result
1st Test, Perth, Oct 9 - Oct 13 2003, Zimbabwe tour of Australia
735/6d
(127.2 ov)(f/o) 239 & 321
Australia won by an innings and 175 runs
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Ervine2638425068.42
Matthew Hayden c Carlisle b Gripper380437622381186.96
Ricky Ponting lbw b Ervine3765916056.92
Damien Martyn c Wishart b Gripper5376969069.74
Steve Waugh (c)c & b Ervine7812418210162.90
Darren Lehmann c & b Ervine3048613162.50
Adam Gilchrist not out 11394140124120.21
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 3, w 1)18
TOTAL(146.3 Ov, RR: 5.01, 622 Mts)735/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Justin Langer, 8.4 ov), 2-102 (Ricky Ponting, 30.6 ov), 3-199 (Damien Martyn, 54.1 ov), 4-406 (Steve Waugh, 98.4 ov), 5-502 (Darren Lehmann, 112.4 ov), 6-735 (Matthew Hayden, 146.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak26613105.0411121200
Andy Blignaut28411504.1112114113
Sean Ervine31414644.7112119200
Ray Price36518705.1912419500
Trevor Gripper25.3014225.578611700
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Dion Ebrahim  b Gillespie2962975046.77
Trevor Gripper c Lehmann b Lee531351795039.26
Mark Vermeulen c Hayden b MacGill38941275040.43
Stuart Carlisle c Hayden b MacGill217240011.76
Craig Wishart c †Gilchrist b Bichel4678886058.97
Craig Evans  b Bichel2255743040.00
Tatenda Taibu lbw b Gillespie1546551032.61
Heath Streak (c) b Lee936561025.00
Sean Ervine c Waugh b Gillespie612221050.00
Andy Blignaut lbw b Lee011000.00
Ray Price not out 26110033.33
Extras(lb 10, nb 5, w 2)17
TOTAL(89.3 Ov, RR: 2.67, 376 Mts)239
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Dion Ebrahim, 22.3 ov), 2-105 (Trevor Gripper, 42.1 ov), 3-120 (Stuart Carlisle, 47.5 ov), 4-131 (Mark Vermeulen, 53.1 ov), 5-199 (Craig Wishart, 72.3 ov), 6-200 (Craig Evans, 74.1 ov), 7-231 (Tatenda Taibu, 85.3 ov), 8-231 (Heath Streak, 86.5 ov), 9-231 (Andy Blignaut, 86.6 ov), 10-239 (Sean Ervine, 89.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1544833.20717012
Jason Gillespie25.395232.041275000
Andy Bichel2126222.951039013
Stuart MacGill2145422.571016000
Darren Lehmann21301.5090000
Steve Waugh511002.00241000
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Dion Ebrahim  b Gillespie426260015.38
Trevor Gripper c †Gilchrist b Gillespie019000.00
Mark Vermeulen c †Gilchrist b Lee631201589152.50
Stuart Carlisle c Hayden b Lehmann351141486030.70
Craig Wishart lbw b Bichel813201061.54
Craig Evans  b Lehmann525391020.00
Tatenda Taibu c †Gilchrist b Bichel319180015.79
Sean Ervine  b Bichel53981067154.08
Heath Streak (c)not out 7121526910033.02
Andy Blignaut st †Gilchrist b Lehmann2229405075.86
Ray Price c Waugh b Bichel361101256032.73
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 6, w 5)21
TOTAL(127.2 Ov, RR: 2.52, 488 Mts)321
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Trevor Gripper, 1.6 ov), 2-11 (Dion Ebrahim, 5.4 ov), 3-110 (Mark Vermeulen, 42.2 ov), 4-112 (Stuart Carlisle, 43.3 ov), 5-118 (Craig Wishart, 46.3 ov), 6-126 (Tatenda Taibu, 52.1 ov), 7-126 (Craig Evans, 53.1 ov), 8-209 (Sean Ervine, 81.6 ov), 9-247 (Andy Blignaut, 91.3 ov), 10-321 (Ray Price, 127.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee3589612.7416910023
Jason Gillespie30622.00151000
Stuart MacGill3.411002.73192000
Andy Bichel28.2156342.2214911003
Darren Lehmann31.2156131.951669200
Damien Martyn1353402.62666000
Steve Waugh822603.25373010
Ricky Ponting511503.00232000
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossZimbabwe, elected to field first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden
Series resultAustralia led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 1661
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Peter Willey
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 09 Oct - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 372/3 (Matthew Hayden 183*, Steve Waugh 61*, 90 ov)
