3rd QF, Karachi, Mar 11 1996, Wills World Cup
(49.3/50 ov, target 265)245
West Indies won by 19 runs
player of the match
Brian Lara
West Indies
West Indies INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Cullinan b McMillan56931264060.21
Courtney Browne c Cullinan b Matthews26182530144.44
Brian Lara c Pollock b Symcox11194142160118.08
Richie Richardson (c)c Kirsten b Symcox1027320037.03
Roger Harper lbw b McMillan915201060.00
Roland Holder run out (Adams)59180055.55
Keith Arthurton c Hudson b Adams1540020.00
Jimmy Adams not out 1317261076.47
Ian Bishop  b Adams1722321177.27
Curtly Ambrose not out 013000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 1, w 2)16
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.28)264/8
Did not bat: Courtney Walsh 
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Courtney Browne), 2-180 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul), 3-210 (Richie Richardson), 4-214 (Brian Lara), 5-227 (Roger Harper), 6-230 (Keith Arthurton), 7-230 (Roland Holder), 8-254 (Ian Bishop)
Shaun Pollock904605.11---10
Craig Matthews1004214.20---00
Hansie Cronje301705.66---00
Brian McMillan1013723.70---01
Pat Symcox1006426.40---00
Paul Adams804525.62---10
South Africa INNINGS (target: 265 runs from 50 overs)
Andrew Hudson c Walsh b Adams54801108067.50
Gary Kirsten hit wicket b Ambrose314240021.42
Daryll Cullinan c Bishop b Adams69781043388.46
Hansie Cronje (c)c Arthurton b Adams4047552285.10
Jonty Rhodes c Adams b Harper1324450054.16
Brian McMillan lbw b Harper67110085.71
Shaun Pollock c Adams b Harper67200085.71
Steve Palframan c & b Harper1230050.00
Pat Symcox c Harper b Arthurton24202012120.00
Craig Matthews not out 812230066.66
Paul Adams  b Walsh1014170071.42
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 4, w 2)11
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 4.94)245
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Gary Kirsten), 2-118 (Andrew Hudson), 3-140 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-186 (Hansie Cronje), 5-196 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-196 (Brian McMillan), 7-198 (Steve Palframan), 8-227 (Shaun Pollock), 9-228 (Pat Symcox), 10-245 (Paul Adams)
Curtly Ambrose1002912.90---00
Courtney Walsh8.305116.00---12
Ian Bishop503106.20---03
Roger Harper1004744.70---01
Jimmy Adams1005335.30---00
Keith Arthurton602914.83---00
National Stadium, Karachi
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWills World Cup
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Brian Lara
Series resultWest Indies advanced
Match numberODI no. 1079
Match daysday(50-over match)
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Steve Randell
TV Umpire
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B.C. Cooray
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
  • BC Lara scored 22 off a single Symcox over.
  • BC Lara 7th ODI hundred (career 97 matches), 100 in 83 balls.
  • S Chanderpaul and BC Lara 138 runs for the 2nd wicket, highest 2nd wicket partnership for West Indies in a World Cup, 3rd highest partnership for any wicket for West Indies against South Africa.
  • Ends South Africa's run of 10 consecutive ODI wins.