England vs Pakistan, 5th ODI at Cardiff, Highlights: Visitors avoid whitewash with four-wicket win

FP Sports, Sep, 05 2016
England vs Pakistan, 5th ODI at Cardiff, Highlights: Visitors avoid whitewash with four-wicket win

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Toss: Pakistan captain Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to field in the fifth and final one-day international against England in Cardiff on Sunday.

England, 4-0 up and bidding for a first home 5-0 series whitewash, made three changes to the side that won by four wickets at Headingley on Thursday. They gave an ODI debut to Hampshire left-arm spinner Liam Dawson, with specialist slow bowlers Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid both rested.

Alex Hales bats in the final ODI at Cardiff. AFP

Pacemen Chris Woakes and Mark Wood returned, with fast bowler Liam Plunkett also rested from this match in the Welsh capital.

Pakistan made two changes, left-arm quick Mohammad Amir returning after giant quick Mohammad Irfan was ruled out of the rest of the tour after cramping up at Headingley, and all-rounder Shoaib Malik replacing top-order batsman Sami Aslam.

The Pakistan team also featured all-rounder Imad Wasim, born in the south Wales town of Swansea.

Teams:

England: Jason Roy, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Ben Stokes, Liam Dawson, Chris Woakes, David Willey, Chris Jordan, Mark Wood.

Pakistan: Sharjeel Khan,Azhar Ali (c), Shoaib Malik, Babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed (wk), Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Nawaz, Imad Wasim, Umar Gul, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir.

Published Date: Sep 04, 2016 | Updated Date: Sep 05, 2016


Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 5957 119
2 Australia 5505 117
3 India 4579 114
4 England 5645 113
5 New Zealand 5123 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 New Zealand 1625 125
2 England 1962 123
3 Pakistan 2417 121
4 West Indies 2222 117
5 India 2183 115