While England entered this Ashes series as underdogs and without their star man Ben Stokes as a result of some untimely off-the-field controversy, not many predicted such a lame showing in the first three tests.

After dominant displays at Brisbane and Adelaide, Australia battled back after a strong first innings from England to turn the third test at Perth on its head to secure a day five win, despite the best efforts of the weather, and successfully regain the Ashes.

With the hosts on course for another historic whitewash on home soil, here’s how we rated the players on both sides during the third test.

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