result
2nd Test, Sydney, Oct 17 - 21 2003, Zimbabwe tour of Australia
308 & 266
(29.1 ov, target 172)403 & 172/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
player of the match
Ricky Ponting
Australia
15y
• The Wisden Bulletin by Lynn McConnell

Price leads Zimbabwean fightback

Ray Price took a career-best 6 for 121 to bowl Australia out for 403, a first-innings lead of 95

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Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe308/10(107.2 overs)1st INNINGS
Andy Bichel4/66(24.2)
Brad Hogg2/49(23)
Australia403/10(103.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Ricky Ponting169 (249)
Steve Waugh61 (98)
Ray Price6/121(41.3)
Zimbabwe266/10(91.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Australia172/1(29.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
29.1
1
Price to Ponting, 1 run
end of over 298 runs
AUS: 171/1CRR: 5.89 
Matthew Hayden101 (85)
Ricky Ponting52 (70)
Gavin Ewing3-0-20-0
Ray Price12-0-62-0
28.6
Ewing to Hayden, no run
28.5
6
Ewing to Hayden, SIX runs
28.4
2
Ewing to Hayden, 2 runs
28.3
Ewing to Hayden, no run
28.2
Ewing to Hayden, no run
28.1
Ewing to Hayden, no run
end of over 283 runs
AUS: 163/1CRR: 5.82 
Ricky Ponting52 (70)
Matthew Hayden93 (79)
Ray Price12-0-62-0
Gavin Ewing2-0-12-0
27.6
Price to Ponting, no run
27.5
Price to Ponting, no run
27.4
Price to Ponting, no run
27.3
Price to Ponting, no run
27.2
1
Price to Hayden, 1 run
27.1
2
Price to Hayden, 2 runs
end of over 273 runs
AUS: 160/1CRR: 5.92 
Ricky Ponting52 (66)
Matthew Hayden90 (77)
Gavin Ewing2-0-12-0
Ray Price11-0-59-0
26.6
Ewing to Ponting, no run
26.5
Ewing to Ponting, no run
26.4
Ewing to Ponting, no run
26.3
Ewing to Ponting, no run
26.2
1
Ewing to Hayden, 1 run
26.1
2
Ewing to Hayden, 2 runs
end of over 2610 runs
AUS: 157/1CRR: 6.03 
Matthew Hayden87 (75)
Ricky Ponting52 (62)
Ray Price11-0-59-0
Gavin Ewing1-0-9-0
25.6
1
Price to Hayden, 1 run
Match details
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Australia
Season2003/04
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Player Of The Series
Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden
Series resultAustralia won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1663
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Brad Williams
Brad Williams
Gavin Ewing
Gavin Ewing
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath