2nd Test, Cairns, July 25 - 28, 2003, Bangladesh tour of Australia
295 & 163

Australia won by an innings and 98 runs

Player Of The Match
5/77 & 5/56
Player Of The Series
17 wkts
Bangladesh 1st Innings
Australia 1st Innings
Bangladesh 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Bangladesh 1st Innings 
lbw b MacGill761361979055.88
c †Gilchrist b Lee2658733044.82
c & b MacGill46791106058.22
c †Gilchrist b Gillespie057000.00
b MacGill46911038050.54
c Love b MacGill514180035.71
c Love b Gillespie441151407038.26
lbw b MacGill011000.00
c †Gilchrist b McGrath2548792052.08
c Lee b Gillespie813161061.53
not out 033000.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 11)19
TOTAL92.1 Ov (RR: 3.20, 378 Mins)295
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Javed Omar, 16.5 ov), 2-155 (Habibul Bashar, 43.3 ov), 3-156 (Mohammad Ashraful, 44.4 ov), 4-156 (Hannan Sarkar, 45.5 ov), 5-170 (Alok Kapali, 49.6 ov), 6-230 (Sanuar Hossain, 74.3 ov), 7-230 (Khaled Mahmud, 74.4 ov), 8-281 (Khaled Mashud, 87.3 ov), 9-295 (Mashrafe Mortaza, 91.3 ov), 10-295 (Tapash Baisya, 92.1 ov)
92.1 to Tapash Baisya, back to a good length ball, just moving out a bit, draws the outside edge, easy catch for keeper Gilchrist. 295/10
44.4 to Mohammad Ashraful, good length ball that drifts down leg, Hannan flicks at it at hip height, Gilchrist collects, big appeal goes up for caught behind and so does umpire Koertzen's finger. 156/3
87.3 to Khaled Mashud, on the crease to a good length ball, just pushes at it meekly, thick outside edge into the hands of Martin Love at first slip. 281/8
91.3 to Mashrafe Mortaza, pitched full in around leg stump, Mashrafe steps out to hit it and tries to loft it down the ground, but only gets it up in the air to the fielder at mid off. 295/9
16.5 to Javed Omar, back to a short ball, tries to fend it away, gets a thick outside edge, providing keeper Gilchrist with a straight forward catch. 47/1
43.3 to Habibul Bashar, comes down the track to meet the ball, looking to loft the ball down the ground, doesn't quite get onto it and only succeeds in driving it back to the bowler. 155/2
45.5 to Hannan Sarkar, takes a step forward to a ball that goes straight on, another big appeal for lbw, umpire Shepherd is quick to point the finger up this time. 156/4
49.6 to Alok Kapali, superbly pitched leg break, Alok doesn't get forward enough, just pushing a bit from the crease draws an outside edge which carries to first slip. 170/5
74.3 to Sanuar Hossain, tries to cut a ball that turns out a bit, perhaps not as much as he expected, gets a thick bottom edge, chopping it onto the stumps. 230/6
74.4 to Khaled Mahmud, surprised by a ball that keeps low and comes onto him quickly, takes him flush on the front pad, big shout for lbw is successful. 230/7
Australia 1st Innings 
c Javed Omar b Mashrafe Mortaza11733005.88
b Sanuar Hossain50891278056.17
c Mohammad Ashraful b Sanuar Hossain597912010174.68
c Mohammad Ashraful b Tapash Baisya17720726022085.50
not out 15629142017053.60
not out 1001541767064.93
Extras(lb 11, nb 1, w 1)13
TOTAL139.2 Ov (RR: 3.99, 566 Mins)556/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Justin Langer, 6.6 ov), 2-105 (Matthew Hayden, 27.5 ov), 3-132 (Ricky Ponting, 33.3 ov), 4-382 (Darren Lehmann, 93.2 ov)
6.6 to JL Langer, gets back to a shortish ball, plays a slashing cut, comes off the bottom of the bat, in the air to the fielder at point diving forward. 14/1
93.2 to DS Lehmann, steps back to a shortish ball to give himself room, hitting underneath the ball and spooning it to cover. 382/4
