Pakistan has a rich history in the cricket world cup, they have won the trophy once in their cricket history. it was Captain Imran Khan who won the world cup in 1992. Pakistan has always been a very competitive side in world cricket. In this article, we will tell you about the history of the Pakistan team in the ODIs world cup.
Highest Total In Cricket World Cup
Pakistan’s highest team total in the cricket world Cup came against Zimbabwe in the 2007 world Cup at Kingston. They made 349 runs against Zimbabwe.
Most Run Scorer In CWC
Pakistan’s highest run-getter in ODI World Cups is their former legendary batter, Javed Miandad who made 1083 runs in cricket World Cups.
Most Individual Score
Pakistan’s highest individual score was made by Imran Nazir in 2007 against Zimbabwe in Kingston. Imran made 160 runs against Zimbabwe.
Highest Wicket-Taker In ODI World Cup
Pakistan’s highest wicket-taker in cricket world cups is none other than the king of swing, the legend himself, Wasim Akram who took 55 wickets in the ODI world cups for Pakistan.
Best Bowling Figures In Cricket World Cup
Pakistan’s best left-arm pacer now, Shaheen Shah Afridi has the best bowling figures by a Pakistani bowler in cricket world cups. He took 6 wickets in 9.1 overs and gave only 35 runs against Bangladesh in the 2019 world cup at Lord’s.
Who played the most matches in CWC?
Wasim Akram played most world cup matches for Pakistan. He played 38 matches for Pakistan in the ODI world cups.
When did Pakistan reach the finals of the World Cup?
Pakistan has played only 2 finals in their cricket world cup history. they played their first in 1992 against England in Melbourne, where they won the cup. They played their second in 1999 against Australia at Lord’s but they lost that final to Australia.
How many Semifinals matches did Pakistan play in the World Cup?
Pakistan has played 6 semi-finals in 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992, 1999, and 2011.