19th January 1992
15000
Yes
Pavilion End, Shell End
Pakistan, Rawalpindi
12:06, Sat Apr 19, 2014 (UTC +0500)
Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium
 

Records and statistics

Pakistan v Zimbabwe - Dec 9-14, 1993 Scorecard
Pakistan v India - Apr 13-16, 2004 Scorecard
Test records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Pakistan v Sri Lanka - Jan 19, 1992 Scorecard
Pakistan v West Indies - Dec 5, 2006 Scorecard
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Profile

Pakistan, with an eye on the World Cup of 1996, unveil another new Test venue for the second Test against Zimbabwe in Rawalpindi. Karachi staged Pakistan's first Test match and now Rawalpindi becomes the country's 14th Test ground. Perched on the edge of the city of almost four million people and only three miles away from the capital Islamabad, the newly-built ground has seating for 15,000 people. Rawalpindi was used last January for the fifth and final one-day international against Sri Lanka, which Pakistan won by 117 runs to win the one-day series by a margin of 4:1.

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As the sun sets, spectators shelter from the heat , Patron's XI v England XI, Rawalpindi, November 1, 2005
As the sun sets, spectators shelter from the heat
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Sorry mate, someone's sitting there, Patron's XI v England XI, Rawalpindi, October 31, 2005
Sorry mate, someone's sitting there
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Geraint Jones works on his batting at the nets, Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, October 29, 2005
Geraint Jones works on his batting at the nets
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Andrew Strauss takes part in a training session, Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, October 29, 2005
Andrew Strauss takes part in a training session
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