Australia equals cricket wins
Australia equalled the record if 11 successive Test wins set by the West Indies in 1984 when they beat the Windies in the 1st Test in Brisbane. It was the start of a five-test sweep. The Windies were thrashed by an innings and 126 runs after scoring just 82 and 124. Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath returned astonishing match figures of 10 for 27, with 4 for 10 and 6 for 17.