Michael Clarke has become the only Australian Captain to suffer whitewash in two different Test Series. The first whitewash came against India in the Border-Gavaskar held in 2013, where India annihilated Australia 4-0 and the second against the recently concluded Test Series against Pakistan (2-0) at UAE. The other Australian captains who suffered whitewash are: Ricky Ponting, Bill Lawry, Kim Hughes, Tup Scott, Billy Murdoch and Percy McDonnell. 

Following table gives the details of the whitewashes suffered by Australia in Test Cricket: 

Margin

Against

Country(where the series was held)

Captain

Year

3-0

England

England

Tup Scott

1886

2-0

England

Australia

Percy McDonnell

1887

2-0

England

England

Billy Murdoch

1890

4-0

South Africa

South Africa

Bill Lawry

1970

3-0

Pakistan

Pakistan

Kim Hughes

1982

2-0

India

India

Ricky Ponting

2010

4-0

India

India

Michael Clarke

2013

2-0

Pakistan

UAE

Michael Clarke

2014

 

*Stats updated till 6th November 2014

 

Image Courtesy: resources3.news.com.au

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