1 Jul 2010

Australia avoid whitewash in England one dayers

12:34 pm on 1 July 2010

The Australian cricketers have avoided a whitewash in their one day series in England, winning game four at the Oval in London by 78 runs.

Michael Clarke with an unbeaten 99 and Ricky Ponting 92 anchored Australia's 290 for five, and England were dismissed for 212 in the 43rd over.

The final match is at Lord's this weekend.