Pakistan vs Australia 2nd ODI 1982 Article

Read the article of Pakistan vs Australia 2nd ODI 1982 - Australia tour of Pakistan 3-match one-day international series of the 2nd ODI match played between Australia and Pakistan at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore in 08th October 1982.

Zaheer Abbas' magnificent century and Javed Miandad's unbeaten half-century before A superb bowling display by Imran Khan and Tahir Naqqash helped to Pakistan crushing 28-run victory over Australia, despite a fighting knocks from opener Bruce Laird's 91 - captain Kim Hughes' half-century and took an unassailable 2-0 lead to seal the series in the second ODI.

Match Stats :
  • This is the Pakistan's fourth bilateral ODI series win and registered the their historic first ODI bilateral series win against Australia.
  • Zaheer Abbas became the first Pakistan batsman to scored two centuries against Australia in One-day international cricket history.
  • Zaheer Abbas became the first Pakistan batsman to scored three hundreds in ODI cricket history.

* Pakistan maintained their unbeaten record against Australia when they won the second limited-over One-day international by 28-runs at the Gaddafi Stadium,

* Superb defensive bowling by Imran Khan and Tahir Naqqash in the last 30 minutes ended Australia's chance of its first tour victory.

Pakistan scored 234-3 in the alloted 40 overs with top scorer by Zaheer Abbas hammered a 109 off 95-balls - which was his 3rd ODI hundred & his second century against Australia in ODIs.

Javed Miandad cracked a unbeaten 61 off 91-balls including 4-fours, Imran Khan scored a unbeaten 29 off 20-balls without a boundary and Mohsin Khan 17.

Australia best bowler by Jeff Thompson and Allan Border both took 2-wickest.

Australia scored 206-4 in 40 overs with top scorer by Bruce Laird cracked a unbeaten 91 off 120-balls including 8-fours.

Kim Hughes cracked a 64 off 67-balls including 7-fours and Graeme Wood scored 21 off 23-balls included 3-fours.

Pakistan best bowler by Jalal-ud-Din took 2-wickets and one for Imran Khan - Tauseef Ahmed.

Zaheer Abbas named Player of the match for his magnificent 109-runs knocked off facing 95-balls including 12-fours and 2-sixes with strike rate of 114.73.



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