As it happened - Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd ODI at Dubai

Updated: 11 October 2014 00:34 IST

Highlights from the 2nd One-Day match between Pakistan (Pak) and Australia (Aus) at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on Friday.

As it happened - Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd ODI at Dubai
Glenn Maxwell blasted 76 off 81 balls to guide Australia to a series-clinching win in Friday's second one-day game against Pakistan. © AFP

Australia beat Pakistan by five wickets in the second day-night international in Dubai on Friday, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series: (SCORECARD - PAKISTAN VS AUSTRALIA)

Pakistan squandered an opening stand of 126 between openers Sarfraz Ahmed (65) and Ahmed Shahzad (61) as they were bowled out for 215 in 49.3 overs.

Paceman Mitchell Johnson took 3-40.

Australia survived early jolts to reach their target in 43.2 overs, with Glenn Maxwell (76) and skipper George Bailey (28) sharing an 85-run partnership for the fourth wicket.

The third and final match will be played in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

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