3rd Test, Karachi, Oct 30 - Nov 4 1976, New Zealand tour of Pakistan
565/9d & 290/5d
(79.6 ov, target 388)
468 & 262/7
Match drawn
Pakistan 1st Innings
Sadiq Mohammad c Burgess b Hadlee34-16420-
Majid Khan c Burgess b Collinge112-130182-
Zaheer Abbas  b O'Sullivan3--00-
Javed Miandad c Hadlee b Collinge206-410292-
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)c †Lees b Hadlee107-295110-
Asif Iqbal c †Lees b Hadlee12---0-
Imran Khan c O'Sullivan b Hadlee59-12651-
Intikhab Alam lbw b O'Sullivan0--00-
Sarfraz Nawaz lbw b Cairns15---0-
Shahid Israr not out7---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2)10
TOTAL(105.2 Ov, RR: 4.02)565/9d
Did not bat: Sikander Bakht 
Fall of wickets: 1-147 (Majid Khan), 2-151 (Zaheer Abbas), 3-161 (Sadiq Mohammad), 4-413 (Mushtaq Mohammad), 5-427 (Asif Iqbal), 6-524 (Javed Miandad), 7-525 (Intikhab Alam), 8-548 (Sarfraz Nawaz), 9-565 (Imran Khan)
RO Collinge21114125.0300
Sir RJ Hadlee20.2113845.1100
BL Cairns28214213.8000
DR O'Sullivan35613122.8000
JFM Morrison10302.2500
New Zealand 1st Innings
JFM Morrison  b Sarfraz Nawaz4---0-
NM Parker c †Shahid Israr b Sarfraz Nawaz2--00-
JM Parker (c)c Majid Khan b Imran Khan24---0-
ADG Roberts  b Imran Khan39---0-
MG Burgess c Javed Miandad b Sarfraz Nawaz44--41-
RW Anderson lbw b Imran Khan8---0-
WK Lees  b Sikander Bakht152-338212-
Sir RJ Hadlee c †Shahid Israr b Intikhab Alam87-17963-
BL Cairns not out52-9852-
DR O'Sullivan c Mushtaq Mohammad b Intikhab Alam1--00-
RO Collinge  b Intikhab Alam3--00-
Extras(b 12, lb 7, nb 33)52
TOTAL(103.5 Ov, RR: 3.38)468
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Murray Parker), 2-10 (John Morrison), 3-78 (Andy Roberts), 4-93 (John Parker), 5-104 (Robert Anderson), 6-195 (Mark Burgess), 7-381 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 8-433 (Warren Lees), 9-434 (David O'Sullivan), 10-468 (Richard Collinge)
Sarfraz Nawaz2018433.1500
Imran Khan24.6410733.2400
Sikander Bakht1636813.1800
Intikhab Alam20.757632.7300
Mushtaq Mohammad623003.7500
Javed Miandad1033402.5500
Majid Khan521702.5500
Sadiq Mohammad11000.0000
Pakistan 2nd Innings
Sadiq Mohammad c †Lees b Collinge31-6540-
Majid Khan run out50-10362-
Zaheer Abbas c †Lees b O'Sullivan16--20-
Asif Iqbal st †Lees b Roberts30--30-
Javed Miandad st †Lees b O'Sullivan85-14153-
Mushtaq Mohammad (c)not out67-96100-
Imran Khan not out4---0-
Extras(lb 4, nb 3)7
TOTAL(47.4 Ov, RR: 4.57)290/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-76 (Sadiq Mohammad), 2-88 (Majid Khan), 3-117 (Zaheer Abbas), 4-137 (Asif Iqbal), 5-275 (Javed Miandad)
RO Collinge1208815.5000
Sir RJ Hadlee1207504.6800
DR O'Sullivan1709624.2300
JFM Morrison20602.2500
ADG Roberts4.421813.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 388 runs)
JFM Morrison c Mushtaq Mohammad b Sikander Bakht31-3532-
NM Parker c Imran Khan b Intikhab Alam40-10431-
JM Parker (c)c Sadiq Mohammad b Javed Miandad16---0-
ADG Roberts  b Sikander Bakht45---0-
MG Burgess c Majid Khan b Javed Miandad1--00-
RW Anderson lbw b Imran Khan30-7921-
WK Lees c Asif Iqbal b Imran Khan46-13570-
Sir RJ Hadlee not out30---0-
BL Cairns not out9---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 5)14
TOTAL(79.6 Ov, RR: 2.46)262/7
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (John Morrison), 2-90 (Murray Parker), 3-91 (John Parker), 4-93 (Mark Burgess), 5-140 (Robert Anderson), 6-200 (Andy Roberts), 7-241 (Warren Lees)
Imran Khan21.6110423.5800
Sikander Bakht823823.5600
Intikhab Alam1754211.8500
Mushtaq Mohammad62901.1200
Javed Miandad1744521.9800
Majid Khan94600.5000
Sadiq Mohammad10403.0000
National Stadium, Karachi
TossPakistan , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Pakistan
Series resultPakistan won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 784
Match days30,31 October, 1,3,4 November 1976 (5-day match)
Test debut
Shahid Israr
Sikander Bakht
Murray Parker
Shakoor Rana
Balls per over8
Sat, 30 Oct - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 338/3 (Javed Miandad 110*, Mushtaq Mohammad 73*)
Sun, 31 Oct - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 67/2 (JM Parker 12*, ADG Roberts 35*)
Mon, 01 Nov - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 398/7 (WK Lees 140*, BL Cairns 3*)
Tue, 02 Nov - rest day
Wed, 03 Nov - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 290/5 (Mushtaq Mohammad 67*, Imran Khan 4*)
Thu, 04 Nov - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 262/7 (79.6 ov) - end of match
  • Pak 1st innings
  • Majid scored 100 before lunch on the first day (112 mins, 77 balls), emulating Trumper, Macartney, and Bradman
  • Miandad (410 mins, 2 sixes, 29 fours) youngest to score a double-century in a test -- aged 19 years, 141 days.
  • Pakistan innings of 565 was the record for any test in Karachi
  • NZ 1st innings
  • Lees first century in first-class cricket, first by a NZ 'keeper in a test
  • Lees/Hadlee partnership of 186 new seventh-wicket record for NZ
  • Imran was banned from bowling for the rest of the innings after being warned by both umpires for bowling too many short-pitched balls
  • Highest aggregate of runs (1585) for any test on the Indian sub-continent up to that time