Benson & Hedges World Cup, 1991/92 / Scorecard

Benson & Hedges World Cup - Final

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 22 runs

Pakistan innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
Aamer Sohail c †Stewart b Pringle 4 20 19 0 0 21.05
Rameez Raja lbw b Pringle 8 36 26 1 0 30.76
Imran Khan* c Illingworth b Botham 72 159 110 5 1 65.45
Javed Miandad c Botham b Illingworth 58 125 98 4 0 59.18
Inzamam-ul-Haq b Pringle 42 46 35 4 0 120.00
Wasim Akram run out (†Stewart) 33 21 18 4 0 183.33
Saleem Malik not out 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 19, w 6, nb 7) 32
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs) 249 (4.98 runs per over)
Did not bat Ijaz Ahmed, Moin Khan, Mushtaq Ahmed, Aaqib Javed
Fall of wickets 1-20 (Aamer Sohail), 2-24 (Rameez Raja), 3-163 (Javed Miandad), 4-197 (Imran Khan), 5-249 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 49.5 ov), 6-249 (Wasim Akram, 49.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DR Pringle 10 2 22 3 2.20 (5nb, 3w)
CC Lewis 10 2 52 0 5.20 (2nb, 1w)
IT Botham 7 0 42 1 6.00 (1w)
PAJ DeFreitas 10 1 42 0 4.20
RK Illingworth 10 0 50 1 5.00
DA Reeve 3 0 22 0 7.33 (1w)
England innings (target: 250 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch* c Aaqib Javed b Mushtaq Ahmed 29 93 66 1 0 43.93
IT Botham c †Moin Khan b Wasim Akram 0 12 6 0 0 0.00
AJ Stewart c †Moin Khan b Aaqib Javed 7 22 16 1 0 43.75
GA Hick lbw b Mushtaq Ahmed 17 49 36 1 0 47.22
NH Fairbrother c †Moin Khan b Aaqib Javed 62 97 70 3 0 88.57
AJ Lamb b Wasim Akram 31 54 41 2 0 75.60
CC Lewis b Wasim Akram 0 6 1 0 0 0.00
DA Reeve c Rameez Raja b Mushtaq Ahmed 15 38 32 0 0 46.87
DR Pringle not out 18 29 16 1 0 112.50
PAJ DeFreitas run out (Saleem Malik/†Moin Khan) 10 13 8 0 0 125.00
RK Illingworth c Rameez Raja b Imran Khan 14 9 10 2 0 140.00
Extras (lb 5, w 13, nb 6) 24
Total (all out; 49.2 overs) 227 (4.60 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Botham), 2-21 (Stewart), 3-59 (Hick), 4-69 (Gooch), 5-141 (Lamb), 6-141 (Lewis), 7-180 (Fairbrother), 8-183 (Reeve), 9-208 (DeFreitas, 47.1 ov), 10-227 (Illingworth, 49.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Wasim Akram 10 0 49 3 4.90 (4nb, 6w)
Aaqib Javed 10 2 27 2 2.70 (1nb, 3w)
Mushtaq Ahmed 10 1 41 3 4.10 (1w)
Ijaz Ahmed 3 0 13 0 4.33 (2w)
Imran Khan 6.2 0 43 1 6.78 (1nb)
Aamer Sohail 10 0 49 0 4.90 (1w)
Match details
Toss Pakistan, who chose to bat
Series Pakistan won the 1991/92 Benson & Hedges World Cup
Player of the match Wasim Akram (Pakistan)
Player of the series MD Crowe
Umpires BL Aldridge (New Zealand) and SA Bucknor (West Indies)
Match referee PJP Burge
Match notes
  • Aamer Sohail acted as a runner for part of Javed Miandad's innings
  • AJ Stewart acted as a runner for NH Fairbrother after he reached 51 (leg strain)
 
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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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Mar 26, 1992

Imran Khan with the World Cup trophy, Melbourne, March 26 1992

Imran Khan with the World Cup trophy

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Mar 25, 1992

Wasim Akram appeals for a wicket, England v Pakistan, World Cup final, Melbourne, March 25 1992

Wasim Akram appeals for a wicket

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