Australia VS Pakistan Series Review

Australia VS Pakistan Series Review

They started off on Boxing day: 26th December. The season with Pakistan is nearing its end. Here’s a look at the results throughout the series: Test Matches: 1st Test: Australia VS Pakistan at Melbourne (26th Dec-30th Dec, 2009) Result: Australia won by 170 runs. 2nd Test: Australia VS Pakistan at Sydney (3rd Jan-6th Jan, 2010) […]

Ricky Ponting–Champion

Ricky Ponting--Champion

Spotted by Rod marsh at the age of 17 in the academy and was said to be the best teen player in Australia and rightly so. Ponting made his international debut against South Africa (1995) in a One day international at the basin reserve in wellington. The young 20 year old Tasmanian didn’t raise a […]

Aus VS Pak 5th ODI

Aus VS Pak 5th ODI

Pakistan won the toss and from the outset looked a different unit today largely due to change in captaincy. It was Shahid Afridi who was captaining Pakistan in place of Mohd Yousuf who was rested due to a niggle. The Pakistani’s decided to bat on a good looking pitch but, Ryan Harris continued his golden […]

Harris does it again

Harris does it again

Medium-pacer Ryan Harris picked up his second consecutive five-wicket haul as Australia inflicted yet another embarrassing defeat on the hapless Pakistanis. Batting first, Australia recovered from a poor start to post a challenging total of 277 for 8, thanks in main to half-centuries from Michael Hussey and Nathan Hauritz. Harris then carried on his demolition […]

Australia VS Pakistan—Nearing the end of season

Australia VS Pakistan—Nearing the end of season

Australia seem to have buckets of pace bowling talent in their backyard. Ryan Harris Australia’s bustling pacer did the job once again when he cleaned up the Pakistani’s with another five-for and what’s ironic is after taking 10 wickets for 62 in the last ten games the man still stands a chance of missing out […]

Harris 5-for seals series

Harris 5-for seals series

Australia won the toss on a warm and sultry morning at the Adelaide oval and decided as ever to have a bat. Australia aimed to keep their winning streak going and finish off the series by taking an unassailable lead of 3-0. And so they did! The opening pair of Watson and Marsh started off […]

Sydney comes back to haunt Pakistan

Sydney comes back to haunt Pakistan

Pakistan came back to Sydney—the same Sydney Cricket ground where they were embarrassed by the same Australian unit. Pakistan tried to lift their morale and change the result this time around. Not to be though. Mohd Yousuf won the toss for the second time in a row and this time around put Australia in to […]

White guides Australia home

White guides Australia home

Start of season, Australia back in green and gold—more green then gold. 1st ODI of the summer. Pakistan VS Australia at the wooloongabba. Pakistan for a change won the toss and decided to bat. They were off to a rollicking start. Kamran Akmal and Salman Butt got off to an explosive start. They put on […]