Benson & Hedges World Cup 1991/92

Winner - Pakistan

World Cup No. 5: the big story

The wow and the sheesh

Coloured clothes, black sightscreens, two white balls: the game of cricket looked so different in 1992. But writing about it now seems more fun than watching it then

Endless summer

India's 1991-92 tour of Australia spanned four months, but for the youngsters, the thrill of touring and being seen on TV kept homesickness at bay

Fringe Benefits: John Traicos

Zimbabwe's understated supporting actor

Journeyman John Traicos played effective roles in the country's memorable World Cup wins in 1983 and 1992

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
New Zealand 8 7 1 0 0 14 +0.592
England 8 5 2 0 1 11 +0.470
South Africa 8 5 3 0 0 10 +0.138
Pakistan 8 4 3 0 1 9 +0.166
Australia 8 4 4 0 0 8 +0.201
West Indies 8 4 4 0 0 8 +0.076
India 8 2 5 0 1 5 +0.137
Sri Lanka 8 2 5 0 1 5 -0.686
Zimbabwe 8 1 7 0 0 2 -1.142

Statistics

Benson & Hedges World Cup, 1991/92 (in Australia/New Zealand ODIs)

One-Day Internationals

Asanka Gurusinha was caught behind for 9
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Imran Khan with the World Cup trophy
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Pakistan's cricketers celebrate the victory
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Wasim Akram appeals for a wicket
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Graham Gooch drops a catch off Imran Khan
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Javed Miandad cuts it on his way to a half-century
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Squads

Allan Border (c) David Boon
Ian Healy (wk) Merv Hughes
Dean Jones Craig McDermott
Geoff Marsh Tom Moody
Bruce Reid Mark Taylor
Peter Taylor Mark Waugh
Steve Waugh Mike Whitney
Tournament Results
England v Pakistan at Melbourne - Mar 25, 1992
Pakistan won by 22 runs
England v South Africa at Sydney - Mar 22, 1992
England won by 19 runs (revised target)
New Zealand v Pakistan at Auckland - Mar 21, 1992
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Australia v West Indies at Melbourne - Mar 18, 1992
Australia won by 57 runs
England v Zimbabwe at Albury - Mar 18, 1992
Zimbabwe won by 9 runs
New Zealand v Pakistan at Christchurch - Mar 18, 1992
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
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