Fri, 10 Oct - day 2 -Zimbabwe 1st innings 79/1 (Trevor Gripper 37*, Mark Vermeulen 9*, 31 ov)
Sat, 11 Oct - day 3 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 87/2 (Mark Vermeulen 50*, Stuart Carlisle 26*, 31 ov)
Sun, 12 Oct - day 4 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 272/9 (Heath Streak 42*, Ray Price 17*, 105 ov)
Mon, 13 Oct - day 5 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 321/10 (127.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Hours of play: 10.00am - 12.00pm, 12.40pm - 2.40pm, 3.00pm - 5.00pm
  • 12th Men: BA Williams (Australia) and DT Hondo (Zimbabwe)
  • Scorers: CA Bull and S Wheeler
Day 1
  • 88 seconds (for the 88 Australians killed) of silence was held in honour of those killed in the 2002 Bali bomb attack. Both sides also wore black armbands
  • Australia 50 from 52 minutes after 10.5 overs
  • Hayden/Ponting 50 run partnership in 76 minutes from 111 balls
  • Lunch (day 1): Australia 93/1 (Hayden 31, Ponting 31, 28 overs)
  • Australia 100 from 132 minutes after 30.1 overs
  • Hayden 50 in 167 minutes from 107 balls with 7 fours and 1 five
  • Australia 150 from 185 minutes after 41.3 overs
  • Hayden/Martyn 50 in 49 minutes from 63 balls
  • Martyn 50 in 89 minutes from 67 balls with 9 fours
  • Australia 200 from 236 minutes after 54.4 overs
  • Hayden 100 in 308 minutes from 210 balls with 13 fours
  • Australia 250 from 310 minutes after 73.3 overs
  • Hayden/Waugh 50 in 75 minutes from 116 balls
  • Australia 300 from 333 minutes after 79.6 overs
  • Hayden/Waugh 100 in 98 minutes from 156 balls
  • Hayden 150 in 343 minutes from 242 balls with 17 fours 1 five and 3 sixes
  • Hayden/Waugh 150 in 127 minutes from 190 balls
  • Australia 350 from 363 minutes after 85.5 overs
  • Waugh 50 in 135 minutes from 93 balls with 7 fours
  • Hayden/Waugh 150 in 173 minutes from 255 balls
  • Attendance: 7639
Day 2
  • Australia 400 from 408 minutes after 96.5 overs
  • Hayden 200 in 412 minutes from 292 balls with 26 fours and 3 sixes
  • Australia 450 from 450 minutes after 105.4 overs
  • Hayden/Lehmann 50 in 34 minutes from 45 balls
  • Hayden 250 in 463 minutes from 321 balls with 28 fours and 7 sixes
  • Australia 500 from 477 minutes after 111.6 overs
  • Lunch: Australia 524/5 (Hayden 271*, Gilchrist 13*, 117 overs)
  • Hayden/Gilchrist 50 in 31 minutes from 47 balls
  • Australia 550 from 512 minutes after 120.1 overs
  • Hayden 300 in 529 minutes from 362 balls with 33 fours and 8 sixes
  • Australia 600 from 542 minutes after 126.5 overs
  • Gilchrist 50 in 65 minutes from 46 balls with 9 fours and 1 six
  • Hayden/Gilchrist 100 in 65 minutes from 92 balls
  • Hayden 350 in 588 minutes from 402 balls with 35 fours and 10 sixes
  • Australia 700 from 601 minutes after 140.6 overs
  • Gilchrist 100 in 121 minutes from 84 balls with 12 fours and 3 sixes
  • Hayden/Gilchrist 200 in 119 minutes from 170 balls
  • Zimbabwe 50 from 82 minutes after 17.6 overs
  • Attendance: 8062
Day 3
  • Gripper 50 in 162 minutes from 127 balls with 4 fours
  • Zimbabwe 100 from 166 minutes after 39.5 overs
  • Zimbabwe 150 from 243 minutes after 57.4 overs
  • Day 3 Lunch: Zimbabwe 157 / 4 (Wishart 18, Evans 8, 60 overs)
  • Wishart/Evans 50 in 46 minutes from 82 balls
  • Zimbabwe 200 from 130 minutes after 73.2 overs
  • Zimbabwe 50 from 78 minutes after 17.5 overs
  • Vermeulen/Carlisle 50 in 56 minutes from 85 balls
  • Vermeulen 50 in 100 minutes from 79 balls with 9 fours
  • Attendance: 5881
Day 4
  • Zimbabwe 100 from 165 minutes after 40.6 overs
  • Ervine/Streak 50 in 62 minutes from 101 balls
  • Zimbabwe 200 from 304 minutes after 78.2 overs
  • Ervine 50 in 92 minutes from 84 balls with 7 fours and a six
  • Zimbabwe 250 from 381 minutes after 96.3 overs
  • Attendance: 2345
Day 5
  • Streak 50 in 204 minutes from 157 balls with 5 fours
  • Streak/Price 50 in 87 minutes from 148 balls