Pakistan v Australia
Australia in India and Pakistan 1956/57 (Only Test)
VenueNational Stadium, Karachi on 11th, 12th, 13th, 15th, 17th October 1956 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPakistan won by 9 wickets
UmpiresDaud Khan, Idrees Baig
Close of play day 1Pakistan (1) 15/2 (Gul Mohammad 5*)
Close of play day 2Pakistan (1) 199 all out
Close of play day 3Australia (2) 138/6 (Benaud 53*, Davidson 9*)
Close of play day 4Pakistan (2) 63/1 (Alimuddin 31*, Gul Mohammad 24*)

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CC McDonaldc Imtiaz Ahmed b Fazal Mahmood17     
JW Burkec Mathias b Fazal Mahmood4     
RN Harveylbw b Fazal Mahmood2  -- 
ID Craigc Imtiaz Ahmed b Fazal Mahmood0  -- 
KR Millerc Wazir Mohammad b Fazal Mahmood21     
RG Archerc Imtiaz Ahmed b Khan Mohammad10     
R Benaudc Waqar Hasan b Fazal Mahmood4     
AK Davidsonc Kardar b Khan Mohammad3  -- 
RR Lindwallc Mathias b Khan Mohammad2  -- 
*IWG Johnsonnot out13     
+GRA Langleyc Waqar Hasan b Khan Mohammad1  -- 
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 53.1 overs)80
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Burke), 2-23 (Harvey), 3-24 (McDonald), 4-43 (Craig), 5-48 (Miller), 6-52 (Benaud), 7-56 (Davidson), 8-65 (Archer), 9-76 (Lindwall), 10-80 (Langley, 53.1 ov)
Pakistan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fazal Mahmood27   11346--
Khan Mohammad26.19434--

Pakistan first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Hanif Mohammadc Langley b Miller0  -- 
Alimuddinc Lindwall b Archer10     
Gul Mohammadb Davidson12     
+Imtiaz Ahmedc McDonald b Benaud15     
Waqar Hasanc Langley b Miller6     
Wazir Mohammadc and b Johnson67     
*AH Kardarlbw b Johnson69     
W Mathiasb Johnson0  -- 
Fazal Mahmoodnot out10     
Zulfiqar Ahmedc Langley b Lindwall0  -- 
Khan Mohammadb Johnson3  -- 
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 91.3 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Hanif Mohammad), 2-15 (Alimuddin), 3-25 (Gul Mohammad), 4-35 (Waqar Hasan), 5-70 (Imtiaz Ahmed), 6-174 (Kardar), 7-174 (Mathias), 8-189 (Wazir Mohammad), 9-190 (Zulfiqar Ahmed), 10-199 (Khan Mohammad, 91.3 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindwall27   8421--
Miller17   5402--
Archer4   0181--
Davidson6   461--
Benaud17   5361--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CC McDonaldb Fazal Mahmood3  -- 
JW Burkec Mathias b Fazal Mahmood10     
RN Harveyb Fazal Mahmood4     
ID Craiglbw b Fazal Mahmood18     
KR Millerb Khan Mohammad11     
RG Archerc Fazal Mahmood b Khan Mohammad27     
R Benaudb Fazal Mahmood56     
AK Davidsonc Imtiaz Ahmed b Khan Mohammad37     
RR Lindwalllbw b Fazal Mahmood0  -- 
*IWG Johnsonb Fazal Mahmood0  -- 
+GRA Langleynot out13     
Extras(2 lb, 6 nb)8
Total(all out, 109.5 overs)187
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (McDonald), 2-10 (Harvey), 3-23 (Burke), 4-46 (Craig), 5-47 (Miller), 6-111 (Archer), 7-141 (Benaud), 8-141 (Lindwall), 9-143 (Johnson), 10-187 (Davidson, 109.5 ov)
Pakistan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fazal Mahmood48   17807--
Khan Mohammad40.513693--
Zulfiqar Ahmed9   1180--
Kardar12   5120--

Pakistan second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Hanif Mohammadc Harvey b Davidson5     
Alimuddinnot out34     
Gul Mohammadnot out27     
+Imtiaz Ahmeddid not bat      
Waqar Hasandid not bat      
Wazir Mohammaddid not bat      
*AH Kardardid not bat      
W Mathiasdid not bat      
Fazal Mahmooddid not bat      
Zulfiqar Ahmeddid not bat      
Khan Mohammaddid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 2 nb)3
Total(1 wicket, 48.4 overs)69
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Hanif Mohammad)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindwall16   8220--
Davidson9   591--
Miller12   4180--

--> KR Miller (1) passed 14000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 13
--> Wazir Mohammad (1) passed his previous highest score of 55 in Test matches
--> JW Burke (2) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 1
--> Alimuddin (2) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 33
--> R Benaud reached 50 wickets in Test matches when he dismissed Imtiaz Ahmed, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
--> RR Lindwall reached 200 wickets in Test matches when he dismissed Zulfiqar Ahmed, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
--> Khan Mohammad reached 50 wickets in Test matches when he dismissed KR Miller, his 1st wicket in the Australia second innings
--> Fazal Mahmood reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed RN Harvey, his 2nd wicket in the Australia second innings





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