Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Waqar Younis
    4
    3
    5
    1
    0
    80.00
    c Faisal Iqbal b Saqlain Mushtaq
    89
    247
    163
    11
    2
    54.60
    b Waqar Younis
    150
    395
    266
    14
    3
    56.39
    c †Rashid Latif b Saqlain Mushtaq
    23
    39
    33
    5
    0
    69.69
    not out
    103
    315
    191
    13
    2
    53.92
    lbw b Waqar Younis
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Rashid Latif b Danish Kaneria
    34
    86
    53
    3
    0
    64.15
    lbw b Danish Kaneria
    11
    41
    30
    0
    1
    36.66
    run out (Misbah-ul-Haq/†Rashid Latif)
    1
    5
    2
    0
    0
    50.00
    c Taufeeq Umar b Danish Kaneria
    9
    27
    19
    2
    0
    47.36
    c †Rashid Latif b Waqar Younis
    3
    17
    11
    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
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Gilchrist b McGrath
    1
    2
    3
    0
    0
    33.33
    c †Gilchrist b Bichel
    18
    68
    46
    3
    0
    39.13
    lbw b McGrath
    4
    18
    14
    1
    0
    28.57
    run out (sub [NM Hauritz])
    2
    9
    2
    0
    0
    100.00
    lbw b Warne
    17
    101
    57
    2
    0
    29.82
    c †Gilchrist b Bichel
    68
    246
    154
    11
    0
    44.15
    lbw b Warne
    17
    34
    38
    1
    0
    44.73
    lbw b Warne
    10
    35
    19
    1
    1
    52.63
    c ME Waugh b McGrath
    24
    52
    32
    4
    0
    75.00
    c Martyn b Bichel
    22
    74
    44
    3
    0
    50.00
    not out
    2
    16
    4
    0
    0
    50.00
    Extras
    18 (lb 9, nb 9)
    TOTAL
    203 all out (f/o) (67.2 Overs, RR: 3.01, 331 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Taufeeq Umar, 0.4 ov), 2-12 (Younis Khan, 4.5 ov), 3-18 (Faisal Iqbal, 6.1 ov), 4-30 (Imran Farhat, 12.4 ov), 5-58 (Misbah-ul-Haq, 27.2 ov), 6-86 (Rashid Latif, 37.3 ov), 7-102 (Saqlain Mushtaq, 43.5 ov), 8-157 (Waqar Younis, 53.3 ov), 9-197 (Hasan Raza, 65.5 ov), 10-203 (Mohammad Sami, 67.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    GD McGrath721832.5700
    B Lee1854402.4402
    AJ Bichel11.214333.7905
    SK Warne2135632.6602
    ME Waugh1033303.3000

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.