Pakistan tour of Australia, 2nd Test: Australia v Pakistan at Sydney, Jan 3-6, 2010
Australia won by 36 runs
3,4,5,6 January 2010 (5-day match)
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Mohammad Sami to Hughes, OUT, caught! drives at a full of a length delivery, gets a thick outside edge that carries to second slip where a very smart catch is taken by Faisal Iqbal on his knees low to the ground. The end of a very unconvincing innings by Hughes.

PJ Hughes c Faisal Iqbal b Mohammad Sami 0 (15m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 2/1   SR Watson 2* (12b)   Mohammad Sami 1.4-1-0-1

Mohammad Sami to Ponting, OUT, caught! short ball, Ponting hooks it out in the air out to deep square leg, but there's a fielder out there in place for the hook shot and it's duly collected by Umar Gul diving forward to take an excellent catch.

RT Ponting c Umar Gul b Mohammad Sami 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 2/2   SR Watson 2* (12b)   Mohammad Sami 1.5-1-0-2

Mohammad Sami to Watson, OUT, caught behind! back to a good length delivery, Watson is playing it awkwardly from the crease, gets an outside edge high on the bat as the ball swings and the ball is collected cleanly by the wicket-keeper

SR Watson c †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Sami 6 (39m 24b 1x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Australia 10/3   MEK Hussey 3* (13b)   Mohammad Sami 4-3-5-3

Mohammad Asif to Clarke, OUT, fuller length delivery outside the off stump and cuts back in as Clarke pushes forward for the drive, gets beaten and knocks the top of the middle stump. Excellent delivery to get Clarke.

MJ Clarke b Mohammad Asif 3 (50m 30b 0x4 0x6) SR: 10.00

Australia 36/4   MEK Hussey 23* (41b 3x4)   Mohammad Asif 6.2-1-8-1

Mohammad Asif to Hussey, OUT, another wicket falls, short of a length angled across and Hussey goes for the pull and gets the top edge high in the air over the slips and Misbah moves back and judges it well and takes a good catch. Australia 5 down for 51. Asif picks up his second wicket, extra effort from him.

MEK Hussey c Misbah-ul-Haq b Mohammad Asif 28 (96m 52b 4x4 0x6) SR: 53.84

Australia 51/5   MJ North 10* (16b 2x4)   Mohammad Asif 8.5-2-13-2

Mohammad Asif to North, OUT, two in two for Asif, good ball from short of a length and angled across and North feels for it and gets the edge through to Akmal. Asif picks up his third wicket, and he is on a hat-trick next over.

MJ North c †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Asif 10 (24m 17b 2x4 0x6) SR: 58.82

Australia 51/6   BJ Haddin 0* (0b)   Mohammad Asif 9-3-13-3

Mohammad Asif to Haddin, OUT, 132.1 km/h, on a good length and Haddin looking to go down the ground, gets a leading edge and the ball goes in the air to the left of Yousuf at mid-off, who takes the catch. Four wickets for Asif and a big wicket. Australia are 7 down for 62, in dire straits.

BJ Haddin c Mohammad Yousuf b Mohammad Asif 6 (18m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Australia 62/7   MG Johnson 4* (10b 1x4)   Mohammad Asif 10.1-3-16-4

Mohammad Asif to Hauritz, OUT, bowled! pitched full outside off, Hauritz seeks to drive down the ground but the ball cuts back in a long way, nipping between bat and pad, through the batsman's defence and into off stump

NM Hauritz b Mohammad Asif 21 (53m 37b 3x4 0x6) SR: 56.75

Australia 106/8   MG Johnson 27* (48b 3x4 1x6)   Mohammad Asif 16.4-4-31-5

Mohammad Asif to Johnson, OUT, caught! full length delivery, Johnson seeks to loft over extra cover but only manages to spoon it up in the air for a straight-forward catch to Imran Farhat in that position

MG Johnson c Imran Farhat b Mohammad Asif 38 (81m 57b 5x4 1x6) SR: 66.66

Australia 117/9   PM Siddle 0* (4b)   Mohammad Asif 17.5-5-37-6

Umar Gul to Bollinger, OUT, pitches on a good length and comes in and goes through between the bat and pad and knocks the stumps, that ends the Australian innings.

DE Bollinger b Umar Gul 9 (29m 19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 47.36

Australia 127/10   PM Siddle 1* (13b)   Umar Gul 10.2-0-38-1
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Hours of play (local time) 10.00am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30

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