Test Match - Australia v Pakistan - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 29th December, 1972  
Series 1972-1973 Australia v Pakistan - 2nd Test
Test # 705
Venue Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Australia
Result Australia won by 92 runs
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Ian Redpath c Saeed Ahmed b Intikhab Alam 135  204  14  0 66.18  30.61%
Andrew Sheahan run out 23  46  2  0 50.00  5.22%
Ian Chappell* c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 66  105  11  0 62.86  14.97%
Greg Chappell not out 116  204  12  0 56.86  26.30%
John Benaud c Sarfraz Nawaz b Intikhab Alam 13  40  0  0 32.50  2.95%
Rod Marsh c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 74  83  11  0 89.16  16.78%
Kerry O'Keeffe              
Ashley Mallett              
Max Walker              
Jeff Thomson              
Dennis Lillee              
Extras (b 1, lb 6, nb 7) 14  
Total 5 wickets declared   (85.5 overs @ 5.14 rpo) 441  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-60  Sheahan   2-183  IM Chappell   3-273  Redpath   4-295  Benaud   
5-441  Marsh   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Asif Masood 17.0 0 97 0 5.71
Saleem Altaf 9.0 0 49 0 5.44
Sarfraz Nawaz 22.5 4 100 2 4.38  20.00%
Intikhab Alam 16.0 0 101 2 6.31  20.00%
Majid Khan 21.0 2 80 0 3.81
 
Pakistan 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sadiq Mohammad lbw b Lillee 137  261  15  0 52.49  23.87%
Saeed Ahmed c GS Chappell b Walker 50  73  8  0 68.49  8.71%
Zaheer Abbas run out 51  55  5  0 92.73  8.89%
Majid Khan c †Marsh b Walker 158  276  18  0 57.25  27.53%
Mushtaq Mohammad c †Marsh b O'Keeffe 60  157  5  0 38.22  10.45%
Asif Iqbal c Lillee b Mallett 7  11  1  0 63.64  1.22%
Intikhab Alam* c Sheahan b Mallett 68  126  6  0 53.97  11.85%
Wasim Bari b Mallett 7  18  0  0 38.89  1.22%
Saleem Altaf not out 13  28  0  0 46.43  2.26%
Sarfraz Nawaz not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Asif Masood              
Extras (b 12, lb 7, w 1, nb 3) 23  
Total 8 wickets declared   (124.6 overs @ 4.59 rpo) 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   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 16.6 1 90 1 5.29  10.00%
Jeff Thomson 17.0 1 100 0 5.88
Max Walker 24.0 1 112 2 4.67  20.00%
Ashley Mallett 38.0 4 124 3 3.26  30.00%
Kerry O'Keeffe 23.0 1 94 1 4.09  10.00%
Ian Chappell 5.0 0 21 0 4.20
Ian Redpath 1.0 0 10 0 10.00
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Ian Redpath c †Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf 6  13  0  0 46.15  1.41%
Andrew Sheahan c Sarfraz Nawaz b Asif Masood 127  207  12  0 61.35  29.88%
John Benaud c †Wasim Bari b Saleem Altaf 142  207  18  2 68.60  33.41%
Ian Chappell* st †Wasim Bari b Majid Khan 9  36  0  0 25.00  2.12%
Greg Chappell run out 62  80  7  0 77.50  14.59%
Rod Marsh c Asif Iqbal b Asif Masood 3  7  0  0 42.86  0.71%
Kerry O'Keeffe b Sarfraz Nawaz 24  70  2  0 34.29  5.65%
Ashley Mallett c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 8  20  0  0 40.00  1.88%
Max Walker run out 11  22  2  0 50.00  2.59%
Jeff Thomson not out 19  30  3  0 63.33  4.47%
Dennis Lillee c Mushtaq Mohammad b Intikhab Alam 2  24  0  0 8.33  0.47%
Extras (lb 3, nb 9) 12  
Total All Out   (87.6 overs @ 4.83 rpo) 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   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Asif Masood 12.0 0 100 2 8.33  20.00%
Saleem Altaf 14.0 0 50 2 3.57  20.00%
Sarfraz Nawaz 22.0 2 99 2 4.50  20.00%
Intikhab Alam 15.6 3 70 1 4.38  10.00%
Majid Khan 17.0 1 61 1 3.59  10.00%
Mushtaq Mohammad 7.0 0 33 0 4.71
 
Pakistan 2nd Innings (target 293) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sadiq Mohammad c †Marsh b Walker 5  16  1  0 31.25  2.50%
Saeed Ahmed c Mallett b Lillee 6  8  1  0 75.00  3.00%
Zaheer Abbas run out 25  49  0  0 51.02  12.50%
Majid Khan c †Marsh b Lillee 47  89  6  0 52.81  23.50%
Mushtaq Mohammad run out 13  38  0  0 34.21  6.50%
Asif Iqbal c Redpath b Walker 37  54  3  0 68.52  18.50%
Intikhab Alam* c IM Chappell b Mallett 48  126  11  0 38.10  24.00%
Wasim Bari b Walker 0  4  0  0 0.00
Saleem Altaf b O'Keeffe 10  50  1  0 20.00  5.00%
Sarfraz Nawaz run out 8  26  1  0 30.77  4.00%
Asif Masood not out 1  1  0  0 100.00  0.50%
Extras 0  
Total All Out   (57.5 overs @ 3.46 rpo) 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   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 11.0 1 59 2 5.36  20.00%
Jeff Thomson 2.0 0 10 0 5.00
Max Walker 14.0 3 39 3 2.79  30.00%
Ashley Mallett 17.5 3 56 1 3.14  10.00%
Kerry O'Keeffe 9.0 4 10 1 1.11  10.00%
Ian Chappell 3.0 0 16 0 5.33
Greg Chappell 1.0 0 10 0 10.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 349/4 (GS Chappell 71*, RW Marsh 27*)
Day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 292/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 125*, Majid Khan 92*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 47/1 (AP Sheahan 27*, J Benaud 11*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 416/8 (MHN Walker 10*, JR Thomson 15*)
Day 5 - Pakistan 2nd Innings 200, 57.5 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
Pakistan 1st innings - Saeed Ahmed retired hurt/ill at 31/0 and resumed at 323/2