Pakistan v England
Wills World Cup 1995/96 (Group B)
VenueNational Stadium, Karachi on 3rd March 1996 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossEngland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPakistan won by 7 wickets
PointsPakistan 2; England 0
UmpiresBC Cooray, S Venkataraghavan
TV umpireK Parthasarathy
RefereeRS Madugalle
Man of the MatchAamer Sohail

England inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
RA Smithc Waqar Younis b Saleem Malik75921158181.52
*MA Athertonb Aamer Sohail66911276-72.53
GA Hickst Rashid Latif b Aamer Sohail124--50.00
GP Thorpenot out5264923-81.25
NH Fairbrotherc Wasim Akram b Mushtaq Ahmed1321241-61.90
+RC Russellc and b Mushtaq Ahmed4710--57.14
DA Reeveb Mushtaq Ahmed359--60.00
DG Corklbw b Waqar Younis025--0.00
D Goughb Wasim Akram1415221-93.33
PJ Martinrun out246--50.00
RK Illingworthnot out111--100.00
Extras(11 lb, 3 nb, 4 w)18
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-147 (Smith), 2-151 (Hick), 3-156 (Atherton), 4-194 (Fairbrother), 5-204 (Russell), 6-212 (Reeve), 7-217 (Cork), 8-241 (Gough), 9-247 (Martin)
Pakistan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wasim Akram7   13113-42.004.43
Waqar Younis10   1451--60.004.50
Aaqib Javed7   0340-3-4.86
Mushtaq Ahmed10   0533--20.005.30
Aamer Sohail10   04821130.004.80
Saleem Malik6   1271--36.004.50

Pakistan inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
Aamer Sohailc Thorpe b Illingworth4256706-75.00
Saeed Anwarc Russell b Cork71721258-98.61
Ijaz Ahmedc Russell b Cork70831136-84.34
Inzamam-ul-Haqnot out5354896-98.15
Javed Miandadnot out1121291-52.38
Saleem Malikdid not bat      
*Wasim Akramdid not bat      
+Rashid Latifdid not bat      
Mushtaq Ahmeddid not bat      
Waqar Younisdid not bat      
Aaqib Javeddid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 2 w)3
Total(3 wickets, 47.4 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-81 (Aamer Sohail), 2-139 (Saeed Anwar), 3-214 (Ijaz Ahmed)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Cork10   05922-30.005.90
Martin9   0450---5.00
Gough10   0450---4.50
Illingworth10   0461--60.004.60
Hick2   0170---8.50

--> DG Cork made his last appearance in World Cup matches
--> RA Smith 50 in 60 balls, 81 minutes with 6 fours and 1 six
--> MA Atherton passed his previous highest score of 20 in World Cup matches
--> MA Atherton 50 in 69 balls, 101 minutes with 4 fours
--> GP Thorpe 50 in 62 balls, 87 minutes with 3 fours
--> GP Thorpe passed 5500 runs in List A matches when he reached 44
--> Saeed Anwar 50 in 54 balls, 95 minutes with 6 fours
--> Ijaz Ahmed 50 in 63 balls, 81 minutes with 4 fours
--> Ijaz Ahmed passed his previous highest score of 59 in World Cup matches
--> Ijaz Ahmed passed 2500 runs in ODI matches when he reached 20
--> Inzamam-ul-Haq 50 in 54 balls, 89 minutes with 6 fours
--> RA Smith made his debut in Pakistan in List A matches
--> RA Smith made his debut in Pakistan in ODI matches
--> RA Smith made his debut in Pakistan in World Cup matches
--> DA Reeve made his debut in Pakistan in List A matches
--> DA Reeve made his debut in Pakistan in ODI matches
--> DA Reeve made his debut in Pakistan in World Cup matches

DG Cork acted as a runner for RA Smith for part of his innings.
PAJ DeFreitas and AJ Stewart substituted for Fairbrother and Smith in the field.