result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 29 2004, Pakistan tour of Australia
341 & 163
(27.5 ov, target 126)379 & 127/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
player of the match
Damien Martyn
Australia
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Salman Butt run out (Clarke/†Gilchrist)709913010070.70
Imran Farhat c Ponting b Kasprowicz20761081026.31
Yasir Hameed lbw b Gillespie212170016.66
Younis Khan c †Gilchrist b Gillespie8715721711055.41
Mohammad Yousuf (c)st †Gilchrist b Warne11113419511482.83
Shoaib Malik c Ponting b Gillespie614250042.85
Abdul Razzaq not out 476110005.26
Kamran Akmal c †Gilchrist b McGrath2433374072.72
Mohammad Sami lbw b Warne1237531032.43
Shoaib Akhtar st †Gilchrist b Warne043000.00
Danish Kaneria run out (Clarke/†Gilchrist)035000.00
Extras(lb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(107.3 Ov, RR: 3.17, 454 Mts)341
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Imran Farhat, 26.2 ov), 2-93 (Yasir Hameed, 30.5 ov), 3-94 (Salman Butt, 31.2 ov), 4-286 (Mohammad Yousuf, 77.4 ov), 5-298 (Younis Khan, 81.1 ov), 6-301 (Shoaib Malik, 83.1 ov), 7-326 (Kamran Akmal, 92.3 ov), 8-341 (Mohammad Sami, 105.2 ov), 9-341 (Shoaib Akhtar, 105.6 ov), 10-341 (Danish Kaneria, 107.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath28125411.921437010
Jason Gillespie2677732.9612311000
Michael Kasprowicz2066613.30948000
Shane Warne28.3210333.611187300
Michael Clarke302408.0093100
Darren Lehmann201306.5052000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Imran Farhat b Danish Kaneria50821383160.97
Matthew Hayden c Shoaib Malik b Shoaib Akhtar920261045.00
Ricky Ponting (c)c Shoaib Malik b Shoaib Akhtar79221077.77
Damien Martyn lbw b Danish Kaneria14224537012057.95
Darren Lehmann c Yasir Hameed b Shoaib Akhtar1112132091.66
Michael Clarke c Shoaib Akhtar b Danish Kaneria2053491137.73
Adam Gilchrist c Mohammad Sami b Danish Kaneria4851664194.11
Shane Warne c & b Shoaib Akhtar1017311058.82
Jason Gillespie not out 501081524146.29
Michael Kasprowicz c sub (Naved-ul-Hasan) b Shoaib Akhtar410180040.00
Glenn McGrath lbw b Danish Kaneria18140012.50
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 19, w 5)27
TOTAL(99.3 Ov, RR: 3.80, 454 Mts)379
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Matthew Hayden, 4.6 ov), 2-32 (Ricky Ponting, 8.5 ov), 3-122 (Justin Langer, 27.2 ov), 4-135 (Darren Lehmann, 30.2 ov), 5-171 (Michael Clarke, 43.2 ov), 6-230 (Adam Gilchrist, 57.3 ov), 7-254 (Shane Warne, 64.2 ov), 8-347 (Damien Martyn, 91.2 ov), 9-368 (Michael Kasprowicz, 96.1 ov), 10-379 (Glenn McGrath, 99.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shoaib Akhtar27410954.031119029
Mohammad Sami23210204.439511117
Abdul Razzaq702703.85291002
Danish Kaneria39.3512553.161687320
Imran Farhat301304.33111000
Pakistan 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Salman Butt c Kasprowicz b McGrath042000.00
Imran Farhat c Martyn b Gillespie516240031.25
Yasir Hameed c †Gilchrist b McGrath2342494054.76
Younis Khan c Hayden b Kasprowicz2355872041.81
Mohammad Yousuf (c)c Ponting b Warne1228381042.85
Shoaib Malik c Gillespie b Warne41891264246.06
Mohammad Sami lbw b Gillespie1148571022.91
Abdul Razzaq c †Gilchrist b McGrath1974971125.67
Kamran Akmal lbw b Warne0310000.00
Shoaib Akhtar  b McGrath1418210277.77
Danish Kaneria not out 910152090.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 1)6
TOTAL(64.2 Ov, RR: 2.53, 268 Mts)163
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Salman Butt, 0.4 ov), 2-13 (Imran Farhat, 5.5 ov), 3-35 (Yasir Hameed, 12.1 ov), 4-60 (Mohammad Yousuf, 21.5 ov), 5-68 (Younis Khan, 26.5 ov), 5-91 (36.5 ov), 6-98 (Mohammad Sami, 40.6 ov), 7-101 (Kamran Akmal, 43.3 ov), 8-140 (Shoaib Malik, 59.2 ov), 9-140 (Abdul Razzaq, 60.2 ov), 10-163 (Shoaib Akhtar, 64.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath11.213543.08535000
Jason Gillespie1271521.25662000
Michael Kasprowicz1634212.62745001
Shane Warne2576632.641233500
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 126 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Sami53710166.66
Matthew Hayden not out 56751106074.66
Ricky Ponting (c)not out 62911025168.13
Extras(lb 2, nb 2)4
