result
1st Test, Colombo, Oct 3 - 7 2002, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates
467 & 127
(94.2 ov, target 316)279 & 274
Australia won by 41 runs
player of the match
Shane Warne
Australia
15y
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Australia's day

Australia were in the ascendant for much of the first day of the series

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Scorecard summary
Australia467/10(116.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Ricky Ponting141 (163)
Justin Langer72 (117)
Saqlain Mushtaq4/136(40.5)
Pakistan279/10(65.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Faisal Iqbal83 (85)
Rashid Latif66 (106)
Shane Warne7/94(24.3)
Australia127/10(39.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Pakistan274/10(94.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Taufeeq Umar88 (172)
Younis Khan51 (130)
Shane Warne4/94(30.3)
Glenn McGrath3/38(24.2)
94.2
W
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, OUT
Faisal Iqbal c Ponting b McGrath 39 (161m 85b 3x4 0x6) SR: 45.88
94.1
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, no run
end of over 944 runs
PAK: 274/9CRR: 2.91 
Mohammad Sami6 (14)
Faisal Iqbal39 (83)
Shane Warne30.3-3-94-4
Glenn McGrath24-12-38-2
93.6
4
Warne to Sami, FOUR runs
93.5
Warne to Sami, no run
93.4
Warne to Sami, no run
93.3
Gillespie to Sami, no run
93.2
Gillespie to Sami, no run
93.1
Gillespie to Sami, no run
end of over 936 runs
PAK: 270/9CRR: 2.90 
Faisal Iqbal39 (83)
Mohammad Sami2 (8)
Glenn McGrath24-12-38-2
Jason Gillespie23-8-62-2
92.6
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, no run
92.5
1
McGrath to Sami, 1 run
92.4
McGrath to Sami, no run
92.3
1
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run
92.2
4
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, FOUR runs
92.1
McGrath to Faisal Iqbal, no run
end of over 922 runs
PAK: 264/9CRR: 2.86 
Mohammad Sami1 (6)
Faisal Iqbal34 (79)
Jason Gillespie23-8-62-2
Glenn McGrath23-12-32-2
91.6
Gillespie to Sami, no run
91.5
Gillespie to Sami, no run
91.4
Gillespie to Sami, no run
91.3
1
Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run
91.2
Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, no run
91.1
1
Gillespie to Sami, 1 run
Match details
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka and United Arab EmiratesAustralia tour of Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Shane Warne
Shane Warne
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1615
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Aleem Dar
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd