This team regained the Ashes with a five-nil win over England, then gave Australia its third successive World Cup with victory in the West Indies, ensuring them No 1 ranking in both forms of the game -undisputed World Champions. Their triumph was also notable for two outstanding individual efforts – Shane Warne taking his 700th Test wicket and Glenn McGrath, at the age of 37, ending his career with a brilliant exhibition of controlled fast bowling that earned him Man of the Series in the World Cup.
Ashes & World Cup
John Buchanan was coach of the 2007 Ashes & World Cup Cricket team.
Ricky Ponting was Captain of both the Ashes & World Cup Cricket team of 2007.