TOTAL(27.5 Ov, RR: 4.56, 110 Mts)127/1
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Justin Langer, 1.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shoaib Akhtar703505.00266000
Mohammad Sami502214.40161002
Danish Kaneria10.515204.80393100
Imran Farhat521603.20212000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossPakistan, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Australia
Season2004/05
Player Of The Match
Damien Martyn
Damien Martyn
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1729
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Jeremy Lloyds
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Bob Parry
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 -Pakistan 1st innings 318/6 (Abdul Razzaq 1*, Kamran Akmal 16*, 90 ov)
Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 203/5 (Damien Martyn 67*, Adam Gilchrist 26*, 54 ov)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 -Pakistan 2nd innings 85/5 (Shoaib Malik 11*, Mohammad Sami 8*, 34 ov)
Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 127/1 (27.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Hours of Play: 10.30am - 12.30pm, 1.10pm - 3.10pm, 3.30pm - 5.30pm (90 overs per day)
  • Reserve Umpire: GTD Morrow
  • 12th Men: B Lee (Australia) and Naved-ul-Hasan (Pakistan)
Day 1
  • Pakistan 50 in 58 mins, off 16 overs
  • Salman Butt/Imran Farhat 50 partnership in 58 mins, off 96 balls
  • Salman Butt 50 in 88 mins, off 70 balls, 7x4
  • Lunch: Pakistan 93/1 (Salman Butt 69*, Yasir Hameed 2*, 30 overs)
  • Pakistan 100 in 149 mins, off 36 overs
  • Younis Khan/Yousuf Youhana 50 partnership in 66 mins, off 96 balls
  • Pakistan 150 in 204 mins, off 49 overs
  • Yousuf Youhana 50 in 97 mins, off 72 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • Younis Khan/Yousuf Youhana 100 partnership in 105 mins, off 156 balls
  • Tea: Pakistan 198/3 (Younis Khan 36*, Yousuf Youhana 68*, 59 overs)
  • Pakistan 200 in 254 mins, off 59.2 overs
  • Younis Khan 50 in 152 mins, off 102 balls, 6x4
  • Younis Khan/Yousuf Youhana 150 partnership in 153 mins, off 223 balls
  • Pakistan 250 in 288 mins, off 68.5 overs
  • Yousuf Youhana 100 in 163 mins, off 117 balls, 10x4, 4x6
  • Younis Khan/Yousuf Youhana partnership 192 runs, 195 mins, 278 balls: Highest 4th wicket partnership for Pakistan against Australia (prev. Saeed Anwar/Yousuf Youhana 177 runs at Brisbane, 1999/00)
  • Pakistan 300 in 350 mins, off 82.4 overs
  • Attendance: 61,552
Day 2
  • Lunch: Pakistan 341
  • Australia 50 in 64 mins, off 11.5 overs
  • Langer/Martyn 50 partnership in 40 mins, off 50 balls
  • Tea: Australia 92/2 (Langer 38*, Martyn 29*, 19 overs)
  • Australia 100 in 111 mins, off 21 overs
  • Langer 50 in 137 mins, off 80 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • Martyn 50 in 114 mins, off 72 balls, 4x4
  • Australia 150 in 169 mins, off 33.3 overs
  • Australia 200 in 244 mins, off 52.4 overs
  • Attendance: 34,656
Day 3
  • Martyn/Gilchrist 50 partnership in 62 mins, off 83 balls
  • Australia 250 in 299 mins, off 63.4 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 254/7 (Martyn 82*, 64.2 overs)
  • Martyn 100 in 292 mins, off 189 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 300 in 366 mins, off 81.0 overs
  • Martyn/Gillespie 50 partnership in 67 mins, off 103 balls
  • Australia 350 in 429 mins, off 92.3 overs
  • Gillespie 50 in 152 mins, off 107 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Tea: Australia 379
  • Pakistan 50 in 77 mins, off 17.5 overs
  • Attendance: 20,086
Day 4
  • Shoaib Malik (2) retired hurt on 15* from 91/5 (36.5 ov) to 101/7 (went off after 36.5 overs with a split webbing on his hand)
  • Pakistan 100 in 172 mins, off 41.1 overs
  • Pakistan 150 in 262 mins, off 62.5 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 15/1 (Hayden 7*, Ponting 2*, 2 overs)
  • Australia 50 in 59 mins, off 11.4 overs
  • Hayden/Ponting 50 partnership in 54 mins, off 82 balls
  • Hayden 50 in 91 mins, off 60 balls, 6x4
  • Australia 100 in 92 mins, off 22.4 overs
  • Hayden/Ponting 100 partnership in 93 mins, off 145 balls
  • Ponting 50 in 94 mins, off 86 balls, 5x4
  • Attendance: 12,785
  • Total Attendance: 129,079