At Sharjah, April 7. England won by five wickets. Toss: England. Out-fielding of the highest standard helped England beat Pakistan, the tournament favourites, by restricting them to 217 for nine. After the early loss of Gooch, the Nottinghamshire pair of Broad and Robinson set up England's victory with a second-wicket stand of 140.
Man of the Match: R. T. Robinson.