Australian cricket team is leading the two-match Test series 1-0 after winning the opening Test match by 150 runs in Lord’s. Marcus North helped his team to win the match after taking six wickets with the ball.
In the fourth day, coming to chase a winning score of 440,
When Umar Akmal got out,
Thanks to a third-wicket partnership between Salman Butt and
Marcus North took his career best figure of 6 wickets for 55 runs in 18.1 overs. Other wickets were shared by Steven Smith (3) and Ben Hilfenhaus (1).
On the first day, winning the toss,
Simon Katich and Salman Butt were announced the player of the match.