The West Indian batsmen, led by a ton from Darren Bravo, warned England of their intentions in the ODI series by crushing Middlesex in the only warm up match.
Australia knocked down West Indies by 75 runs in the third Test besides a little resistance shown by Darren Sammy in the dying moments of the game.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul became the 10th batsman in the Test history to achieve 10,000 runs and the only second player of the West Indies after Brian Lara.
Michael Clarke led Australia well by clinching three important wickets in the second innings of West Indies as the visitors anticipate a win.
The West Indies Cricket Board has announced its team for the deciding third Test vs. Australia and called an emerging middle order batsman Assad Fudadin .
Nathan Lyon ripped through the middle and lower order batting by grabbing five wickets of West Indies when they were cruising well and put Australia back on top.
The West Indies top three batsmen put their team under pressure as Australia started dictating their terms in the second Test.
Australia won the challenging first Test vs. West Indies in the dispersing light under tense situation as the match could have gone either way.
A gritty declaration by Michael Clarke put Australia in to a commanding position as the perishable West Indies were struggling in the first Test.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul put West Indies in command after thrashing a magnificent ton versus Australia in the first innings of the Barbados Test.