27.5 to ML Hayden, gets inside a ball that pitches leg and middle, expect it to turn to off, but it goes straight on and bowls him behind his legs. 105/2
33.3 to RT Ponting, big charge down the track, lofts the ball down the ground once again but is caught by the fielder at long on this time. 132/3
Bangladesh 2nd Innings 
c Hayden b MacGill551041188052.88
lbw b Gillespie816211050.00
c Langer b Lee25591031042.37
c Ponting b MacGill033000.00
c Ponting b MacGill1657752028.07
c Langer b MacGill1744502038.63
lbw b Gillespie1442501033.33
c Lee b MacGill1718303094.44
lbw b Gillespie023000.00
not out 33800100.00
b Gillespie4651066.66
Extras(lb 2, nb 2)4
TOTAL58.4 Ov (RR: 2.77)163
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Javed Omar, 5.3 ov), 2-87 (Hannan Sarkar, 29.1 ov), 3-90 (Mohammad Ashraful, 29.5 ov), 4-90 (Habibul Bashar, 30.1 ov), 5-123 (Alok Kapali, 43.5 ov), 6-136 (Sanuar Hossain, 49.5 ov), 7-156 (Khaled Mashud, 56.3 ov), 8-156 (Tapash Baisya, 56.5 ov), 9-156 (Khaled Mahmud, 57.2 ov), 10-163 (Anwar Hossain Monir, 58.4 ov)
5.3 to Javed Omar, ball pitched just outside off, comes back in, hits Javed low on the pad, big shout, and given, plumb out. 12/1
56.3 to Khaled Mashud, off cutter, keeps low, rapps Mashud on the front pad, big shout for lbw, given. 156/7
56.5 to Tapash Baisya, fullish delivery, cuts into the pads, plumb in front. 156/8
58.4 to Anwar Hossain Monir, good fullish delivery, cuts back in and knocks out Anwar's stumps. 163/10
29.1 to Hannan Sarkar, pitched straight from around the wicket, Hannan hits it up in the air over square leg, Hayden has to run back quickly to complete the catch, almost collides into Lee coming in from the deep. 87/2
29.5 to Mohammad Ashraful, on the front foot, pads up to one that pitches middle and goes straight, big shout for lbw, and given, a pair for Ashraful. 90/3
43.5 to Alok Kapali, tossed up straight, swept up in the air for an easy catch at mid wicket. 123/5
49.5 to Sanuar Hossain, leans forward defensively, pops up, Ponting steps forward to take it in his right, appeal for a catch, given. 136/6
57.2 to Khaled Mahmud, tossed up outside off, swung away in the air, easy catch to point. 156/9
30.1 to Habibul Bashar, dug in short, pulled up in the air, caught by a diving Langer at square leg. 90/4
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Fri, 25 Jul - day 1 - Bangladesh 1st innings 289/8 (Tapash Baisya 21*, Mashrafe Mortaza 7*, 90 ov)
Sat, 26 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 351/3 (Darren Lehmann 156*, Steve Waugh 74*, 85 ov)
Sun, 27 Jul - day 3 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 106/4 (Sanuar Hossain 6*, Alok Kapali 10*, 35 ov)
Mon, 28 Jul - day 4 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 163 (58.4 ov) - end of match
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Day 2
Day 3
  • ICC Match Referee Mike Procter returned to South Africa following the death of his father. He was replaced by Ron Archer for the remainder of the match. The umpires wore black arm bands as a mark of respect.
  • Lunch: Australia 455/4 (Waugh 120*, Love 36*, 115 overs)
  • Tea: Australia 556/4d
  • Attendance: 2917
Bundaberg Rum Stadium, Cairns
TossAustralia, elected to field first
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Player Of The Series
Series resultAustralia won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1652
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