- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRb Bakker511130038.46c Clarke b Jansen3139335093.93not out1041701336278.19lbw b Lefebvre89908271108.53b Lubbers10191000100.00not out2431291082.75Extras16 (lb 12, w 4)TOTAL279/4 (50 Overs, RR: 5.58)Fall of wickets: 1-11 (AJ Stewart, ), 2-42 (NMK Smith, ), 3-185 (GP Thorpe, ), 4-212 (MA Atherton, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRlbw b Cork098000.00lbw b DeFreitas2850444063.63lbw b DeFreitas4169427097.61c †Russell b DeFreitas917810112.50c Gough b Martin6499823278.04c Thorpe b Martin5499932058.06not out1124140078.57not out1114121091.66Extras12 (lb 4, nb 2, w 6)TOTAL230/6 (50 Overs, RR: 4.60)Fall of wickets: 1-1 (NE Clarke, ), 2-46 (PE Cantrell, ), 3-70 (SW Lubbers, ), 4-81 (TBM de Leede, ), 5-195 (KJJ van Noortwijk, ), 6-210 (B Zuiderent, )
England , elected to bat first
Player of the match
22 February 1996 (50-over match)
England 2, Netherlands 0
- GP Thorpe 89 off 82 balls, 7x4 1x6
- GA Hick 104* off 133 balls, 6x4 2x6, brought up his 100 with a 6, highest score by any player at Peshawar.
- GP Thorpe and GA Hick 143 for the 3rd wicket, highest ever 3rd wicket partnership for England in the World Cup, 3rd highest for any English wicket in the World Cup, 4th highest for the 3rd wicket for England in ODIs, highest partnership for any wicket at Peshawar.
- KJJ van Noortwijk and B Zuiderent 114 for the 5th wicket, 1st ever half century and century partnership for the Netherlands in ODIs, 3rd highest ever 5th wicket partnership in the World Cup.
- England's 5th consecutive ODI win in Pakistan (dating back to 1987), 4th victory in 4 appearances at Peshawar.