Dekh Pakistan
England vs Pakistan - Marylebone Cricket Club in Ceylon and Pakistan 1968/69 (1st Test)
England first innings:306 (all out, 119.1 overs)
Pakistan first innings:209 (all out, 70.2 overs)
England second innings:225 (9 wickets, declared, 84.5 overs)
Pakistan second innings:203 (5 wickets, 79 overs)
Match drawn

Match Information

Title
Marylebone Cricket Club in Ceylon and Pakistan 1968/69 (1st Test)
Venue
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore on 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th February 1969 (4 -day match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
England won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Match drawn
Umpires
Munawwar Hussain, Shujauddin
Close Of Play Day 1
England (1) 226/5 (D'Oliveira 16*, Knott 5*)
Close Of Play Day 2
Pakistan (1) 176/8 (Shafqat Rana 22*)
Close Of Play Day 3
England (2) 174/7 (Fletcher 69*, Brown 12*)

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
JH Edrich c Asif Masood b Intikhab Alam 549 -
RM Prideaux c Shafqat Rana b Asif Masood 9
*MC Cowdrey c Wasim Bari b Majid Khan 10024012 -
TW Graveney c Asif Iqbal b Intikhab Alam 13
KWR Fletcher c Intikhab Alam b Saeed Ahmed 20
BL D'Oliveira c Mohammad Ilyas b Intikhab Alam 26
+APE Knott lbw b Saeed Ahmed 52
DL Underwood c Intikhab Alam b Saeed Ahmed
DJ Brown b Saeed Ahmed 7
PI Pocock b Intikhab Alam 12
RMH Cottam not out 4
Extra(s) 9 (4 b, 2 lb, 3 nb)
Total 306 (all out, 119.1 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Asif Masood215591 -
Asif Iqbal4211 -
Majid Khan188251 -
Intikhab Alam40.181174 -
Saeed Ahmed205644 -
Mushtaq Mohammad14615 -
Shafqat Rana26 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Mohammad Ilyas lbw b Brown
Aftab Gul c D'Oliveira b Brown 12
*Saeed Ahmed c Knott b D'Oliveira 18
Asif Iqbal c D'Oliveira b Cottam 70150 -
Mushtaq Mohammad c Fletcher b Cottam 4
Hanif Mohammad b Brown 7
Majid Khan c Pocock b Underwood 18
Shafqat Rana c Knott b Cottam 30
Intikhab Alam c D'Oliveira b Pocock 12
+Wasim Bari not out 14
Asif Masood b Cottam 11
Extra(s) 13 (8 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)
Total 209 (all out, 70.2 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Brown14433 -
Cottam22.25504 -
D'Oliveira82281 -
Underwood164361 -
Pocock103391 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
JH Edrich c Majid Khan b Asif Masood 8
RM Prideaux b Majid Khan 5
*MC Cowdrey c Wasim Bari b Asif Masood 12
TW Graveney run out 12
KWR Fletcher b Majid Khan 832408 -
BL D'Oliveira c Mushtaq Mohammad b Saeed Ahmed 5
+APE Knott b Asif Masood 30
DL Underwood c Aftab Gul b Mushtaq Mohammad 6
DJ Brown not out 44
PI Pocock b Saeed Ahmed 1
RMH Cottam did not bat
Extra(s) 19 (6 b, 9 lb, 4 nb)
Total 225 (9 wickets, declared, 84.5 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Asif Masood254683 -
Majid Khan205412 -
Intikhab Alam15529 -
Saeed Ahmed15.53442 -
Mushtaq Mohammad91241 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Mohammad Ilyas c Fletcher b Brown 1 - -
Aftab Gul c Pocock b Underwood 29
*Saeed Ahmed b Cottam 39
Asif Iqbal c and b Cottam - -
Mushtaq Mohammad not out 34
Majid Khan c Pocock b Brown 68
Hanif Mohammad not out 23
Shafqat Rana did not bat
Intikhab Alam did not bat
+Wasim Bari did not bat
Asif Masood did not bat
Extra(s) 9 (3 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)
Total 203 (5 wickets, 79 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Brown154472 -
Cottam131352 -
Underwood198291 -
Pocock16441 -
Fletcher8231 -
Graveney611 -
Prideaux22 -
RMH Cottam made his debut in Test matches
Aftab Gul made his debut in Test matches
Asif Masood made his debut in Test matches
JH Edrich (1) 50 in 80 balls, 117 minutes
MC Cowdrey (1) 50 in 118 balls, 123 minutes
MC Cowdrey (1) 100 in 219 balls, 227 minutes with 12 fours
MC Cowdrey (1) passed 35500 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 95
APE Knott (1) 50 in 78 balls with 8 fours
Asif Iqbal (1) 50 in 93 balls
Shafqat Rana (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in Test matches
Wasim Bari (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in Test matches
KWR Fletcher (2) passed his previous highest score of 23 in Test matches
KWR Fletcher (2) 50 in 124 balls, 142 minutes
BL D'Oliveira (2) passed 1000 runs in Test matches when he reached 2
DJ Brown (2) equalled his previous highest score of 44 in Test matches
Aftab Gul (2) passed 1500 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 16
Majid Khan (2) 50 in 58 balls, 60 minutes with 10 fours
Aftab Gul made his debut for Pakistan in First -Class matches
Asif Masood made his debut for Pakistan in First -Class matches
RMH Cottam made his debut for England in First -Class matches
JH Edrich made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
DJ Brown made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
BL D'Oliveira made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
DL Underwood made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
Wasim Bari made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
APE Knott made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
PI Pocock made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
KWR Fletcher made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
RM Prideaux made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
TW Graveney made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
MC Cowdrey made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
Saeed Ahmed achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed APE Knott in the England first innings (previous best was 3 -41)
RMH Cottam reached 450 wickets in First -Class matches when he dismissed Shafqat Rana, his 3rd wicket in the Pakistan first innings