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Australia win for 4-0 lead - now for series sweep

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Australia cruised to an eight-wicket win over demoralised England with more than a day to spare Sunday to claim a 4-0 series lead and stand on the cusp of an Ashes whitewash. 

Australia's Shane Watson (R) celebrates with teammate Michael Clarke on the fourth day of the fourth Ashes Test against England in Melbourne on December 29, 2013

Led by a century from opener Chris Rogers and a 136-run stand with Shane Watson, the Australians had few problems getting the required 201 runs before tea on the fourth day to seal England's fate at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

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