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1996–97 Carlton and United Series

The 1996–97 Carlton and United Series was a One Day International (ODI) cricket tri-series where Australia played host to Pakistan and West Indies. Pakistan and West Indies reached the Finals, which Pakistan won 2–0.

1996–97 Carlton and United Series
Date6 December 1996 – 20 January 1997
LocationAustralia
ResultWon by  Pakistan
2–0 in final series
Teams
 Australia  Pakistan  West Indies
Captains
Mark Taylor Wasim Akram Courtney Walsh
Most runs
Mark Waugh (358) Ijaz Ahmed (395) Brian Lara (424)
Most wickets
Shane Warne (19) Saqlain Mushtaq (17) Courtney Walsh (10)

SquadsEdit

Point tableEdit

Pos Team P W L NR T Points NRR
1   West Indies 8 5 3 0 0 10 −0.003
2   Pakistan 8 4 4 0 0 8 +0.109
3   Australia 8 3 5 0 0 6 −0.103

Result summaryEdit

  • 1st Match on 6 December 1996 at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne – Australia 173/5 (48.4 overs) defeated West Indies, 172 (49.2 overs) by 5 wickets.[1]
  • 2nd Match on 8 December 1996 at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney – Australia 162/242 overs) defeated West Indies16148.3 overs) by 8 wickets.[2]
  • 3rd Match on 15 December 1996 at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide – Pakistan 223 (49.5 overs) defeated Australia, 211 (47.5 overs) by 12 runs.[3]
  • 4th Match on 17 December 1996 at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide – West Indies 177/3 (36.1 overs) defeated Pakistan, 176 (48.4 overs) by 7 wickets.[4]
  • 5th Match on 1 January 1997 at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney – Pakistan 203/6 (45.3 overs) defeated Australia, 199 (47.1 overs) by 4 wickets.[5]
  • 6th Match on 3 January 1997 at Gabba, Brisbane – West Indies 198/4 (48.1 overs) defeated Pakistan, 197 (49.5 overs) by 6 wickets.[6]
  • 7th Match on 5 January 1997 at Gabba, Brisbane – West Indies 284/3 (48.5 overs) defeated Australia, 281/4 (50 overs) by 7 wickets.[7]
  • 8th Match on 7 January 1997 at Bellerive Oval, Hobart – Pakistan 149 (45.2 overs) defeated Australia, 120 (41.3 overs) by 29 runs.[8]
  • 9th Match on 10 January 1997 at WACA Ground, Perth – West Indies 258/5 (48.4 overs) defeated Pakistan, 257/7 (50 overs) by 5 wickets.[9]
  • 10th Match on 12 January 1997 at WACA Ground, Perth – West Indies 269/6 (49.2 overs) defeated Australia, 267/7 (50 overs) by 4 wickets.[10]
  • 11th Match on 14 January 1997 at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney – Pakistan 183/2 (39.2 overs) defeated West Indies, 181 (47.3 overs) by 8 wickets.[11]
  • 12th Match on 16 January 1997 at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne – Australia 182/7 (49.3 overs) defeated Pakistan, 181/9 (50 overs) by 3 wickets.[12]

Final seriesEdit

Pakistan won the best of three final series against West Indies 2–0.

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1st Match, Carlton & United Series at Melbourne, Dec 6 1996". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  2. ^ "2nd Match, Carlton & United Series at Sydney, Dec 8 1996". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  3. ^ "3rd Match, Carlton & United Series at Adelaide, Dec 15 1996". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  4. ^ "4th Match, Carlton & United Series at Adelaide, Dec 17 1996". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  5. ^ "5th Match, Carlton & United Series at Sydney, Jan 1 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  6. ^ "6th Match, Carlton & United Series at Brisbane, Jan 3 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  7. ^ "7th Match, Carlton & United Series at Brisbane, Jan 5 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  8. ^ "8th Match, Carlton & United Series at Hobart, Jan 7 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  9. ^ "9th Match, Carlton & United Series at Perth, Jan 10 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  10. ^ "10th Match, Carlton & United Series at Perth, Jan 12 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  11. ^ "11th Match, Carlton & United Series at Sydney, Jan 14 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  12. ^ "12th Match, Carlton & United Series at Melbourne, Jan 16 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  13. ^ "1st Match, Carlton & United Series at Sydney, Jan 18 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  14. ^ "2nd Match, Carlton & United Series at Melbourne, Jan 20 1997". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 27 September 2017.