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Jan 6, 2024

David Warner's Farewell Test: Australia sweep Pakistan 3-0


Warner's Final Test

David Warner contributed 57 as Australia cantered to their victory target of 130 runs to beat Pakistan by eight wickets and sweep the series 3-0.

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Pakistan's losing streak

Pakistan, looking to end a run of 16 successive losses in Australia since 1995, had added 47 runs to their overnight tally at the cost of their final three wickets, to be dismissed for 115.

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Guard of Honor for Warner

Warner shared a hug with opening partner and childhood friend Usman Khawaja at the boundary rope and was given a guard of honour by the tourists as he came to the crease.

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Warner's Half Century

David Warner brought up his 37th Test half century with a single to square leg.

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Final Ovation

A crowd of more than 24,000 at his home Sydney Cricket Ground rose for a final ovation as David Warner left the field

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Warner's Career Stats

Warner's innings gave him a career tally of 8,786 Test runs at an average of 44.59, making him the fifth most prolific Australian batsman of all time.

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Marnus Labuschagne's Contribution

Marnus Labuschagne (62 not out) got the world Test champions across the line with a single shortly after Warner's departure.

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Player of the Series: Cummins

Australia captain Pat Cummins was named Player of the Series for a 10-wicket haul in Melbourne and 5-61 in the first innings in Sydney.

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Pakistan's Missed Opportunities

Pakistan had only their own batting frailties to blame for missing out on the chance to snap their long losing streak in Australia.

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