SYDNEY – England set the target of 251 runs for Pakistan in the warm up match of International Cricket Council Cricket World Cup 2015.
After winning the toss England and elected to bat first. Batting first England scored 250 runs in the limited 50 overs with lost of eight wickets.
Yasir Shah’s back to back wickets helps Pakistan to restrict England to 250 runs. Root remain highest scorer from England side with 85 runs and Ballance scored inning of 57 runs.
Jordan scored quick 31 and remain unbeaten.
Yasir Shah took three wickets and Sohail Khan able to out two batsmen.
|England innings (50 overs maximum)||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|MM Ali||c Younis Khan b Ehsan Adil||4||6||1||0||66.66|
|AD Hales||c Sohaib Maqsood b Shahid Afridi||31||47||3||0||65.95|
|GS Ballance||c Sohaib Maqsood b Yasir Shah||57||81||4||0||70.37|
|JE Root||c Ehsan Adil b Sohail Khan||85||89||4||1||95.50|
|EJG Morgan*||c Younis Khan b Yasir Shah||0||3||0||0||0.00|
|RS Bopara||b Yasir Shah||11||25||1||0||44.00|
|JC Buttler†||b Sohail Khan||13||20||1||0||65.00|
|CJ Jordan||not out||31||27||1||1||114.81|
|SCJ Broad||c Misbah-ul-Haq b Wahab Riaz||0||1||0||0||0.00|
|JC Tredwell||not out||1||1||0||0||100.00|
|Extras||(lb 5, w 12)||17|
|Total||(8 wickets; 50 overs)||250||(5.00 runs per over)|
To batJM Anderson, JWA Taylor
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Ali, 1.2 ov), 2-69 (Hales, 15.4 ov), 3-135 (Ballance, 28.1 ov), 4-135 (Morgan, 28.4 ov), 5-157 (Bopara, 34.6 ov), 6-184 (Buttler, 40.4 ov), 7-244 (Root, 48.5 ov), 8-246 (Broad, 49.2 ov)
Ahmed Shehzad, Nasir Jamshed, Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq*, Sohaib Maqsood, Haris Sohail, Umar Akmal†,Shahid Afridi, Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah, Ehsan Adil, Sohail Khan
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