Australia v Pakistan
Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand 1972/73 (2nd Test)
VenueMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 29th, 30th December 1972, 1st, 2nd, 3rd January 1973 (5-day match)
Balls per over8
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralia won by 92 runs
UmpiresJR Collins, PR Enright
Close of play day 1Australia (1) 349/4 (GS Chappell 71*, Marsh 27*)
Close of play day 2Pakistan (1) 292/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 125*, Majid Khan 92*)
Close of play day 3Australia (2) 47/1 (Sheahan 27*, Benaud 11*)
Close of play day 4Australia (2) 416/8 (Walker 10*, Thomson 15*)

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IR Redpathc Saeed Ahmed b Intikhab Alam13520427714- 
AP Sheahanrun out2346722- 
*IM Chappellc Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz6610513011- 
GS Chappellnot out11620423012- 
J Benaudc Sarfraz Nawaz b Intikhab Alam134030-- 
+RW Marshc Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz748312511- 
KJ O'Keeffedid not bat      
AA Mallettdid not bat      
MHN Walkerdid not bat      
JR Thomsondid not bat      
DK Lilleedid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 7 nb)14
Total(5 wickets, declared, 434 minutes, 85.5 overs)441
Fall of wickets:
1-60 (Sheahan), 2-183 (IM Chappell), 3-273 (Redpath), 4-295 (Benaud), 5-441 (Marsh, 85.5 ov)
Pakistan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Asif Masood17   0970--
Saleem Altaf9   0490--
Sarfraz Nawaz22.541002--
Intikhab Alam16   01012--
Majid Khan21   2800--

Pakistan first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Sadiq Mohammadlbw b Lillee13726131315- 
Saeed Ahmedc GS Chappell b Walker5073958- 
Zaheer Abbasrun out5155725- 
Majid Khanc Marsh b Walker15827630318- 
Mushtaq Mohammadc Marsh b O'Keeffe601571335- 
Asif Iqbalc Lillee b Mallett711131- 
*Intikhab Alamc Sheahan b Mallett681261416- 
+Wasim Barib Mallett71816-- 
Saleem Altafnot out132832-- 
Sarfraz Nawaznot out004-- 
Asif Masooddid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 7 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)23
Total(8 wickets, declared, 566 minutes, 124.6 overs)574
Fall of wickets:
1-128 (Zaheer Abbas), 2-323 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-395 (Saeed Ahmed), 4-416 (Majid Khan), 5-429 (Asif Iqbal), 6-519 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 7-541 (Wasim Bari), 8-572 (Intikhab Alam)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson17   11000--
Walker24   11122--
Mallett38   41243--
O'Keeffe23   1941--
IM Chappell5   0210--
Redpath1   0100--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IR Redpathc Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf61326-- 
AP Sheahanc Sarfraz Nawaz b Asif Masood12720727512- 
J Benaudc Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf142207211182 
*IM Chappellst Wasim Bari b Majid Khan93648-- 
GS Chappellrun out62801087- 
+RW Marshc Asif Iqbal b Asif Masood376-- 
KJ O'Keeffeb Sarfraz Nawaz24701102- 
AA Mallettc Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz82016-- 
MHN Walkerrun out1122252- 
JR Thomsonnot out1930393- 
DK Lilleec Mushtaq Mohammad b Intikhab Alam22418-- 
Extras(3 lb, 9 nb)12
Total(all out, 446 minutes, 87.6 overs)425
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Redpath), 2-251 (Benaud), 3-288 (Sheahan), 4-298 (IM Chappell), 5-305 (Marsh), 6-375 (GS Chappell), 7-391 (Mallett), 8-392 (O'Keeffe), 9-418 (Walker), 10-425 (Lillee, 87.6 ov)
Pakistan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sarfraz Nawaz22   2992--
Saleem Altaf14   0502--
Asif Masood12   01002--
Intikhab Alam15.63701--
Majid Khan17   1611--
Mushtaq Mohammad7   0330--

Pakistan second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Sadiq Mohammadc Marsh b Walker516231- 
Saeed Ahmedc Mallett b Lillee68161- 
Zaheer Abbasrun out254985-- 
Majid Khanc Marsh b Lillee4789876- 
Mushtaq Mohammadrun out133854-- 
Asif Iqbalc Redpath b Walker3754633- 
*Intikhab Alamc IM Chappell b Mallett4812610711- 
+Wasim Barib Walker043-- 
Saleem Altafb O'Keeffe1050491- 
Sarfraz Nawazrun out826211- 
Asif Masoodnot out115-- 
Total(all out, 265 minutes, 57.5 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Saeed Ahmed), 2-15 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-80 (Zaheer Abbas), 4-83 (Majid Khan), 5-128 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 6-138 (Asif Iqbal), 7-138 (Wasim Bari), 8-161 (Saleem Altaf), 9-181 (Sarfraz Nawaz), 10-200 (Intikhab Alam, 57.5 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lillee11   1592--
Walker14   3393--
Thomson2   0100--
O'Keeffe9   4101--
IM Chappell3   0160--
GS Chappell1   0100--

--> IR Redpath (1) passed 11000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 56
--> MHN Walker made his debut in Test matches
--> JR Thomson made his debut in Test matches
--> Sadiq Mohammad (1) passed his previous highest score of 91 in Test matches
--> Sadiq Mohammad (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 81
--> Majid Khan (1) passed his previous highest score of 80 in Test matches
--> Majid Khan (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 87
--> Intikhab Alam (1) passed his previous highest score of 64 in Test matches
--> Intikhab Alam (1) passed 8000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 47
--> AP Sheahan (2) passed his previous highest score of 114 in Test matches
--> AP Sheahan (2) passed 1500 runs in Test matches when he reached 82
--> J Benaud (2) passed his previous highest score of 24 in Test matches
--> J Benaud (2) passed his previous highest score of 134 in first-class matches
--> Zaheer Abbas (2) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 17
--> Intikhab Alam (2) passed 1000 runs in Test matches when he reached 36
--> DK Lillee reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when he dismissed Sadiq Mohammad, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
--> Saeed Ahmed retired hurt in the Pakistan first innings having scored 18 (team score 31/0) - he returned when the score was 323/2





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