Result
2nd Test, Pakistan tour of Australia at Melbourne, Jan 1-6 1977
517/8d & 315/8d
44.1 ov, target 500
333 & 151
Australia won by 348 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
IC Davis c Imran Khan b Asif Iqbal56971345057.73
A Turner  b Asif Iqbal821181659069.49
RB McCosker lbw b Asif Iqbal011000.00
GS Chappell (c)c †Wasim Bari b Iqbal Qasim1211862469065.05
KD Walters st †Wasim Bari b Iqbal Qasim4278761053.84
GJ Cosier c Asif Masood b Majid Khan16820622820081.55
RW Marsh lbw b Iqbal Qasim22200100.00
GJ Gilmour st †Wasim Bari b Iqbal Qasim021000.00
KJ O'Keeffe not out2863810044.44
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 7, w 1)18
TOTAL(92.6 Ov, RR: 4.18)517/8d
Did not bat: DK Lillee, MHN Walker 
Fall of wickets: 1-134 (Ian Davis), 2-134 (Rick McCosker), 3-151 (Alan Turner), 4-227 (Doug Walters), 5-398 (Greg Chappell), 6-400 (Rod Marsh), 7-400 (Gary Gilmour), 8-517 (Gary Cosier)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan22011503.9200
Saleem Altaf17211705.1600
Asif Masood1317904.5500
Asif Iqbal1635232.4300
Javed Miandad201505.6200
Iqbal Qasim21511143.9600
Majid Khan1.601014.2800
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
Majid Khan c †Marsh b Lillee761111338068.46
Sadiq Mohammad c McCosker b O'Keeffe10526229610040.07
Zaheer Abbas  b Gilmour901442318062.50
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)lbw b Lillee951400017.64
Javed Miandad lbw b Lillee59120055.55
Asif Iqbal c sub (KJ Hughes) b Gilmour3565915053.84
Imran Khan c †Marsh b Lillee514190035.71
Saleem Altaf c Chappell b Lillee0815000.00
Wasim Bari lbw b Lillee011000.00
Iqbal Qasim run out11639006.25
Asif Masood not out00100-
Extras(lb 2, nb 5)7
TOTAL(84.1 Ov, RR: 2.96)333
Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Majid Khan), 2-241 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-270 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 4-285 (Javed Miandad), 5-292 (Zaheer Abbas), 6-303 (Imran Khan), 7-303 (Saleem Altaf), 8-303 (Wasim Bari), 9-332 (Iqbal Qasim), 10-333 (Asif Iqbal)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee2348262.6700
GJ Gilmour16.127823.6200
MHN Walker2219303.1700
KJ O'Keeffe2146312.2500
GJ Cosier201003.7500
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
IC Davis c Asif Iqbal b Iqbal Qasim881631849053.98
A Turner lbw b Imran Khan516191031.25
RB McCosker st †Wasim Bari b Iqbal Qasim10517820210058.98
GS Chappell (c)c Majid Khan b Imran Khan67781116085.89
KD Walters  b Imran Khan036000.00
GJ Cosier  b Imran Khan831900266.66
RW Marsh st †Wasim Bari b Iqbal Qasim1342380030.95
GJ Gilmour not out79160077.77
DK Lillee  b Imran Khan612121050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 3)16
TOTAL(61.5 Ov, RR: 3.83)315/8d
Did not bat: KJ O'Keeffe, MHN Walker 
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Alan Turner), 2-182 (Ian Davis), 3-223 (Rick McCosker), 4-226 (Doug Walters), 5-244 (Gary Cosier), 6-301 (Rod Marsh), 7-301 (Greg Chappell), 8-315 (Dennis Lillee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan25.5212253.5700
Saleem Altaf612803.5000
Iqbal Qasim25211933.5700
Majid Khan201204.5000
Mushtaq Mohammad301804.5000
Pakistan 2nd Innings (target: 500 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
Majid Khan  b Lillee351111205031.53
Sadiq Mohammad c Walters b Gilmour017000.00
Zaheer Abbas lbw b Walker5874887078.37
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)c Chappell b Lillee426350015.38
Javed Miandad c Turner b O'Keeffe1029400034.48
Asif Iqbal lbw b Lillee628210021.42
Imran Khan c & b O'Keeffe2852484053.84
Saleem Altaf  b O'Keeffe0118000.00
Wasim Bari c Walker b O'Keeffe2380066.66
Iqbal Qasim c †Marsh b Lillee11213008.33
Asif Masood not out069000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6)7
TOTAL(44.1 Ov, RR: 2.56)151
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Sadiq Mohammad), 2-86 (Zaheer Abbas), 3-99 (Majid Khan), 4-104 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 5-120 (Asif Iqbal), 6-124 (Javed Miandad), 7-128 (Saleem Altaf), 8-136 (Wasim Bari), 9-145 (Iqbal Qasim), 10-151 (Imran Khan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee1415342.8300
GJ Gilmour301914.7500
MHN Walker923412.8300
KJ O'Keeffe18.153841.5700
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Australia 1976/77
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 790
Season1976/77
Match days1,2,3,5,6 January 1977 (5-day match)
Umpires
Tom Brooks
Max O'Connell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 01 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 322/4 (GS Chappell 80*, GJ Cosier 50*)
Sun, 02 Jan - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 186/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 78*, Zaheer Abbas 30*)
Mon, 03 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 122/1 (IC Davis 53*, RB McCosker 56*)
Tue, 04 Jan - rest day
Wed, 05 Jan - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 128/7 (Imran Khan 8*)
Thu, 06 Jan - day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 151 (44.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 151 (44.1 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 128/7 (Imran Khan 8*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 122/1 (IC Davis 53*, RB McCosker 56*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 186/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 78*, Zaheer Abbas 30*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 322/4 (GS Chappell 80*, GJ Cosier 50*)
Day 0
  • rest day