Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Waqar Younis
    4
    5
    3
    1
    0
    80.00
    c Faisal Iqbal b Saqlain Mushtaq
    89
    163
    247
    11
    2
    54.60
    b Waqar Younis
    150
    266
    395
    14
    3
    56.39
    c †Rashid Latif b Saqlain Mushtaq
    23
    33
    39
    5
    0
    69.69
    not out
    103
    191
    315
    13
    2
    53.92
    lbw b Waqar Younis
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Rashid Latif b Danish Kaneria
    34
    53
    86
    3
    0
    64.15
    lbw b Danish Kaneria
    11
    30
    41
    0
    1
    36.66
    run out (Misbah-ul-Haq/†Rashid Latif)
    1
    2
    5
    0
    0
    50.00
    c Taufeeq Umar b Danish Kaneria
    9
    19
    27
    2
    0
    47.36
    c †Rashid Latif b Waqar Younis
    3
    11
    17
    0
    0
    27.27
    Extras
    17 (b 4, lb 10, nb 3)
    TOTAL
    444 all out (128.3 Overs, RR: 3.45, 582 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-4 (JL Langer, 0.5 ov), 2-188 (ML Hayden, 55.2 ov), 3-233 (ME Waugh, 65.5 ov), 4-308 (RT Ponting, 89.3 ov), 5-308 (DR Martyn, 89.4 ov), 6-363 (AC Gilchrist, 106.4 ov), 7-403 (SK Warne, 118.1 ov), 8-404 (B Lee, 118.5 ov), 9-418 (AJ Bichel, 124.4 ov), 10-444 (GD McGrath, 128.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Waqar Younis17.355543.1400
    Mohammad Sami2868102.8902
    Saqlain Mushtaq45515923.5301
    Danish Kaneria36812833.5500
    Taufeeq Umar20703.5000

Close of Play

  • Sat, 19 Oct - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 298/3 (RT Ponting 142*, SR Waugh 33*, 85.3 ov)
  • Sun, 20 Oct - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 163/6 (Hasan Raza 37*, Saqlain Mushtaq 27*, 44 ov)
  • Mon, 21 Oct - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 176/8 (Hasan Raza 56*, Mohammad Sami 12*, 58 ov)
  • Tue, 22 Oct - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 203 (67.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Australia complete whitewash of Pakistan with innings win

    There were no heroics from Pakistan as Australia, world's undisputed kings of Test and one-day Test version of the game, wrapped up the third Test with an emphatic innings and 20-run victory with well over a day to spare at Sharjah Cricket Stadium

  • Warne's assault blows apart the record book

    Australia's leg-spinning maestro Shane Warne has sent out a huge warning to England as they prepare for the Ashes series by smashing more Test records in what has become a rejuvenation of his career against Pakistan.

  • Australia complete clean sweep with ease

    Pakistan must have heaved a sigh of relief

  • Hasan delays Aussie victory charge

    The inevitable was delayed but the writing was on the wall as Pakistan were certain to lose the third Test against Australia at the end of third day's play here at Sharjah Cricket Stadium Monday despite Hasan Raza's batting heroics

  • Facade almost drops for Waugh

    After a prolonged run drought - his worst in 10 years - Steve Waugh tookenormous satisfaction in proving he wasn't ready for the scrapheap justyet.