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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v PAKISTAN
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 29, 1972
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 49.7 | Scoring Rate: 4.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Pakistan in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 77% 30 28 37 94
Pakistan 20% 28 43 29 102

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 441 5 515
2 Pakistan 574 8 750
3 Australia 425 10 528
4 Pakistan 200 10 347

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 PAKISTAN AUSTRALIA 1899-06-15 1909-07-26 1925-02-13 1934-07-20 1950-01-20 1956-06-21 1960-12-09 1964-08-13 1968-06-06 1972-06-22

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS PAKISTAN PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 10 49.7 1761 1519 0.54 0.46
4 9 50.7 1727 1515 0.53 0.47
4 8 51.6 1692 1510 0.53 0.47
4 7 52.6 1655 1501 0.52 0.48
4 6 54.4 1628 1528 0.52 0.48
4 5 56.0 1594 1542 0.51 0.49
4 4 56.4 1543 1503 0.51 0.49
4 3 58.5 1509 1531 0.5 0.5
4 2 58.2 1448 1462 0.5 0.5
4 1 60.5 1410 1492 0.49 0.51
3 10 62.6 1367 1513 0.47 0.53
3 9 65.1 1380 1486 0.48 0.52
3 8 67.0 1369 1445 0.49 0.51
3 7 70.3 1394 1418 0.5 0.5
3 6 73.2 1401 1379 0.5 0.5
3 5 73.3 1333 1307 0.5 0.5
3 4 77.2 1357 1269 0.52 0.48
3 3 81.4 1380 1226 0.53 0.47
3 2 84.4 1367 1165 0.54 0.46
3 1 73.8 1049 1017 0.51 0.49
2 9 78.1 1066 964 0.52 0.48
2 8 77.9 1064 962 0.53 0.47
2 7 81.8 1014 950 0.52 0.48
2 6 87.3 965 955 0.5 0.5
2 5 87.0 876 864 0.5 0.5
2 4 95.2 822 892 0.48 0.52
2 3 104.5 754 918 0.45 0.55
2 2 109.1 659 869 0.43 0.57
2 1 94.8 536 602 0.47 0.53
1 5 88.2 441 441 0.5 0.5
1 4 73.8 295 295 0.5 0.5
1 3 91.0 273 273 0.5 0.5
1 2 91.5 183 183 0.5 0.5
1 1 60.0 60 60 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
MHN Walker Australia 228 151 5 37.3
AA Mallett Australia 335 180 4 29.4
Sarfraz Nawaz Pakistan 269 199 4 26.9
Intikhab Alam (c) Pakistan 192 171 3 12.6
DK Lillee Australia 168 149 3 10.0
KJ O'Keeffe Australia 192 104 2 7.3
Asif Masood Pakistan 174 197 2 4.4
Saleem Altaf Pakistan 138 99 2 6.9
Majid Khan Pakistan 228 141 1 2.0
JR Thomson Australia 114 110 0 0.0
IM Chappell (c) Australia 48 37 0 0.0
Mushtaq Mohammad Pakistan 42 33 0 0.0
GS Chappell Australia 6 10 0 0.0
IR Redpath Australia 6 10 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
Majid Khan Pakistan 205 2 365 26 7.9
GS Chappell Australia 178 1 284 21 4.5
J Benaud Australia 155 2 247 18 1.0
AP Sheahan Australia 150 2 253 17 0.9
Sadiq Mohammad Pakistan 142 2 277 18 1.3
IR Redpath Australia 141 2 217 16 1.0
Intikhab Alam (c) Pakistan 116 2 252 15 4.4
RW Marsh † Australia 77 2 90 9 0.2
Zaheer Abbas Pakistan 76 2 104 10 0.2
IM Chappell (c) Australia 75 2 141 9 0.1
Mushtaq Mohammad Pakistan 73 2 195 9 0.5
Saeed Ahmed Pakistan 56 2 81 7 0.1
Asif Iqbal Pakistan 44 2 65 6 0.2
KJ O'Keeffe Australia 24 1 70 3 0.0
Saleem Altaf Pakistan 23 1 78 3 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 19 0 30 2 0.0
MHN Walker Australia 11 1 22 1 0.0
AA Mallett Australia 8 1 20 1 0.0
Sarfraz Nawaz Pakistan 8 1 26 1 0.0
Wasim Bari † Pakistan 7 2 22 1 0.0
DK Lillee Australia 2 1 24 0 0.0
Asif Masood Pakistan 1 0 1 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v PAKISTAN
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced Pakistan in 7 test matches before this game. Australia have always been the stronger team according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous Australia v Pakistan test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

AUSTRALIA PAKISTAN STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
PAKISTAN
WIN EXP.
December 22, 1972
Adelaide Oval
65 31
December 04, 1964
Melbourne Cricket Ground
59 38
October 24, 1964
National Stadium, Karachi
65 32
December 04, 1959
National Stadium, Karachi
71 25
November 21, 1959
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
81 17
November 13, 1959
Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka
67 29
October 11, 1956
National Stadium, Karachi
41 55