Result
11th Match, Peshawar, Feb 22 1996, Wills World Cup
279/4
(50 ov, target 280)
230/6
England won by 49 runs
Player Of The Match
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Stewart  b Bakker513110038.46
NMK Smith c Clarke b Jansen3133395093.93
GA Hick not out1041331706278.19
GP Thorpe lbw b Lefebvre89829071108.53
MA Atherton (c) b Lubbers10101900100.00
NH Fairbrother not out2429311082.75
Extras(lb 12, w 4)16
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.58)279/4
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Alec Stewart), 2-42 (Neil Smith), 3-185 (Graham Thorpe), 4-212 (Mike Atherton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RP Lefebvre1014014.00---00
PJ Bakker804615.75---40
F Jansen704015.71---00
GJAF Aponso805506.87---00
SW Lubbers1005115.10---00
TBM de Leede20904.50---00
PE Cantrell502605.20---00
Netherlands Innings (target: 280 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NE Clarke lbw b Cork089000.00
PE Cantrell lbw b DeFreitas2844504063.63
TBM de Leede lbw b DeFreitas4142697097.61
SW Lubbers (c)c †Russell b DeFreitas981710112.50
KJJ van Noortwijk c Gough b Martin6482993278.04
B Zuiderent c Thorpe b Martin5493992058.06
RP Lefebvre not out1114240078.57
MMC Schewe not out1112141091.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 6)12
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.6)230/6
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Nolan Clarke), 2-46 (Peter Cantrell), 3-70 (Steven Lubbers), 4-81 (Tim de Leede), 5-195 (Klaas-Jan van Noortwijk), 6-210 (Bas Zuiderent)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Cork805216.50---42
PAJ DeFreitas1033133.10---00
NMK Smith802703.37---00
D Gough302307.66---00
PJ Martin1014224.20---10
GA Hick502304.60---00
GP Thorpe602804.66---10
MATCH DETAILS
Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWills World Cup 1996
Player Of The Match
Graeme Hick
Match numberODI no. 1057
Season1995/96
Match days22 February 1996 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Floris Jansen
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
Anil Sarkar
Match Referee
John Reid
PointsEngland 2, Netherlands 0
MATCH NOTES
  • GP Thorpe 89 off 82 balls, 7x4 1x6
  • GA Hick 104* off 133 balls, 6x4 2x6, brought up his 100 with a 6, highest score by any player at Peshawar.
  • GP Thorpe and GA Hick 143 for the 3rd wicket, highest ever 3rd wicket partnership for England in the World Cup, 3rd highest for any English wicket in the World Cup, 4th highest for the 3rd wicket for England in ODIs, highest partnership for any wicket at Peshawar.
  • KJJ van Noortwijk and B Zuiderent 114 for the 5th wicket, 1st ever half century and century partnership for the Netherlands in ODIs, 3rd highest ever 5th wicket partnership in the World Cup.
  • England's 5th consecutive ODI win in Pakistan (dating back to 1987), 4th victory in 4 appearances at Peshawar.