Result
Final (D/N), Melbourne, Mar 25 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
249/6
(49.2/50 ov, target 250)
227
Pakistan won by 22 runs
Player Of The Match
Pakistan
Pakistan Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Aamer Sohail c †Stewart b Pringle419200021.05
Ramiz Raja lbw b Pringle826361030.76
Imran Khan (c)c Illingworth b Botham721101595165.45
Javed Miandad c Botham b Illingworth58981254059.18
Inzamam-ul-Haq  b Pringle42354640120.00
Wasim Akram run out (†Stewart)33182140183.33
Saleem Malik not out012000.00
Extras(lb 19, nb 7, w 6)32
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.98)249/6
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Aamer Sohail, 4.6 ov), 2-24 (Ramiz Raja, 8.2 ov), 3-163 (Javed Miandad, 39.3 ov), 4-197 (Imran Khan, 43.3 ov), 5-249 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 49.5 ov), 6-249 (Wasim Akram, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Pringle1022232.20---35
CC Lewis1025205.20---12
IT Botham704216.00---10
PAJ DeFreitas1014204.20---00
RK Illingworth1005015.00---00
DA Reeve302207.33---10
England Innings (target: 250 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)c Aaqib Javed b Mushtaq Ahmed2966931043.93
IT Botham c †Moin Khan b Wasim Akram0612000.00
AJ Stewart c †Moin Khan b Aaqib Javed716221043.75
GA Hick lbw b Mushtaq Ahmed1736491047.22
NH Fairbrother c †Moin Khan b Aaqib Javed6270973088.57
AJ Lamb  b Wasim Akram3141542075.60
CC Lewis  b Wasim Akram016000.00
DA Reeve c Rameez Raja b Mushtaq Ahmed1532380046.87
DR Pringle not out18162910112.50
PAJ DeFreitas run out (Saleem Malik/†Moin Khan)1081300125.00
RK Illingworth c Rameez Raja b Imran Khan1410920140.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 6, w 13)24
TOTAL(49.2 Ov, RR: 4.6)227
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sir Ian Botham, 2.5 ov), 2-21 (Alec Stewart, 7.3 ov), 3-59 (Graeme Hick, 18.6 ov), 4-69 (Graham Gooch, 20.5 ov), 5-141 (Allan Lamb, 34.5 ov), 6-141 (Chris Lewis, 34.6 ov), 7-180 (Neil Fairbrother, 42.5 ov), 8-183 (Dermot Reeve, 43.6 ov), 9-208 (Phil DeFreitas, 47.1 ov), 10-227 (Richard Illingworth, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram1004934.90---64
Aaqib Javed1022722.70---31
Mushtaq Ahmed1014134.10---10
Ijaz Ahmed301304.33---20
Imran Khan6.204316.78---01
Aamer Sohail1004904.90---10
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossPakistan , elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup 1992
Player Of The Match
Wasim Akram
Player Of The Series
Martin Crowe
Series resultPakistan won the 1991/92 Benson & Hedges World Cup
Match numberODI no. 752
Season1991/92
Match days25 March 1992 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Brian Aldridge
Match Referee
Peter Burge
MATCH NOTES
Innings notes
  • Pakistan innings:
  • Aamer Sohail acted as a runner for part of Javed Miandad's innings
  • England innings:
  • AJ Stewart acted as a runner for NH Fairbrother after he reached 51 (leg strain)