As expected the selectors have swung the axe.
The Australian 1st cricketing 11 for the final test will be
1) Charlie Chaplin
2) A tiddlywink
3) Andrew Hilditch
4) A used cornflake packet
5) Kathleen Turner looking stunning in organza
10) Limpy the Ant
11) a stray kitten
Analysts have pointed to Australia's improved performance on Day 2 eventuating after England took a masterclass from Greg Chappell and bowled underarm.