December 10

Pakistan v England, 1st ODI, Lahore

England 327 for 4 (Strauss 94, Flintoff 72*, Pietersen 56) beat Pakistan 285 (Butt 67, Younis 60, Yousuf 59, Malik 50, Plunkett 3-51) by 42 runs

Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Match package
Bulletin- Flintoff and Strauss star in England win
Verdict - England have something to write home about
Gallery - Flintoff leads England's charge
News - Giles hopes to be fit for India tour

Preview package

Pak preview - Time to experiment
Eng preview - Race against time to find the right balance
Rankings - England precariously placed in one-day rankings