result
1st Test, Sheikhupura, Oct 17 - 21 1996, Zimbabwe tour of Pakistan
375 & 241/7
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
1/58 & 257*
wasim-akram
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c sub (Shahid Afridi) b Saqlain Mushtaq11028737714138.32
Mark Dekker lbw b Wasim Akram1425342056.00
Alistair Campbell (c)lbw b Shahid Nazir817201047.05
Dave Houghton run out (Saeed Anwar)4360883271.66
Andy Flower lbw b Shahid Nazir1121382052.38
Craig Wishart lbw b Shahid Nazir011000.00
Guy Whittall c Shadab Kabir b Saqlain Mushtaq024000.00
Paul Strang not out 10620730610051.20
Andy Whittall lbw b Shahid Nazir037000.00
Bryan Strang  b Saqlain Mushtaq4267925062.68
Henry Olonga  b Shahid Nazir714181050.00
Extras(b 9, lb 16, nb 8, w 1)34
TOTAL(115.4 Ov, RR: 3.24, 497 Mts)375
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Mark Dekker), 2-41 (Alistair Campbell), 3-119 (Dave Houghton), 4-141 (Andy Flower), 5-141 (Craig Wishart), 6-142 (Guy Whittall), 7-273 (Grant Flower), 8-274 (Andy Whittall), 9-361 (Bryan Strang), 10-375 (Henry Olonga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram2895812.07---02
Waqar Younis2239004.09---04
Saqlain Mushtaq37312733.43---00
Shahid Nazir22.435352.33---12
Aamer Sohail602203.66---00
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar st †A Flower b PA Strang51871016058.62
Aamer Sohail c †A Flower b PA Strang464546110102.22
Shadab Kabir c Houghton b AR Whittall214150014.28
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Olonga913142069.23
Saleem Malik  b PA Strang521061046149.05
Azam Khan lbw b PA Strang1422321063.63
Moin Khan c AR Whittall b PA Strang1856672032.14
Wasim Akram (c)not out 257363490221270.79
Saqlain Mushtaq  b GJ Whittall793594268022.00
Waqar Younis  b GJ Whittall011000.00
Shahid Nazir c Dekker b AR Whittall01013000.00
Extras(b 10, lb 8, nb 5, w 2)25
TOTAL(178.2 Ov, RR: 3.10, 673 Mts)553
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Aamer Sohail), 2-77 (Shadab Kabir), 3-91 (Ijaz Ahmed), 4-142 (Saeed Anwar), 5-176 (Azam Khan), 6-183 (Saleem Malik), 7-237 (Moin Khan), 8-550 (Saqlain Mushtaq), 9-550 (Waqar Younis), 10-553 (Shahid Nazir)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga1966013.15---11
Bryan Strang1023403.40---11
Andy Whittall45.2714623.22---01
Paul Strang691221253.07---01
Guy Whittall2557322.92---01
Grant Flower1041001.00---00
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Dekker c Wasim Akram b Saqlain Mushtaq1316262081.25
Grant Flower c Shadab Kabir b Saqlain Mushtaq461471938031.29
Alistair Campbell (c)lbw b Waqar Younis1549592030.61
Dave Houghton  b Saqlain Mushtaq6511515611056.52
Andy Flower  b Shahid Nazir181211881014.87
Craig Wishart c Wasim Akram b Shahid Nazir1026441038.46
Guy Whittall c sub (Shahid Afridi) b Saqlain Mushtaq32971465032.98
Paul Strang not out 1323451056.52
Andy Whittall not out 01639000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 10, nb 8)29
TOTAL(100 Ov, RR: 2.41, 438 Mts)241/7
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Mark Dekker), 2-40 (Alistair Campbell), 3-124 (Grant Flower), 4-159 (Dave Houghton), 5-177 (Craig Wishart), 6-221 (Andy Flower), 7-232 (Guy Whittall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Waqar Younis2036013.00---00
Shahid Nazir1964522.36---03
Saqlain Mushtaq40167541.87---04
Wasim Akram501603.20---00
Aamer Sohail1161201.09---01
Saleem Malik511202.40---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sheikhupura Stadium
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Pakistan
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Wasim Akram
Wasim Akram
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1336
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Azam Khan
Azam Khan
Shahid Nazir
Shahid Nazir
Umpires
South Africa Image
David Orchard
Pakistan Image
Khizer Hayat
TV Umpire
Pakistan Image
Shakoor Rana
Match Referee
West Indies Image
Jackie Hendriks
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 17 Oct - day 1 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 240/6 (Grant Flower 98*, Paul Strang 37*)
Fri, 18 Oct - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 189/6 (Moin Khan 3*, Wasim Akram 5*)
Sat, 19 Oct - day 3 - Pakistan 1st innings 395/7 (Wasim Akram 144*, Saqlain Mushtaq 37*)
Sun, 20 Oct - day 4 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 38/1 (Grant Flower 11*, Alistair Campbell 14*)
Mon, 21 Oct - day 5 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 241/7 (100 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 1st ever Test at Sheikhupura Stadium
Day 1
  • Shahid Nazir took a wicket with his 4th ball in Test Cricket.
  • GW Flower 50 (154), 219 mins, 7x4
  • Bad light stopped the play at the end of 84.1 overs.
Day 2
  • GW Flower 100 (271), 360 mins, 14x4
  • PA Strang 50 (134), 174 mins, 5x4
  • PA Strang 100 (197), 290 mins, 9x4
  • Partnership of 87 between Paul Strang and Bryan Strang sets a new Zimbabwean record for the 9th wicket.
  • Saeed Anwar 50 (77), 94 mins, 6x4
  • Saleem Malik 50 (103), 200 mins, 6x4 1x6
Day 3
  • Wasim Akram 50 (69), 79 mins, 7x4 2x6
  • Wasim Akram 100 (161), 200 mins, 13x4 4x6
Day 4
  • Wasim Akram 150 (265), 333 mins, 14x4 5x6
  • Wasim Akram 200 (329), 428 mins, 18x4 8x6
  • Wasim Akram 250 (356), 469 mins, 22x4 12x6
  • Test record 8th wicket partnership between Wasim Akram and Saqlain Mushtaq of 313 beats the previous record of 241.
  • Wasim Akram's 12 sixes is a test record, beating Hammond's 10.
Day 5
  • DL Houghton 50 (93), 131 mins, 9x4