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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v PAKISTAN
NATIONAL STADIUM, KARACHI
JANUARY 18, 1978
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 30.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in Pakistan Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 31% 22 34 29 100
Pakistan 66% 32 34 34 76

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 266 10 739
2 Pakistan 281 10 570
3 England 222 5 534

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 PAKISTAN ENGLAND 1902-08-11 1921-05-28 1931-01-01 1939-06-24 1952-02-06 1958-12-05 1963-02-15 1968-02-08 1973-06-21 1977-12-14

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS PAKISTAN PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
3 6 30.8 796 742 0.52 0.48
3 5 28.7 724 712 0.5 0.5
3 4 29.5 723 695 0.51 0.49
3 3 30.2 716 674 0.52 0.48
3 2 30.5 696 648 0.52 0.48
3 1 27.7 578 586 0.5 0.5
2 10 27.4 540 554 0.49 0.51
2 9 28.2 519 551 0.49 0.51
2 8 29.4 501 557 0.47 0.53
2 7 31.1 484 574 0.46 0.54
2 6 31.8 457 561 0.45 0.55
2 5 33.1 431 561 0.43 0.57
2 4 31.1 391 481 0.45 0.55
2 3 33.3 366 500 0.42 0.58
2 2 32.2 330 444 0.43 0.57
2 1 27.2 293 305 0.49 0.51
1 10 26.6 266 266 0.5 0.5
1 9 25.8 232 232 0.5 0.5
1 8 25.4 203 203 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.1 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 6 31.5 189 189 0.5 0.5
1 5 21.4 107 107 0.5 0.5
1 4 21.2 85 85 0.5 0.5
1 3 24.0 72 72 0.5 0.5
1 2 34.5 69 69 0.5 0.5
1 1 17.0 17 17 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
PH Edmonds England 198 66 7 115.9
Iqbal Qasim Pakistan 414 107 5 40.8
Abdul Qadir Pakistan 289 107 5 28.5
Sikander Bakht Pakistan 192 79 3 9.2
Sarfraz Nawaz Pakistan 258 84 1 1.3
GA Cope England 168 77 1 1.7
G Miller England 84 71 1 0.9
Wasim Raja Pakistan 78 31 1 1.1
RGD Willis England 48 23 1 1.6
JK Lever England 72 32 0 0.0
Javed Miandad Pakistan 12 5 0 0.0
Haroon Rasheed Pakistan 6 3 0 0.0
Mohsin Khan Pakistan 6 3 0 0.0
Mudassar Nazar Pakistan 6 1 0 0.0
Shafiq Ahmed Pakistan 6 1 0 0.0
Wasim Bari (c) † Pakistan 6 2 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GRJ Roope England 89 1 398 18 2.0
G Boycott (c) England 87 2 311 18 0.7
DW Randall England 78 2 238 16 0.6
Mudassar Nazar Pakistan 76 1 209 27 1.5
RW Taylor † England 54 1 291 11 0.1
Wasim Raja Pakistan 47 1 115 17 0.4
Mohsin Khan Pakistan 44 1 137 16 0.2
JK Lever England 33 0 88 7 0.1
BC Rose England 28 2 97 6 0.1
Haroon Rasheed Pakistan 27 1 47 10 0.1
Javed Miandad Pakistan 23 1 81 8 0.0
Abdul Qadir Pakistan 21 1 53 7 0.1
GA Cope England 18 1 69 4 0.0
G Miller England 14 2 91 3 0.0
MW Gatting England 11 2 66 2 0.0
Shafiq Ahmed Pakistan 10 1 35 4 0.0
Iqbal Qasim Pakistan 8 1 42 3 0.0
Sikander Bakht Pakistan 7 0 14 2 0.0
PH Edmonds England 6 1 19 1 0.0
Wasim Bari (c) † Pakistan 6 1 33 2 0.0
RGD Willis England 5 1 58 1 0.0
Sarfraz Nawaz Pakistan 0 1 2 0 0.0

ENGLAND v PAKISTAN
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Pakistan in 28 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 24 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous England v Pakistan test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

ENGLAND PAKISTAN STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
PAKISTAN
WIN EXP.
January 02, 1978
Niaz Stadium, Hyderabad
40 56
December 14, 1977
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
66 30
August 22, 1974
Kennington Oval, London
76 22
August 08, 1974
Lord's, London
84 14
July 25, 1974
Headingley, Leeds
91 8
March 24, 1973
National Stadium, Karachi
58 39
March 16, 1973
Niaz Stadium, Hyderabad
44 52
March 02, 1973
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
65 31
July 08, 1971
Headingley, Leeds
65 32