With an ease that would have been quite unthinkable a few years ago, England cruised to victory over Australia in the fourth ODI in Durham
Mickey Arthur has challenged Australia to stand up to the bullying they have received so far in the final match at Old Trafford on Tuesday
ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the 4th ODI at Chester-le-Street
Australia were hoping to prove that their latest crop of seam bowlers can hold a candle to their attacks of the past, once again the reality was far different from their ambitions
Ian Bell's return to England's ODI side was not championed throughout the land but he is now liberated of his troubles over the winter and in some form to take on South Africa.
Shane Watson and Brett Lee may be taking early leave from Australia's sobering tour of England after both suffered calf injuries in the tourists' eight-wicket loss to England at Durham.
Ben Hilfenhaus wants Australia to prove why they are the top-ranked ODI side ahead of next year's return to England for the Ashes
Graeme Swann's chronic elbow problem means England may well be sweating on the fitness of their No. 1 spinner ahead of the South Africa Tests
ESPNcricinfo previews the fourth ODI between England and Australia at Chester-le-Street
|1st||70||IR Bell||AN Cook|
|2nd||66||IR Bell||IJL Trott|
|3rd||65||IJL Trott||RS Bopara|