One Day Cricket
ODI Game 1 – Australia v Pakistan in Brisbane
Four wickets for Faulkner as Pakistan collapse
Australia were struggling in their innings early on at 78 for 4 but a century from Matthew Wade helped turn it around. Wade scored exactly 100 including two sixes and was supported by Glenn Maxwell (60) to help Australia post 268 for 9. Hasan Ali took three wickets and was the best of the bowlers. The home side were never under threat though as Pakistan collapsed in their innings Babar Azam’s 33 was the top score as Pakistan got nowhere near the chase. James Faulker produced an excellent spell taking four wickets and Pat Cummins took three as Australia coasted home to a 92 run win to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
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