TOUR MATCH (first day of four, Faisalabad): Pakistan Under-19 248 for 9 (Shahid Qambrani 68, Hassan Raza 64) v England Under-19.
SHEFFIELD SHIELD (Third day of four): Hobart: Tasmania 481 for 8 dec (M J DiVenuto 119, D C Boon 118, S Young 113) and 161 for 0 (J Cox 102no, D F Hills 54 not out); Victoria 431 for 9 dec (D M Jones 145, L Harper 77, D J Saker 66no).
New Zealand ended their four-week tour of Pakistan on a winning note, outplaying their hosts in Karachi yesterday for a seven-wicket victory in the final one-day international of the three-match series. Chasing Pakistan's 234 for 4 in 50 overs, New Zealand reached their target with 4.5 overs to spare to register their first one-day win in Pakistan since 1984. They still lost the series 2-1. Pakistan made a respectable total thanks to a swashbuckling 39-ball 66 by Wasim Akram, who shared a 108- run partnership with Ijaz Ahmad in 75 balls.
THIRD ONE-DAY INTERNATIONAl (Karachi): Pakistan 234 for 5 (Ijaz Ahmed 73no, Wasim Akram 66no, Zahoor Elahi 51; 50 overs); New Zealand 235 for 3 (N Astle 60; 45.1 overs). New Zealand won by seven wickets. Pakistan win three-match series 2-1.Reuse content