May 18, 2024
Pakistan tour of Australia 2023-24 Test Series

Pakistan tour of Australia 2023-24 Test series – 1st Test

Australia vs Pakistan Test series 2023

1st Test:

First Test of the 3 match series between Australia and Pakistan is going to be played at the Perth Stadium, Perth starting from December 14th 2023.

Australia vs Pakistan History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the twenty-seventh bilateral series between the teams, The host won the series 14 times. Whereas the opponent won 7 times. 5 series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 13 series in a span of 21 years, from 1978-79 to 2010, where Australia won 9 times and Pakistan won 4 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Pakistan was 6 series from 1995-96 to 2010.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Pakistan was 7 series from 1995-96 to 2014-15.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against Australia was 1 series (7 times) in 1956-57, in 1979-80, in 1982-83, in 1988-89, in 1994-95, in 2014-15 and in 2018-19.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against Australia was 3 series from 1976-77 to 1981-82.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Australia against Pakistan are WWLWL.

https://ibandhu.com/2022/03/04/australia-tour-of-pakistan-2021-22-test-series-1st-test/

Matches:

The teams completed 69 meetings in the longest format of cricket, till date. The host won 34 times, whereas the opponent won 15 times with 20 draws.

The teams played 19 consecutive tests without any draw from 1999 to 2018, in which Australia won 16 times and Pakistan won 3 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Pakistan was 13 matches from 1999 to 2010.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Pakistan was 16 matches from 1998 to 2010.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against Australia was 4 matches from 1981 to 1983.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against Australia was 5 matches from 1990 to 1995.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Australia against Pakistan are WDDWW.

https://ibandhu.com/2022/03/20/australia-tour-of-pakistan-2021-22-test-series-3rd-test/

@ Australian Backyard:

Series:

When touring Australia by Pakistan, the teams met to play bilateral series 13 times, out of them, the host won the series 10 times and the visitors won the series 0 times. Three (3) series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 9 series in a span of 42 years, from 1981-82 to 2023-24, where Australia won all 9 series and Pakistan is still looking for the first win.

The consecutive winning streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 9 series from 1981-82 to present.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 13 series from 1964-65 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 0 series, till date.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 2 series from 1976-77 to 1981-82.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Australia against Pakistan are WWWWW.

Matches:

On the soil of Australia, the teams faced each other 37 times. out of them, Australia received victory 26 times and defeated 4 times with 7 draws.

The teams played 17 consecutive tests without any draw from 1995 to present, in which Australia won 16 games and Pakistan won 1 time.

The consecutive winning streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 13 matches from 1999 to present.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 13 matches from 1999 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 2 matches from 1977 to 1979.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 3 matches from 1983 to 1984.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia against Pakistan are WWWWW.

The visiting team has never won a battle since 1995.

Benaud-Qadir Trophy:

Series:

This is going to be the second Benaud-Qadir Trophy series between the teams, The host won the only played series.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 1 series in 2021-22.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Pakistan was 1 series in 2021-22.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Pakistan was 1 series in 2021-22.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against Australia was 0 series, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against Australia was 0 series, till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against Australia are W – – – -.

Matches:

The teams completed 3 meetings in the longest format of cricket, till date. The host won 1 time, whereas the opponent won 0 times with 2 draws.

The teams played 1 consecutive tests without any draw in 2022, in which Australia won.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Pakistan was 1 match in 2022.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Pakistan was 3 matches from 2022 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for Pakistan against Australia was 0 matches, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Pakistan against Australia was 2 matches from 2022 to 2022.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan against Australia are WDD – -.

Benaud-Qadir Trophy @ Australian Backyard:

Series:

When touring Australia by Pakistan for the trophy, the teams will meet to play for the first ever time.

The consecutive winning streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 0 series, till date.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 0 series, till date.

The consecutive winning streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 0 series, till date.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 0 series, till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Australia against Pakistan are – – – – -.

Matches:

On the soil of Australia, the teams never faced each other, yet.

The consecutive winning streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 0 matches, till date.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Australia team against Pakistan was 0 matches, till date.

The consecutive winning streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 0 matches, till date.

The longest unbeaten streak for the Pakistan team against Australia was 0 matches, till date.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia against Pakistan are – – – – -.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the second rank (Australia (118) and sixth rank (Pakistan (92)) team. The host is 26 points ahead of the visitors.

The Home Team (Australia):

The team completed 859 matches in the format. Out of them, the team won 408 times and lost 231 times. 2 games concluded as a tie. 218 times, the plays were completed as a Draw.

If the home team will lose the series with the margin of 3 defeats, then the team will lose nine (9) points with a (1) position in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 3, the team will gain three (3) points with a (1) position in the position.

