4 May 2009

Pakistan wins 5th ODI

7:52 am on 4 May 2009

The Pakistani cricketers have won the 5th and final one day international in Abu Dhabi, beating Australia by 7 wickets.

Australia won the series 3-2.

All-rounder Shane Watson batted through the innings scoring an unbeaten 116 as Australia made 250 for 4.

Pakistan fell to 56 for 3 before Kamran Akmal and Misbah-ul-Haq put on 198 for the 4th wicket as they reached their target with 3 overs to spare.

The teams will meet again in a one-off Twenty20 game in Dubai on Thursday.