Australia Claim Innings Victory Over Pakistan In Adelaide Test

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Adelaide Test - Off-spinner Nathan Lyon grabbed a five-wicket haul as Australia defeated Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs in the day-night second Test of the two-match series at the Adelaide Oval on Monday. With this win, the Aussies clinched the two-match series 2-0.

Pakistan were bowled out for 239 in their second innings.  Shan Masood and Asad Shafiq contributed with 68 and 57 respectively while Mohammad Rizwan made a useful 45. However, their efforts couldn't help their team from an innings defeat.

Lyon starred with the ball in the second innings as he returned with figures of 5/69 while Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc scalped three and one wicket respectively.

Opener David Warner, who scored a record-breaking 335*, was adjudged the Player of the Match as well as Player of the Series as well for his 489 runs in the two innings he played in the series.

Brief Scores

Australia 589/3 decl

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Pakistan: 302 & 239