for the team's poor performance in the ongoing ODI series against Australia

2672dESPNcricinfo staff

CA decisions a minor distraction, says Clarke

Michael Clarke, the Australia captain, has admitted the decisions taken by CA on the basis of the Argus review released on Friday were a minor distraction in the lead-up to the fourth ODI

2672dRukshan Fernando

And the band played on

... while the Titanic sank. If only Clarke had won the toss, things would have been so much better for this Lanka fan

Australia 2nd innings Partnerships

1st26SR WatsonSE Marsh
2nd0RT PontingSE Marsh
3rd97MJ ClarkeSE Marsh
4th0MEK HusseyMJ Clarke
5th0MJ ClarkeDJ Hussey
6th10BJ HaddinMJ Clarke