Dekh Pakistan
Australia vs Pakistan - Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand 1972/73 (2nd Test)
Australia first innings:441 (5 wickets, declared, 434 minutes, 85.5 overs)
Pakistan first innings:574 (8 wickets, declared, 566 minutes, 124.6 overs)
Australia second innings:425 (all out, 446 minutes, 87.6 overs)
Pakistan second innings:200 (all out, 265 minutes, 57.5 overs)
Australia won by 92 runs

Match Information

Title
Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand 1972/73 (2nd Test)
Venue
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 29th, 30th December 1972, 1st, 2nd, rd January 1973 (5 -day match)
Balls Per Over
8
Toss
Australia won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Australia won by 92 runs
Umpires
JR Collins, PR Enright
Scorers
BW Bright (Australia), MP Ringham (Pakistan)
Close Of Play Day 1
Australia (1) 349/4 (GS Chappell 71*, Marsh 27*)
Close Of Play Day 2
Pakistan (1) 292/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 125*, Majid Khan 92*)
Close Of Play Day 3
Australia (2) 47/1 (Sheahan 27*, Benaud 11*)
Close Of Play Day 4
Australia (2) 416/8 (Walker 10*, Thomson 15*)

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
IR Redpath c Saeed Ahmed b Intikhab Alam 13520427714 -
AP Sheahan run out 2346722 -
*IM Chappell c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 6610513011 -
GS Chappell not out 11620423012 -
J Benaud c Sarfraz Nawaz b Intikhab Alam 134030 - -
+RW Marsh c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 748312511 -
KJ O'Keeffe did not bat
AA Mallett did not bat
MHN Walker did not bat
JR Thomson did not bat
DK Lillee did not bat
Extra(s) 14 (1 b, 6 lb, 7 nb)
Total 441 (5 wickets, declared, 434 minutes, 85.5 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Asif Masood1797 -
Saleem Altaf949 -
Sarfraz Nawaz22.541002 -
Intikhab Alam161012 -
Majid Khan21280 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Sadiq Mohammad lbw b Lillee 13726131315 -
Saeed Ahmed c GS Chappell b Walker 5073958 -
Zaheer Abbas run out 5155725 -
Majid Khan c Marsh b Walker 15827630318 -
Mushtaq Mohammad c Marsh b O'Keeffe 601571335 -
Asif Iqbal c Lillee b Mallett 711131 -
*Intikhab Alam c Sheahan b Mallett 681261416 -
+Wasim Bari b Mallett 71816 - -
Saleem Altaf not out 132832 - -
Sarfraz Nawaz not out 4 - -
Asif Masood did not bat
Extra(s) 23 (12 b, 7 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)
Total 574 (8 wickets, declared, 566 minutes, 124.6 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lillee16.61901 -
Thomson171100 -
Walker2411122 -
Mallett3841243 -
O'Keeffe231941 -
IM Chappell521 -
Redpath110 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
IR Redpath c Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf 61326 - -
AP Sheahan c Sarfraz Nawaz b Asif Masood 12720727512 -
J Benaud c Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf 142207211182
*IM Chappell st Wasim Bari b Majid Khan 93648 - -
GS Chappell run out 62801087 -
+RW Marsh c Asif Iqbal b Asif Masood 376 - -
KJ O'Keeffe b Sarfraz Nawaz 24701102 -
AA Mallett c Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 82016 - -
MHN Walker run out 1122252 -
JR Thomson not out 1930393 -
DK Lillee c Mushtaq Mohammad b Intikhab Alam 22418 - -
Extra(s) 12 (3 lb, 9 nb)
Total 425 (all out, 446 minutes, 87.6 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Sarfraz Nawaz222992 -
Saleem Altaf14502 -
Asif Masood121002 -
Intikhab Alam15.63701 -
Majid Khan171611 -
Mushtaq Mohammad733 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Sadiq Mohammad c Marsh b Walker 516231 -
Saeed Ahmed c Mallett b Lillee 68161 -
Zaheer Abbas run out 254985 - -
Majid Khan c Marsh b Lillee 4789876 -
Mushtaq Mohammad run out 133854 - -
Asif Iqbal c Redpath b Walker 3754633 -
*Intikhab Alam c IM Chappell b Mallett 4812610711 -
+Wasim Bari b Walker 043 - -
Saleem Altaf b O'Keeffe 1050491 -
Sarfraz Nawaz run out 826211 -
Asif Masood not out 115 - -
Extra(s) 0
Total 200 (all out, 265 minutes, 57.5 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lillee111592 -
Walker143393 -
Thomson210 -
Mallett17.53561 -
O'Keeffe94101 -
IM Chappell316 -
GS Chappell110 -
MHN Walker made his debut in Test matches
JR Thomson made his debut in Test matches
Saeed Ahmed made his last appearance in Test matches
IR Redpath (1) 50 in 100 balls
IR Redpath (1) 100 in 179 balls, 250 minutes
IR Redpath (1) passed 11000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 56
IM Chappell (1) 50 in 71 balls
GS Chappell (1) 50 in 119 balls
GS Chappell (1) 100 in 189 balls, 212 minutes with 9 fours
RW Marsh (1) 50 in 78 balls
Sadiq Mohammad (1) 50 in 58 balls
Sadiq Mohammad (1) passed his previous highest score of 91 in Test matches
Sadiq Mohammad (1) made his first century in Test matches
Sadiq Mohammad (1) 100 in 189 balls, 239 minutes with 12 fours
Sadiq Mohammad (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 81
Saeed Ahmed (1) 50 in 66 balls with 8 fours
Zaheer Abbas (1) 50 in 50 balls with 5 fours
Majid Khan (1) 50 in 95 balls, 115 minutes
Majid Khan (1) passed his previous highest score of 80 in Test matches
Majid Khan (1) made his first century in Test matches
Majid Khan (1) 100 in 184 balls, 197 minutes with 12 fours
Majid Khan (1) 150 in 264 balls with 18 fours
Majid Khan (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 87
Mushtaq Mohammad (1) 50 in 119 balls
Intikhab Alam (1) 50 in 89 balls
Intikhab Alam (1) passed his previous highest score of 64 in Test matches
Intikhab Alam (1) passed 8000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 47
AP Sheahan (2) 50 in 100 balls
AP Sheahan (2) 100 in 190 balls, 251 minutes with 8 fours
AP Sheahan (2) passed his previous highest score of 114 in Test matches
AP Sheahan (2) passed 1500 runs in Test matches when he reached 82
GS Chappell (2) 50 in 73 balls
J Benaud (2) passed his previous highest score of 24 in Test matches
J Benaud (2) made his first century in Test matches
J Benaud (2) 50 in 77 balls
J Benaud (2) 100 in 147 balls, 148 minutes with 12 fours and 2 sixes
J Benaud (2) passed his previous highest score of 134 in First -Class matches
Zaheer Abbas (2) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 17
Intikhab Alam (2) passed 1000 runs in Test matches when he reached 36
JR Thomson made his debut for Australia in First -Class matches
MHN Walker made his debut for Australia in First -Class matches
Sarfraz Nawaz made his debut in Australia in Test matches
DK Lillee reached 50 wickets in First -Class matches for the season when he dismissed Sadiq Mohammad, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
Saeed Ahmed retired hurt in the Pakistan first innings having scored 18 (team score 31/0) - he returned when the score was 323/2