Auckland v Pakistanis
Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand 1972/73
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 26th, 27th, 28th January 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPakistanis won by 7 wickets
UmpiresECA Mackintosh, RWR Shortt
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 313/6 (Dykes 22*, McIntyre 0*)
Close of play day 2No play

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Redmondc Majid Usman b Asif Iqbal26     
RM Harrisc Sadiq Mohammad b Majid Usman0     
TW Jarvisb Asif Iqbal115 30015- 
*MG Burgessc Majid Khan b Mushtaq Mohammad58     
GE Vivianst Wasim Bari b Majid Khan27     
RW Morganc Wasim Raja b Majid Khan60     
+RA Dykesnot out22     
JM McIntyrenot out0     
RS Cunisdid not bat      
HJ Howarthdid not bat      
RE Suttondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(6 wickets, declared, 87 overs)313
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-32, 3-145, 4-197, 5-272, 6-309
Pakistanis bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Majid Usman14   2451--
Asif Iqbal12   3632--
Pervez Sajjad17   1600--
Majid Khan14   1402--
Wasim Raja1   030--
Mushtaq Mohammad13   1521--
Nasim-ul-Ghani16   4450--

Pakistanis first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Sadiq Mohammadc Vivian b Howarth60     
Talat Alib Howarth33     
Zaheer Abbasb McIntyre9     
Majid Khanrun out21     
Mushtaq Mohammadretired hurt4     
Wasim Rajanot out34     
*Asif Iqbalc Cunis b McIntyre0     
Nasim-ul-Ghaninot out6     
+Wasim Baridid not bat      
Pervez Sajjaddid not bat      
Majid Usmandid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(5 wickets, declared, 48.6 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-71, 2-110, 3-112, 4-149, 5-149
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cunis9   0430--
Sutton4   0270--
McIntyre14   6292--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Redmondnot out27     
RM Harrislbw b Majid Khan20     
GE Viviannot out3     
TW Jarvisdid not bat      
*MG Burgessdid not bat      
RW Morgandid not bat      
+RA Dykesdid not bat      
JM McIntyredid not bat      
RS Cunisdid not bat      
HJ Howarthdid not bat      
RE Suttondid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 6 lb)8
Total(1 wicket, declared, 9 overs)58
Fall of wickets:
1-53 (Harris)
Pakistanis bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Majid Usman3   0270--
Asif Iqbal4   0170--
Majid Khan2   061--

Pakistanis second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Sadiq Mohammadb Morgan52     
Talat Alic Dykes b Cunis3     
Majid Khannot out107 88121 
*Asif Iqbalc McIntyre b Cunis22     
Wasim Rajanot out3     
Zaheer Abbasdid not bat      
Mushtaq Mohammaddid not bat      
Nasim-ul-Ghanidid not bat      
+Wasim Baridid not bat      
Pervez Sajjaddid not bat      
Majid Usmandid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(3 wickets, 24.1 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-106, 3-169
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sutton3   0240--
Howarth5   0400--
McIntyre6   0530--
Morgan4   0311--
Jarvis1   060--

--> Majid Usman made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> TW Jarvis (1) 100 in 261 minutes
--> Talat Ali (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 29
--> Majid Khan (2) passed 14000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 91
--> Talat Ali made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> Mushtaq Mohammad retired hurt in the Pakistanis first innings having scored 4 (team had lost 3 wickets)