Oz bowl out Pakistan

2014-10-10 17:34
Pakistani batsman Sarfaz Ahmed plays a shot in Dubai. (Marwan Naamani, AFP)

Dubai - Pakistan, who opted to bat after winning the toss, were bowled out for 215 in the second day-night international against Australia in Dubai on Friday.

Pakistan, trailing the three-match series 1-0 after losing the first match in Sharjah by 93 runs, were put on course for a big total by openers Sarfraz Ahmed (65) and Ahmed Shahzad (61).

Australia, however, pulled back through Mitchell Johnson who took 3-40 in his 10 overs.

Asad Shafiq (29) and Fawad Alam (20 not out) laboured in the final overs before they were bowled out in 49.3 overs.

The scoreboard provided by AFP:


Ahmed Shehzad c Smith b Doherty 61

Sarfraz Ahmed c Maxwell b Johnson 65

Asad Shafiq c Johnson b Lyon 29

Misbah-ul-Haq run out 15

Umar Akmal c Smith b Johnson 5

Fawad Alam not out 20

Shahid Afridi c Smith b Johnson 2

Wahab Riaz b Richardson 2

Raza Hasan run out 0

Zulfiqar Babar c Maxwell b Faulkner 6

Mohammad Irfan run out 0

Extras: (2lb, 8w) 10

TOTAL: (all out) 215

Overs: 49.3

Fall of wickets: 1-126, 2-130, 3-159, 4-168, 5-185, 6-199, 7-203, 8-204, 9-213, 10-215

Bowling: Mitchell Johnson 10-0-40-3 (3w), Kane Richardson 9.3-0-43-1 (4w), Xavier Doherty 10-0-44-1, James Faulkner 7-0-27-1, Nathan Lyon 10-0-40-1 (1w), Glenn Maxwell 3-0-19-0

Toss: Pakistan.

Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Ahmed Shehzad, Sarfraz Ahmed, Asad Shafiq, Fawad Alam, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Raza Hasan, Wahab Riaz, Zulfiqar Babar, Mohammad Irfan.

Umpires: Nigel Llong, England, and Shozab Raza, Pakistan.

TV umpire: Richard Illingworth, England. Match referee: Javagal Srinath, India.

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