result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 29 1972 - Jan 3 1973, Pakistan tour of Australia
441/5d & 425
(57.5 ov, target 293)574/8d & 200
Australia won by 92 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c Saeed Ahmed b Intikhab Alam13520427714066.17
Paul Sheahan run out 2346722050.00
Ian Chappell (c)c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz6610513011062.85
Greg Chappell not out 11620423012056.86
John Benaud c Sarfraz Nawaz b Intikhab Alam1340300032.50
Rod Marsh c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz748312511089.15
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 7)14
TOTAL(85.5 Ov, RR: 5.15)441/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Paul Sheahan), 2-183 (Ian Chappell), 3-273 (Ian Redpath), 4-295 (John Benaud), 5-441 (Rod Marsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Asif Masood1709704.27---00
Saleem Altaf904904.08---00
Sarfraz Nawaz22.5410023.31---00
Intikhab Alam16010124.73---00
Majid Khan2128002.85---00
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sadiq Mohammad lbw b Lillee13726131315052.49
Saeed Ahmed c GS Chappell b Walker5073958068.49
Zaheer Abbas run out 5155725092.72
Majid Khan c †Marsh b Walker15827630318057.24
Mushtaq Mohammad c †Marsh b O'Keeffe601571335038.21
Asif Iqbal c Lillee b Mallett711131063.63
Intikhab Alam (c)c Sheahan b Mallett681261416053.96
Wasim Bari  b Mallett718160038.88
Saleem Altaf not out 1328320046.42
Sarfraz Nawaz not out 004000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 7, nb 3, w 1)23
TOTAL(124.6 Ov, RR: 4.60)574/8d
Did not bat: Asif Masood 
Fall of wickets: 0-31, 1-128 (Zaheer Abbas), 2-323 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-395 (Saeed Ahmed), 4-416 (Majid Khan), 5-429 (Asif Iqbal), 6-519 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 7-541 (Wasim Bari), 8-572 (Intikhab Alam)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee16.619014.02---00
Jeff Thomson17110004.41---00
Max Walker24111223.50---00
Ashley Mallett38412432.44---00
Kerry O'Keeffe2319413.06---00
Ian Chappell502103.15---00
Ian Redpath101007.50---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c †Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf613260046.15
Paul Sheahan c Sarfraz Nawaz b Asif Masood12720727512061.35
John Benaud c †Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf14220721118268.59
Ian Chappell (c)st †Wasim Bari b Majid Khan936480025.00
Greg Chappell run out 62801087077.50
Rod Marsh c Asif Iqbal b Asif Masood3760042.85
Kerry O'Keeffe  b Sarfraz Nawaz24701102034.28
Ashley Mallett c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz820160040.00
Max Walker run out 1122252050.00
Jeff Thomson not out 1930393063.33
Dennis Lillee c Mushtaq Mohammad b Intikhab Alam22418008.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 9)12
TOTAL(87.6 Ov, RR: 4.84)425
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Ian Redpath), 2-251 (John Benaud), 3-288 (Paul Sheahan), 4-298 (Ian Chappell), 5-305 (Rod Marsh), 6-375 (Greg Chappell), 7-391 (Ashley Mallett), 8-392 (Kerry O'Keeffe), 9-418 (Max Walker), 10-425 (Dennis Lillee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Asif Masood12010026.25---00
Saleem Altaf1405022.67---00
Sarfraz Nawaz2229923.37---00
Intikhab Alam15.637013.33---00
Majid Khan1716112.69---00
Mushtaq Mohammad703303.53---00
Pakistan 2nd INNINGS (target: 293 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sadiq Mohammad c †Marsh b Walker516231031.25
Saeed Ahmed c Mallett b Lillee68161075.00
Zaheer Abbas run out 2549850051.02
Majid Khan c †Marsh b Lillee4789876052.80
Mushtaq Mohammad run out 1338540034.21
Asif Iqbal c Redpath b Walker3754633068.51
Intikhab Alam (c)c IM Chappell b Mallett4812610711038.09
Wasim Bari  b Walker043000.00
Saleem Altaf  b O'Keeffe1050491020.00
Sarfraz Nawaz run out 826211030.76
Asif Masood not out 11500100.00
Extras0
TOTAL(57.5 Ov, RR: 3.47)200
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Saeed Ahmed), 2-15 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-80 (Zaheer Abbas), 4-83 (Majid Khan), 5-128 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 6-138 (Asif Iqbal), 7-138 (Wasim Bari), 8-161 (Saleem Altaf), 9-181 (Sarfraz Nawaz), 10-200 (Intikhab Alam)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1115924.02---00
Jeff Thomson201003.75---00
Max Walker1433932.08---00
Ashley Mallett17.535612.38---00
Kerry O'Keeffe941010.83---00
Ian Chappell301604.00---00
Greg Chappell101007.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Australia
Season1972/73
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 705
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Jeff Thomson
Jeff Thomson
Max Walker
Max Walker
Umpires
Australia Image
Jack Collins
Australia Image
Peter Enright
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 349/4 (Greg Chappell 71*, Rod Marsh 27*, null ov)
Sat, 30 Dec - day 2 -Pakistan 1st innings 292/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 125*, Majid Khan 92*, 59 ov)
Sun, 31 Dec - rest day
Mon, 01 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 47/1 (Paul Sheahan 27*, John Benaud 11*, null ov)
Tue, 02 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 416/8 (Max Walker 10*, Jeff Thomson 15*, null ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 5 -Pakistan 2nd innings 200/10 (57.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Saeed Ahmed (1) retired hurt on 18* from 31/0 to 323/2