Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket - Final

India v Pakistan

India won by 8 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)

Pakistan innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
Mudassar Nazar c †Viswanath b Kapil Dev 14 42 39 0 0 35.89
Mohsin Khan c Azharuddin b Kapil Dev 5 19 17 0 0 29.41
Rameez Raja c Srikkanth b Sharma 4 31 12 0 0 33.33
Qasim Umar b Kapil Dev 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
Javed Miandad* st †Viswanath b Sivaramakrishnan 48 116 92 2 0 52.17
Imran Khan run out 35 88 67 2 0 52.23
Saleem Malik c Sharma b Sivaramakrishnan 14 19 14 0 0 100.00
Wasim Raja not out 21 42 26 1 0 80.76
Tahir Naqqash c †Viswanath b Shastri 10 8 8 1 0 125.00
Anil Dalpat c Shastri b Sivaramakrishnan 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
Azeem Hafeez not out 7 28 28 0 0 25.00
Extras (b 7, lb 8, w 1, nb 2) 18
Total (9 wickets; 50 overs) 176 (3.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Mohsin Khan), 2-29 (Mudassar Nazar), 3-29 (Qasim Umar), 4-33 (Rameez Raja), 5-101 (Imran Khan), 6-131 (Saleem Malik), 7-131 (Javed Miandad), 8-142 (Tahir Naqqash), 9-145 (Anil Dalpat)
Bowling O M R W Econ
N Kapil Dev 9 1 23 3 2.55
C Sharma 7 1 17 1 2.42
S Madan Lal 6 1 15 0 2.50
M Amarnath 9 0 27 0 3.00
RJ Shastri 10 0 44 1 4.40
L Sivaramakrishnan 9 0 35 3 3.88
India innings (target: 177 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
RJ Shastri not out 63 191 148 3 0 42.56
K Srikkanth c Wasim Raja b Imran Khan 67 116 77 6 2 87.01
M Azharuddin b Tahir Naqqash 25 38 26 3 0 96.15
DB Vengsarkar not out 18 35 32 0 0 56.25
Extras (lb 2, w 2) 4
Total (2 wickets; 47.1 overs) 177 (3.75 runs per over)
Did not bat SM Gavaskar*, M Amarnath, N Kapil Dev, S Madan Lal, C Sharma, S Viswanath, L Sivaramakrishnan
Fall of wickets 1-103 (Srikkanth), 2-142 (Azharuddin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Imran Khan 10 3 28 1 2.80
Azeem Hafeez 10 1 29 0 2.90
Tahir Naqqash 10 2 35 1 3.50
Wasim Raja 7.1 0 42 0 5.86
Mudassar Nazar 8 0 26 0 3.25
Saleem Malik 2 0 15 0 7.50
Match details
Toss Pakistan, who chose to bat
Series India won the 1984/85 Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket
Player of the match K Srikkanth (India)
Player of the series RJ Shastri (India)
Umpires AR Crafter and RC Isherwood
 
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India won by 8 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
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Mar 10, 1985

Ravi Shastri holds aloft the Man-of-the-Series trophy, India v Pakistan, Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket final, Melbourne, March 10, 1985

Ravi Shastri holds aloft the Man-of-the-Series trophy

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Mar 10, 1985

Javed Miandad walks off after being stumped off Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, India v Pakistan, Word Championship of Cricket final, Melbourne, March 10, 1985

Javed Miandad walks off after being stumped off Laxman Sivaramakrishnan

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