Result
5th Match (D/N), Sharjah, Dec 15 1997, Akai-Singer Champions Trophy
215/9
(49/50 ov, target 216)
207
England won by 8 runs
Player Of The Match
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AD Brown c †Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq4147534187.23
AJ Stewart  b Manzoor Akhtar4766963271.21
NV Knight  b Manzoor Akhtar1836600050.00
GA Hick  b Manzoor Akhtar4053722075.47
GP Thorpe run out (Ijaz Ahmed/†Moin Khan)3450075.00
AJ Hollioake (c)c Shahid Afridi b Manzoor Akhtar1727401062.96
MA Ealham c & b Saqlain Mushtaq615140040.00
DR Brown not out1830380060.00
MV Fleming c & b Saqlain Mushtaq013000.00
RDB Croft c Ijaz Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq614160042.85
DW Headley not out68100075.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 1, w 7)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.3)215/9
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Ali Brown), 2-108 (Alec Stewart), 3-121 (Nick Knight), 4-126 (Graham Thorpe), 5-168 (Adam Hollioake), 6-180 (Graeme Hick), 7-185 (Mark Ealham), 8-185 (Matthew Fleming), 9-203 (Robert Croft)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram613405.66---11
Azhar Mahmood713104.42---10
Saqlain Mushtaq1012642.60---20
Mushtaq Ahmed1004304.30---20
Manzoor Akhtar1005045.00---10
Shahid Afridi702603.71---00
Pakistan Innings (target: 216 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Aamer Sohail  b Headley1260050.00
Shahid Afridi  b DR Brown011000.00
Saeed Anwar  b Croft5466936181.81
Ijaz Ahmed c Croft b Ealham4166903262.12
Akhtar Sarfraz  b Croft2032423062.50
Manzoor Akhtar run out (Knight/†Stewart)44681012064.70
Moin Khan c Knight b Fleming1019250052.63
Wasim Akram (c)c DR Brown b Hollioake419270021.05
Azhar Mahmood c †Stewart b Hollioake1292310133.33
Saqlain Mushtaq run out (†Stewart)914191064.28
Mushtaq Ahmed not out00200-
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 5)12
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 4.22)207
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Shahid Afridi), 2-5 (Aamer Sohail), 3-99 (Saeed Anwar), 4-99 (Ijaz Ahmed), 5-134 (Akhtar Sarfraz), 6-152 (Moin Khan), 7-177 (Wasim Akram), 8-185 (Manzoor Akhtar), 9-207 (Azhar Mahmood), 10-207 (Saqlain Mushtaq)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Brown502915.80---00
DW Headley803314.12---02
MA Ealham1013913.90---10
RDB Croft1013923.90---20
AJ Hollioake1003523.50---10
MV Fleming602714.50---10
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAkai-Singer Champions Trophy 1997
Player Of The Match
Manzoor Akhtar
Match numberODI no. 1263
Season1997/98
Match days15 December 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
Cyril Mitchley
Match Referee
Peter Burge
PointsEngland 2, Pakistan 0