It’s one thing to lose a 20 over-a-side game to England by 100 runs. Losing a 50 over-a-side game to Bangladesh by five wickets takes Australia’s incompetence to new levels. Can they be trusted in 5-day Test matches?
And are we witnessing Australia’s worst team to England since 1912?
BBC Online has interviews with Ricky Ponting and Dav Whatmore as part of its coverage of the Cardiff debacle or triumph, depending on your perspective.
They’re a little bit happy over at the Daily Star this morning. Stay tuned for the gloating from Sunday’s British papers (hmm, I can’t call them Fleet Street any more).