6th Match, Sharjah, Nov 13 1996, Singer Champions Trophy
(48.3/50 ov, target 193)196/6
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
player of the match
Waqar Younis
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Bryan Young lbw b Shahid Nazir29180022.22
Craig Spearman c †Moin Khan b Shahid Nazir24100050.00
Adam Parore c Shahid Afridi b Waqar Younis781231773063.41
Nathan Astle c †Moin Khan b Waqar Younis611210054.54
Chris Cairns  b Waqar Younis18152320120.00
Mark Greatbatch lbw b Waqar Younis011000.00
Chris Harris lbw b Waqar Younis11211008.33
Lee Germon (c)†run out (Aamer Sohail)521181241044.06
Dipak Patel  b Waqar Younis24100050.00
Simon Doull not out 33800100.00
Danny Morrison c Saleem Malik b Saqlain Mushtaq012000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 3, w 20)28
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.84)192
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Craig Spearman), 2-7 (Bryan Young), 3-28 (Nathan Astle), 4-57 (Chris Cairns), 5-57 (Mark Greatbatch), 6-60 (Chris Harris), 7-175 (Adam Parore), 8-187 (Dipak Patel), 9-191 (Lee Germon), 10-192 (Danny Morrison)
Waqar Younis1014464.40---80
Shahid Nazir713525.00---93
Mushtaq Ahmed1003003.00---20
Saqlain Mushtaq1013013.00---00
Shahid Afridi712603.71---00
Saleem Malik602203.66---10
Pakistan INNINGS (target: 193 runs from 50 overs)
Saeed Anwar (c)c Greatbatch b Harris54375262145.94
Aamer Sohail c Parore b Cairns2564981139.06
Ijaz Ahmed c †Germon b Astle1628340257.14
Saleem Malik c †Germon b Morrison4162903066.12
Hasan Raza lbw b Cairns1650016.66
Moin Khan not out 3777870048.05
Shahid Afridi  b Cairns3850037.50
Saqlain Mushtaq not out 5671083.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 9)14
TOTAL(48.3 Ov, RR: 4.04)196/6
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (Saeed Anwar), 2-101 (Ijaz Ahmed), 3-109 (Aamer Sohail), 4-113 (Hasan Raza), 5-181 (Saleem Malik), 6-187 (Shahid Afridi)
Danny Morrison804615.75---21
Simon Doull0.207021.00---50
Nathan Astle9.402913.00---00
Dipak Patel1026006.00---10
Chris Harris1012712.70---01
Chris Cairns1021831.80---00
Craig Spearman0.306012.00---10
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossPakistan, elected to field first
SeriesSinger Champions Trophy
Player Of The Match
Waqar Younis
Waqar Younis
Match numberODI no. 1144
Match daysday(50-over match)
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Ian Robinson
India Image
Shyam Bansal
TV Umpire
England Image
George Sharp
Match Referee
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Mike Smith
PointsPakistan 2, New Zealand 0
  • SB Doull left the field after straining a hamstring in the 2nd over of the Pakistan innings. NJ Astle completed the over.
  • After much confusion, it was established that New Zealand qualified for the final based on preliminary match results against Sri Lanka.