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Australia vs Pakistan - VB Series 2004/05 (1st Final)
Australia innings:237 (all out, 49 overs)
Pakistan innings:219 (9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Australia won by 18 runs

Match Information

Title
VB Series 2004/05 (1st Final)
Venue
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 4th February 2005 (50 -over match) (day/night)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
Australia won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Australia won by 18 runs
Umpires
BF Bowden, SJ Davis
TV Umpire
RL Parry
Referee
BC Broad
Man Of The Match
A Symonds

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
+AC Gilchrist c Abdul Razzaq b Mohammad Khalil 2442542 -
MJ Clarke lbw b Naved -ul -Hasan 922351 -
*RT Ponting b Iftikhar Anjum 1115231 -
DR Martyn st Kamran Akmal b Shahid Afridi 5378100 - -
A Symonds c Inzamam -ul -Haq b Abdul Razzaq 911011197 -
DS Lehmann c Kamran Akmal b Shahid Afridi 011 - -
SM Katich c sub b Abdul Razzaq 91719 - -
SR Watson c Mohammad Hafeez b Abdul Razzaq 459 - -
B Lee b Naved -ul -Hasan 1312152 -
JN Gillespie not out 3311 - -
GD McGrath run out (Kamran Akmal ->Iftikhar Anjum) 113 - -
Extra(s) 19 (1 b, 8 lb, 3 nb, 7 w)
Total 237 (all out, 49 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Naved -ul -Hasan950225.56
Iftikhar Anjum8127123.38
Mohammad Khalil430117.50
Shahid Afridi1050215.00
Abdul Razzaq1033313.30
Mohammad Hafeez838 -4.75

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Salman Butt lbw b Lee 022 - -
+Kamran Akmal c Gillespie b McGrath 4410 - -
Mohammad Hafeez c Watson b McGrath 1339472 -
Yousuf Youhana b Lee 244 - -
*Inzamam -ul -Haq c McGrath b Lee 518311511
Shoaib Malik c Lehmann b Gillespie 668910632
Abdul Razzaq run out (Symonds) 348 - -
Shahid Afridi c Katich b Gillespie 261531 -3
Naved -ul -Hasan c Martyn b McGrath 2929544 -
Iftikhar Anjum not out 1932411 -
Mohammad Khalil not out 1 - -
Extra(s) 6 (3 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)
Total 219 (9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lee1023312.30
McGrath103343 -3.40
Gillespie1047214.70
Watson9138 -4.22
Lehmann429 -7.25
Symonds745 -6.43
Mohammad Khalil made his last appearance in ODI matches
DR Martyn 50 in 74 balls with 0 fours
A Symonds 50 in 44 balls with 5 fours
A Symonds passed 7500 runs in List A matches when he reached 47
Inzamam -ul -Haq 50 in 76 balls with 1 four and 1 six
Shoaib Malik 50 in 77 balls with 2 fours and 1 six
Shoaib Malik passed 3500 runs in List A matches when he reached 33
Naved -ul -Hasan passed his previous highest score of 20 in ODI matches
GD McGrath reached 300 wickets in ODI matches when he dismissed Mohammad Hafeez, his 2nd wicket in the Pakistan innings