Warner,Head tons setup Australia series win 4-1
Australia vs Pakistan, 5th ODI,Adelaide
Series: Pakistan tour of Australia 2016-17
Australia won by 57 runs & Series 4-1
AUS 369/7 (50.0 Ovs)
PAK 312-all out (49.1 Ovs)
MoM & MoS: David Warner
Australia cruised to a 57-run victory over Pakistan within the fifth and final one-day match on the Adelaide Oval on Thursday.
After posting an impressive total of 369-7, Record opening partnership of 284 between David Warner and Travis Head, the Australians bowled Pakistan out for 312.
Pakistan’s Babar Azam scored (100)one hundred and Sharjeel Khan a quickfire 79, but the dwelling aspect have been always in control and celebrated Australia Day in type with a convincing win.
Warner and Head prior obtained Australia away to a ideal start, with Warner certainly hazardous as he smashed the Pakistan attack to all materials of the ground.
Warner blasted 179 and Head 128 on their method to an opening stand of 284, a new Australian record for any wicket in ODIs.
Both batsmen made their highest scores in one-day internationals, with Head additionally recording his maiden international century.
After losing the toss and being requested to bowl first, the Pakistanis almost acquired the perfect when Mohammad Amir enticed an part from Warner along with his first ball.
But a diving Azhar Ali to start with slip couldn’t maintain onto a difficult chance and Warner was quickly in full flight.
He brought up his 50 from 34 balls and his one hundred from seventy eight including eleven fours and two colossal sixes. His one hundred fifty got here from most effective 107 deliveries with 17 boundaries and three sixes.
Head was once a long way more circumspect however as soon as the ball stopped swinging after just 4 overs, he commenced to look increasingly secure.
On a flat pitch that provided nothing to the bowlers, the Australians were untroubled except Warner began to cramp, limiting his actions.
Warner finally fell when he swatted a short ball from Junaid Khan to Babar at point with the rating on 284.
Australia had been headed for a ranking good over 400 when Warner and Head were in full flight but Pakistan fought back with some late wickets to restrict them to 369.
Pakistan’s chase started badly when Azhar fell leg before to Mitchell Starc for 10, but Sharjeel and Babar took up the attack and moved the score to 140 before the colossal hitting Sharjeel mistimed a pull shot and skied a capture to wicketkeeper Matthew Wade.
Babar started to select up the percent and reached 100 from 107 balls, however, quickly after bringing up his fourth ODI century he holed out to move at mid-on.
Shoaib Malik retired hurt when he used to be hit on the arm with the aid of a Pat Cummins short ball and regardless of a defiant 46 from Umar Akmal which took the viewers past 300 runs, Pakistan finally fell short.