If the home team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose eight (8) points with a (1) position in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will gain a (1) point with a (1) position in the position.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose six (6) points with a (1) position in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Drawing the series will cause the team to lose three (3) points with a (1) position in the position.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Australia are DLWWD.

https://ibandhu.com/2023/06/15/australia-tour-of-england-2023-test-series-1st-test/

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia are LDLWW.

https://ibandhu.com/2023/07/26/australia-tour-of-england-2023-test-series-5th-test/

Last 5 (completed) home series results of Australia are WWWLW.

https://ibandhu.com/2022/12/16/south-africa-tour-of-australia-2022-23-test-series-1st-test/

Last 5 (completed) home match results of Australia are DWWWW.

https://ibandhu.com/2023/01/03/south-africa-tour-of-australia-2022-23-test-series-3rd-test/

The Visiting Team (Pakistan):

The team completed 464 matches in the format. Out of them, the team won 112 times and lost 182 times. 170 times, the plays were completed as a Draw.

If the visiting team will lose the series with the margin of 3 defeats, then the team will lose three (3) points without impact in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 3, the team will gain eleven (11) points with a (1) position in the position.

If the visiting team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose a (1) point without impact in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will gain nine (9) points with a (1) position in the position.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will gain seven (7) points without impact in the position.

Drawing the series will help the team to gain four (4) points without impact in the position.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Pakistan are WDLDL.

https://ibandhu.com/2023/07/16/pakistan-tour-of-sri-lanka-2023-test-series-1st-test/

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan are WWDDL.

https://ibandhu.com/2023/07/23/pakistan-tour-of-sri-lanka-2023-test-series-2nd-test/

Last 5 (completed) away series results of Pakistan are WDWDW.

The side has never lost a series away from home since 2020-21.

Last 5 (completed) away match results of Pakistan are WWLWW.

Weather:

Weather forecast of Perth shows the weather would be partly cloudy on all the days, but on the fourth day, where it would be pretty sunny of the play. There would be an extremely less chance of rain during all five (5) days of the play, as the precipitation percentage would be 1%, 0%, 5%, 0% and 0% for all five (5) days, respectively. The temperature would be between 28 to 33 Celsius. The wind would be between 28 – 35 km/h.

Perth Stadium, Perth

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 3 times out of 3 games, and the selection thoroughly favored the teams, as the teams won all 3 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are WWW – -.

https://ibandhu.com/2022/11/29/west-indies-tour-of-australia-2022-23-test-series-1st-test/

On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, the team won 0 times and lost 0 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are – – – – -.

None of the teams chose to field first after winning the toss, till date.

The longest streak without a draw at the venue was 3 matches between 2018 to present.

The longest streak with a draw at the venue was 0 matches, till date.

The first batting team won the matches all 3 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 0 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WWW – -.

Overall, 3 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 0 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWW – -.

Home Side (Australia):

Particularly, for Australia, the team won the toss 3 times in 3 played games. The team won all 3 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWW – -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia at the venue, while losing the toss, are – – – – -.

Scores:

The lowest defended total was 286 in 2018, and the highest successful chase was not recorded, yet.

The first innings lowest total was 326 runs in 2018, and the highest total was 594 runs (declared with 6 wickets in hand) in 2019. For the second inning, the lowest total was 166 runs in 2019, whereas the highest was 283 runs in 2018 and in 2022. For the third inning, the lowest total was 182 runs (declared inning with 8 wickets down) in 2022, whereas the highest was 243 runs in 2018. And for the fourth inning, the lowest total was 140 runs in 2018, whereas the highest was 333 runs in 2023.

The batting average of the first innings is 55.83 and 24.40 is for the second innings. The batting average of the third innings is 30.57, and 21.46 is for the fourth innings.

Test History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia against Pakistan at the venue are – – – – -.

Teams’ Test History at Venue:

The Home Unit (Australia):

The home side has a dream record at the venue. The team won all 3 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia at the venue are WWW – -.

The Visiting Unit (Pakistan):

The visiting team has never got a chance to play at the venue. The upcoming outing will be the first for the team.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Pakistan at the venue are – – – – -.

Selecting XI for both the Teams:

Australia:

The home side may go with three (3) pacers and a (1) spinner, as the team would like to go with an (1) all-rounder with pace.

Australia Eleven: D. Warner, U. Khawaja, M. Labuschagne, S. Smith, T. Head, M. Marsh, A. Carey, M. Starc, P. Cummins, N. Lyon, J. Hazlewood

Pakistan:

The visiting team may go with a couple (2) of pacers, as the team would like to include a couple (2) of all-rounders, one with pace and the other with spin and a (1) bowling all-rounder with pace.

Pakistan Eleven: A. Shafique, I. ul Haq, S. Masood, B. Azam, S. Shakeel, S. Ahmed, A. Salman, F. Ashraf, S. Shah Afridi, A. Jamal, K. Shahzad

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

*Notes: Images were taken from Google Search.

*Notes: https://crickettimes.com/2023/12/aus-vs-pak-2023-24-tests-series-broadcast-live-streaming-details-when-and-where-to-watch-in-india-usa-uk-pakistan-other-countries/

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