Result
Final (D/N), Sharjah, Apr 10 2003, Cherry Blossom Sharjah Cup
168
(35.2/50 ov, target 169)
172/2
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 88 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Pakistan
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe168(49.1 overs)
Sean Ervine25 (33)
Shoaib Malik3/29(9.1)
Pakistan172/2(35.2 overs)
35.2
4
Ebrahim to Taufeeq Umar, FOUR runs
35.1
1
Ebrahim to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run
end of over 354 runs
PAK: 167/2CRR: 4.77 • RRR: 0.13 • Need 2 from 14.4ov
Taufeeq Umar77 (123)
Mohammad Yousuf60 (68)
Ray Price10-1-31-0
Andy Blignaut9-0-50-0
34.6
Price to Taufeeq Umar, no run
34.5
Price to Taufeeq Umar, no run
34.4
Price to Taufeeq Umar, no run
34.3
4
Price to Taufeeq Umar, FOUR runs
34.2
Price to Taufeeq Umar, no run
34.1
Price to Taufeeq Umar, no run
end of over 349 runs
PAK: 163/2CRR: 4.79 • RRR: 0.37 • Need 6 from 14.4ov
Taufeeq Umar73 (117)
Mohammad Yousuf60 (68)
Andy Blignaut9-0-50-0
Ray Price9-1-27-0
33.6
1
Blignaut to Taufeeq Umar, 1 run
33.5
Blignaut to Taufeeq Umar, no run
33.4
4
Blignaut to Taufeeq Umar, FOUR runs
33.3
3
Blignaut to Mohammad Yousuf, 3 runs
33.2
1
Blignaut to Taufeeq Umar, 1 run
33.1
Blignaut to Taufeeq Umar, no run
end of over 331 runs
PAK: 154/2CRR: 4.66 • RRR: 0.88 • Need 15 from 14.4ov
Mohammad Yousuf57 (67)
Taufeeq Umar67 (112)
Ray Price9-1-27-0
Andy Blignaut8-0-41-0
32.6
Price to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
32.5
Price to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
32.4
Price to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
32.3
Price to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
Best performances - batsmen
Taufeeq Umar
81 runs (124)
10 fours
0 sixes
Control90%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
26 runs
3 fours
0 sixes
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T Taibu
74 runs (113)
5 fours
1 sixes
Control80%
Productive shot
pull/hook on back foot
20 runs
3 fours
1 sixes
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Best performances - bowlers
Shoaib Malik
O
9.1
M
1
R
29
W
3
Eco
3.16
Mohammad Sami
O
10
M
0
R
44
W
3
Eco
4.40
Match details
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossZimbabwe , elected to bat first
SeriesCherry Blossom Sharjah Cup 2003
Player Of The Match
Taufeeq Umar
Player Of The Series
Kumar Sangakkara
Series resultPakistan won the 2002/03 Cherry Blossom Sharjah Cup
Match numberODI no. 2000
Season2002/03
Match days10 April 2003 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Arani Jayaprakash
Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
Kevan Barbour
Match Referee
Ahmed Ebrahim