result
Final, Sharjah, Nov 15 1996, Singer Champions Trophy
(36.5/50 ov, target 161)119
Pakistan won by 41 runs
Player Of The Match
3/20
wasim-akram
Player Of The Series
13 wkts
waqar-younis
Pakistan INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Fleming b Vaughan1220050.00
Aamer Sohail st †Germon b Patel1653840030.18
Shahid Afridi c Greatbatch b Larsen21162021131.25
Ijaz Ahmed c Fleming b Astle1033370030.30
Saleem Malik lbw b Cairns4058741168.96
Azam Khan c Greatbatch b Harris2255610040.00
Moin Khan lbw b Cairns3244620372.72
Wasim Akram (c)c Vaughan b Patel021000.00
Saqlain Mushtaq lbw b Harris0714000.00
Waqar Younis run out (Young)034000.00
Mushtaq Ahmed not out 421300019.04
Extras(lb 12, w 2)14
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 3.27)160
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Saeed Anwar), 2-32 (Shahid Afridi), 3-51 (Ijaz Ahmed), 4-63 (Aamer Sohail), 5-116 (Saleem Malik), 6-120 (Azam Khan), 7-120 (Wasim Akram), 8-138 (Saqlain Mushtaq), 9-145 (Waqar Younis), 10-160 (Moin Khan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Justin Vaughan803314.12---00
Gavin Larsen912212.44---10
Chris Cairns9.502422.44---10
Nathan Astle30712.33---00
Chris Harris923223.55---00
Dipak Patel1023023.00---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 161 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bryan Young  b Wasim Akram57100071.42
Mark Greatbatch c Ijaz Ahmed b Mushtaq Ahmed52801197065.00
Adam Parore lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq2259741037.28
Nathan Astle c Mushtaq Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq814151057.14
Stephen Fleming lbw b Waqar Younis422240018.18
Chris Cairns lbw b Wasim Akram815261053.33
Chris Harris c Shahid Afridi b Mushtaq Ahmed28130025.00
Lee Germon (c)†lbw b Wasim Akram515160033.33
Dipak Patel lbw b Shahid Afridi14170025.00
Justin Vaughan not out 1380033.33
Gavin Larsen  b Shahid Afridi011000.00
Extras(nb 6, w 5)11
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 3.23)119
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Bryan Young), 2-66 (Adam Parore), 3-81 (Nathan Astle), 4-98 (Mark Greatbatch), 5-102 (Stephen Fleming), 6-111 (Chris Harris), 7-114 (Chris Cairns), 8-117 (Lee Germon), 9-119 (Dipak Patel), 10-119 (Gavin Larsen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram812032.50---22
Waqar Younis802212.75---20
Saqlain Mushtaq803224.00---04
Shahid Afridi2.501424.94---00
Mushtaq Ahmed1003123.10---10
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesSinger Champions Trophy
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Wasim Akram
Wasim Akram
Player Of The Series
Waqar Younis
Waqar Younis
Series resultPakistan won the 1996/97 Singer Champions Trophy
Match numberODI no. 1145
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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George Sharp
India Image
Shyam Bansal
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Ian Robinson
Match Referee
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Mike Smith
MATCH NOTES
  • Fastest 50 of the series award: Saeed Anwar
  • Best Innings Bowling award: Waqar Younis
  • Fielder of the series: RS Mahanama