result
21st Match, Karachi, Feb 29 1996, Wills World Cup
(44.2/50 ov)243/5
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
45 (73) & 2/20
hansie-cronje
Pakistan INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aamer Sohail c Cronje b Pollock1111392058079.85
Saeed Anwar c McMillan b Cronje2530473083.33
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Cronje022000.00
Inzamam-ul-Haq run out 2339543058.97
Saleem Malik c †Palframan b Adams4066733060.60
Wasim Akram (c)not out 32253530128.00
Rashid Latif lbw b Matthews013000.00
Ramiz Raja not out 22500100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2, w 4)9
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.84)242/6
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Saeed Anwar), 2-52 (Ijaz Ahmed), 3-112 (Inzamam-ul-Haq), 4-189 (Saleem Malik), 5-233 (Aamer Sohail), 6-235 (Rashid Latif)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock904915.44---01
Craig Matthews1004714.70---10
Hansie Cronje502024.00---00
Allan Donald805006.25---11
Paul Adams1004214.20---20
Brian McMillan803103.87---00
South Africa INNINGS (target: 243 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson  b Waqar Younis33263660126.92
Gary Kirsten  b Saqlain Mushtaq4457895077.19
Brian McMillan lbw b Waqar Younis1470025.00
Daryll Cullinan  b Waqar Younis65761156085.52
Jacques Kallis c & b Saqlain Mushtaq914110064.28
Hansie Cronje (c)not out 4573932061.64
Shaun Pollock not out 2028341071.42
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 8, w 6)26
TOTAL(44.2 Ov, RR: 5.48)243/5
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Andrew Hudson), 2-53 (Brian McMillan), 3-111 (Gary Kirsten), 4-125 (Jacques Kallis), 5-203 (Daryll Cullinan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram9.204905.25---04
Waqar Younis805036.25---32
Mushtaq Ahmed1005405.40---00
Aamer Sohail603505.83---22
Saqlain Mushtaq1013823.80---10
Saleem Malik10505.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
National Stadium, Karachi
TossPakistan, elected to bat first
SeriesWills World Cup
Season1995/96
Player Of The Match
Hansie Cronje
Hansie Cronje
Match numberODI no. 1067
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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K.T.Francis
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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K Parthasarathy
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
PointsSouth Africa 2, Pakistan 0
MATCH NOTES
  • SA Bucknor replaced ID Robinson as an umpire in this match since Pakistan formally protested against his involvement in their matches.
  • Aamer Sohail 111, 5th highest score against South Africa in ODIs, 4th highest for Pakistan in World Cup matches.
  • DJ Cullinan and WJ Cronje 78 for the 5th wicket, record at Karachi, South Africa 5th wicket record in the World Cup.
  • South Africa's 9th consecutive ODI win, 4th consecutive win in Pakistan after 6 consecutive defeats in Pakistan.