After their defeat in the 7th ODI, OZ's are back to No 3 spot. Through this victory England avoided their series whitewash. England won the match by four wickets, by chasing a traget of 177. Grame Smith was named man of the match for his 5 wicket haul and Cameron White was named as man of the series. Aussies won the 7 ODI series as 6-1.