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Pakistan vs Canada 4th Match Prudential World Cup 1979 Article

Cricket Article - Pakistan vs Canada 4th Match Prudential World Cup 1979


Read the article of Pakistan vs Canada 4th Match Prudential World Cup 1979 - Prudential World Cup 1979 tournament of the 4th ODI match first time played between Canada and Pakistan at Headingley, Leeds in 09th June 1979.


Three-wicket hauls from Sarfraz Nawaz and Asif Iqbal before Sadiq Mohammad's unbeaten half-century, Thirties from Zaheer Abbas and Haroon Rasheed steers to Pakistan registered their historic first ODI win against Debutants Canada in a one-sided game of the fourth match of a Prudential World Cup.

Canada scored 139-9 in 60 overs with top scorer by debutant Glenroy Sealy struck 45 off consuming 110-deliveries including five boundaries, Franklyn Dennis 25 and Bryan Mauricette 15.

Pakistan best bowler by Sarfraz Nawaz picked up 3-wickets for 26-runs in 10-overs including a maiden.

Asif Iqbal takes 3-wickets for 28-runs in 12-overs including two maidens, Imran Khan, Sikander Bakht and Majid Khan each took 1-wickets

Pakistan chased 140-2 in 40.1 overs with top scorer by Sadiq Mohammad 57 not out, Haroon Rasheed hit a unbeaten 37 off 69-balls including a boundary and Zaheer Abbas hammered a 36 off 51-balls included 4-fours & a six.

Canada best bowler by John Valentine took 1-wicket for 18-runs in 9-overs including three maidens.

Sadiq Mohammad named Player of the match for his match-winning unbeaten 57 off 122-deliveries including 4-fours.