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Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test Day 5: Why the Gabba Test a statistical classic

Asad Shafiq’s brilliant century and his partnerships with the tail gave Pakistan hope of a historic win but Australia picked up the last two wickets to secure a 39-run win and take a 1-0 lead in the series. Relive all highlights of day 5 of Australia vs Pakistan here.

cricket Updated: Dec 19, 2016 10:16 IST
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Australia secured a magnificent 39-run against Pakistan at the Gabba as they took a 1-0 lead in the series(AP)

Asad Shafiq’s 10th Test century and his partnership with the tail gave Pakistan a chance to create history. However, Australia were more determined as they picked up the last two wickets to win a classic Test match by 39 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the series. Australia continued their 28-year unbeaten run at the Gabba. Relive all highlights of first Test, day 5 between Australia vs Pakistan here. You can also follow live updates of India vs England in Chennai here.

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First Published: Dec 19, 2016 08:28 IST