Highlights from the third ODI between Australia and England in Sydney:
# Both Australia and England have won ten games each at Sydney out of 21 played (NR 1).
# Australia have recorded their second bilateral series win in succession against England in ODIs. They had won the 2013 NatWest series by 2-1
# Shaun Marsh (71 not out off 89 balls) has posted his tenth fifty in ODIs - his third vs England.
# Marsh is averaging 48.75 in a winning cause in ODIs - his tally includes 1365 runs, including three hundreds and nine fifties, in 30 matches.
# David Warner (71 off 70 balls) has posted his highest score vs England, obliterating the 65 at Melbourne on January 12, 2014.
# Warner's third fifty vs England is his eighth in ODIs.
# Warner has received his third Man of the Match award in ODIs - his first vs England.
# Nathan Coulter-Nile (3/47) has produced his career-best bowling performance in ODIs, obliterating the two for 55 vs England at Brisbane on January 17, 2014.
# Eoin Morgan, with 210 runs at an average of 70.00, including a hundred and two fifties, is the top run-scorer in the series at present.
# Morgan, for the first time in ODIs, has registered three successive innings of 50-plus - all in the present series - 50 at Melbourne, 106 at Brisbane and 54 at Sydney.
# Michael Clarke is the sixth fielder to take 100 catches or more for Australia in ODIs, joining Ricky Ponting (159), Allan Border (127), Steve Waugh (111), Mark Waugh(108) and Michael Hussey (105).
# Tim Bresnan (41 not out) has registered his third highest score in ODIs - the two best being 80 vs Australia at Centurion on October 2, 2009 and 45 vs India at Mumbai on October 23, 2011.
(Ststs courtesy Rajesh Kumar)
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