RESULT
1st Test, Melbourne, March 10 - 15, 1979, Pakistan tour of Australia
196 & 353/9d
(T:382) 168 & 310

Pakistan won by 71 runs

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Scorecard summary
Pakistan 196/10(61.7 overs)
1st INNINGS
Rodney Hogg4/49 (17)
Alan Hurst3/55 (20)
Australia 168/10(61.6 overs)
1st INNINGS
Dav Whatmore 43 (147)
Imran Khan4/26 (18)
Sarfraz Nawaz2/39 (21.6)
Pakistan 353/9(81.5 overs)
2nd INNINGS
Majid Khan 108 (157)
Rodney Hogg3/75 (19)
Zaheer Abbas 59 (105)
Alan Hurst3/115 (19.5)
Australia 310/10(92.4 overs)
2nd INNINGS
Allan Border 105 (275)
Sarfraz Nawaz9/86 (35.4)
Kim Hughes 84 (209)
Imran Khan0/73 (27)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
Series
Season1978/79
Series resultPakistan led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 849
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dav Whatmore
Dav Whatmore
Peter Sleep
Peter Sleep
Umpires
Australia
Mick Harvey
Australia
Robin Bailhache
Australia Innings
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