1978-1979 Australia v Pakistan - 1st Test - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 10th March, 1979  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss: Australia  
Result: Pakistan won by 71 runs
Player of Match: No Award

Pakistan 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Majid Khan c †Wright b Hogg 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.51%
Mohsin Khan c Hilditch b Hogg 14  30  2  0 46.67  7.14%
Zaheer Abbas b Hogg 11  27  1  0 40.74  5.61%
Javed Miandad b Hogg 19  95  2  0 20.00  9.69%
Asif Iqbal c †Wright b Clark 9  14  1  0 64.29  4.59%
Mushtaq Mohammad* c †Wright b Hurst 36  121  2  0 29.75  18.37%
Wasim Raja b Hurst 13  16  1  0 81.25  6.63%
Imran Khan c †Wright b Hurst 33  90  3  0 36.67  16.84%
Sarfraz Nawaz c †Wright b Sleep 35  82  3  0 42.68  17.86%
Wasim Bari run out 0  4  0  0 0.00
Sikander Bakht not out 5  23  0  0 21.74  2.55%
Extras (b 2, lb 7, w 1, nb 10) 20  
Total All Out   (61.7 overs @ 3.15 rpo) 196  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-2  Majid Khan   2-22  Mohsin Khan   3-28  Zaheer Abbas   4-40  Asif Iqbal   
5-83  Javed Miandad   6-99  Wasim Raja   7-122  Mushtaq Mohammad   8-173  Imran Khan   
9-177  Wasim Bari   10-196  Sarfraz Nawaz   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R M Hogg 17.0 4 49 4 2.88  40.00%
A G Hurst 20.0 4 55 3 2.75  30.00%
W M Clark 17.0 4 56 1 3.29  10.00%
P R Sleep 7.7 2 16 1 1.96  10.00%
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G M Wood not out 5  23  0  0 21.74  2.98%
A M J Hilditch c Javed Miandad b Imran Khan 3  17  0  0 17.65  1.79%
A R Border b Imran Khan 20  85  3  0 23.53  11.90%
G N Yallop* b Imran Khan 25  79  2  0 31.65  14.88%
K J Hughes run out 19  54  2  0 35.19  11.31%
D F Whatmore lbw b Sarfraz Nawaz 43  147  2  0 29.25  25.60%
P R Sleep c †Wasim Bari b Imran Khan 10  30  0  0 33.33  5.95%
K J Wright c Imran Khan b Wasim Raja 9  33  1  0 27.27  5.36%
W M Clark c Mushtaq Mohammad b Wasim Raja 9  21  2  0 42.86  5.36%
R M Hogg run out 9  13  1  0 69.23  5.36%
A G Hurst c & b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  1  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 5, w 2, nb 8) 16  
Total All Out   (61.6 overs @ 2.71 rpo) 168  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-11  Hilditch   2-53  Border   3-63  Yallop   4-97  Hughes   
5-109  Sleep   6-140  Wright   7-152  Clark   8-167  Hogg   
9-167  Hurst   10-168  Whatmore   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Imran Khan 18.0 8 26 4 1.44  40.00%
Sarfraz Nawaz 21.6 6 39 2 1.77  20.00%
Sikander Bakht 10.0 1 29 0 2.90
Mushtaq Mohammad 7.0 0 35 0 5.00
Wasim Raja 5.0 0 23 2 4.60  20.00%
 
Pakistan 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Majid Khan b Border 108  157  16  0 68.79  30.59%
Mohsin Khan c & b Hogg 14  21  2  0 66.67  3.97%
Zaheer Abbas b Hogg 59  105  8  0 56.19  16.71%
Javed Miandad c †Wright b Border 16  57  2  0 28.07  4.53%
Asif Iqbal lbw b Hogg 44  119  3  2 36.97  12.46%
Mushtaq Mohammad* c sub b Sleep 28  75  4  0 37.33  7.93%
Wasim Raja c †Wright b Hurst 28  53  2  0 52.83  7.93%
Imran Khan c Clark b Hurst 28  54  3  0 51.85  7.93%
Sarfraz Nawaz lbw b Hurst 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.28%
Wasim Bari not out 8  20  0  0 40.00  2.27%
Sikander Bakht              
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 9) 19  
Total 9 wickets declared   (81.5 overs @ 4.31 rpo) 353  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-30  Mohsin Khan   2-165  Zaheer Abbas   3-204  Majid Khan   4-209  Javed Miandad   
5-261  Mushtaq Mohammad   6-299  Asif Iqbal   7-330  Wasim Raja   8-332  Sarfraz Nawaz   
9-353  Imran Khan   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R M Hogg 19.0 2 75 3 3.95  30.00%
A G Hurst 19.5 1 115 3 5.80  30.00%
W M Clark 21.0 6 47 0 2.24
P R Sleep 8.0 0 62 1 7.75  10.00%
A R Border 14.0 5 35 2 2.50  20.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 382) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
D F Whatmore b Sarfraz Nawaz 15  48  1  0 31.25  4.84%
A M J Hilditch b Sarfraz Nawaz 62  132  2  0 46.97  20.00%
A R Border b Sarfraz Nawaz 105  275  7  0 38.18  33.87%
G N Yallop* run out 8  36  0  0 22.22  2.58%
K J Hughes c Mohsin Khan b Sarfraz Nawaz 84  209  8  1 40.19  27.10%
G M Wood c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  1  0  0 0.00
P R Sleep b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  5  0  0 0.00
K J Wright not out 1  26  0  0 3.85  0.32%
W M Clark b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  1  0  0 0.00
R M Hogg lbw b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  14  0  0 0.00
A G Hurst c †Wasim Bari b Sarfraz Nawaz 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 13, lb 13, nb 9) 35  
Total All Out   (92.4 overs @ 3.35 rpo) 310  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-49  Whatmore   2-109  Hilditch   3-128  Yallop   4-305  Border   
5-305  Wood   6-306  Sleep   7-308  Hughes   8-309  Clark   
9-310  Hogg   10-310  Hurst   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Imran Khan 27.0 9 73 0 2.70
Sarfraz Nawaz 35.4 7 86 9 2.41  90.00%
Sikander Bakht 7.0 0 29 0 4.14
Mushtaq Mohammad 11.0 0 42 0 3.82
Wasim Raja 3.0 0 11 0 3.67
Majid Khan 9.0 1 34 0 3.78
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 1/0 (GM Wood 1*, AMJ Hilditch 0*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 168
Day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 279/5 (Asif Iqbal 41*, Wasim Raja 2*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 117/2 (AR Border 25*, GN Yallop 3*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 310, 92.4 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
Australia 1st innings - G M Wood retired hurt/ill at 10/0 and resumed at 167/9