Result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 1-5 1978, Pakistan tour of England
(103.4 ov)
164 & 231
452/8d
England won by an innings and 57 runs
Player Of The Match
England
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar c & b Botham1430340046.66
Sadiq Mohammad c Radley b Old2349753046.93
Mohsin Khan  b Willis351001254035.00
Javed Miandad c †Taylor b Old1558692025.86
Haroon Rasheed c Roope b Willis3530060.00
Wasim Raja c †Taylor b Old1722422077.27
Sarfraz Nawaz not out3255875058.18
Wasim Bari (c) † b Old011000.00
Iqbal Qasim c †Taylor b Old021000.00
Sikander Bakht c Roope b Old011000.00
Liaqat Ali c Brearley b Old956491016.07
Extras(lb 3, nb 13)16
TOTAL(60.4 Ov, RR: 2.7)164
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Mudassar Nazar), 2-56 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-91 (Javed Miandad), 4-94 (Haroon Rasheed), 5-103 (Mohsin Khan), 6-125 (Wasim Raja), 7-125 (Wasim Bari), 8-126 (Iqbal Qasim), 9-126 (Sikander Bakht), 10-164 (Liaqat Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1624222.6200
CM Old22.465072.2000
IT Botham1545213.4600
B Wood32200.6600
PH Edmonds42200.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM Brearley (c)run out381211642031.40
B Wood lbw b Sikander Bakht1452641026.92
CT Radley lbw b Sikander Bakht10623431011045.29
DI Gower c Javed Miandad b Sikander Bakht581021039056.86
GRJ Roope  b Sikander Bakht32831203038.55
G Miller c †Wasim Bari b Mudassar Nazar481241605038.70
IT Botham c Iqbal Qasim b Liaqat Ali10014019511071.42
CM Old c Mudassar Nazar b Iqbal Qasim522400022.72
PH Edmonds not out44500100.00
Extras(lb 26, nb 16, w 5)47
TOTAL(144 Ov, RR: 3.13)452/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Barry Wood), 2-101 (Mike Brearley), 3-190 (David Gower), 4-275 (Clive Radley), 5-276 (Graham Roope), 6-399 (Geoff Miller), 7-448 (Chris Old), 8-452 (Sir Ian Botham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sarfraz Nawaz611202.0000
Liaqat Ali42911412.7100
Mudassar Nazar2775912.1800
Iqbal Qasim1425614.0000
Sikander Bakht451313242.9300
Wasim Raja1013203.2000
Pakistan 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar  b Edmonds301121103026.78
Sadiq Mohammad  b Old791231649064.22
Iqbal Qasim retired hurt532490015.62
Mohsin Khan c Old b Miller381151573033.04
Javed Miandad c Brearley b Edmonds3965644060.00
Haroon Rasheed  b Willis435410011.42
Wasim Raja  b Edmonds923251039.13
Sarfraz Nawaz not out66266009.67
Wasim Bari (c) †c Miller b Edmonds317100017.64
Sikander Bakht c Roope b Miller22515008.00
Liaqat Ali  b Willis319170015.78
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 4, w 1)13
TOTAL(103.4 Ov, RR: 2.22)231
Fall of wickets: 1-94 (Mudassar Nazar), 1-123* (Iqbal Qasim, retired not out ), 2-123 (Sadiq Mohammad), 3-176 (Javed Miandad), 4-193 (Haroon Rasheed), 5-214 (Wasim Raja), 6-220 (Mohsin Khan), 7-224 (Wasim Bari), 8-227 (Sikander Bakht), 9-231 (Liaqat Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis23.437022.9500
CM Old25123811.5200
IT Botham1734702.7600
PH Edmonds26104441.6900
G Miller1241921.5800
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossPakistan , elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of England
Player Of The Match
Chris Old
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 825
Season1978
Match days1,2,3,5 June 1978 (5-day match)
Test debut
David Gower
Umpires
Ken Palmer
Dickie Bird
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 01 Jun - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 162/9 (Sarfraz Nawaz 32*, Liaqat Ali 9*)
Fri, 02 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 256/3 (CT Radley 97*, GRJ Roope 22*)
Sat, 03 Jun - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 95/1 (Sadiq Mohammad 62*, Iqbal Qasim 0*)
Sun, 04 Jun - rest day
Mon, 05 Jun - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 231 (103.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Iqbal Qasim retired hurt at 123/1