Cricket: Australia want 10-0 whitewash after sewing up ODI series
SYDNEY (AFP) - Australia sprinted to an effortless seven-wicket win over England on Sunday and set their sights on a 10-0 sweep after sealing the one-day cricket series with two matches still to go.
Victory in the third ODI at the Sydney Cricket Ground was all too easy for a side riding a wave of confidence from their 5-0 Ashes whitewash and successive victories in the 50-over tournament.
Skipper Michael Clarke is targeting the world No.1 ranking for Australia in both the one-day and Test formats.
"Obviously we want to win 5-0 now we are in this position," he said after leading Australia to their eighth consecutive win over England.