Brisbane, March 1: Former champions Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by runs in their third game of the ICC World Cup 2015 at the Gabba here. The two teams have met six times in World Cup cricket with Pakistan winning five of them. One match was washed out by rain.
Here is a look at the brief results of Pakistan versus Zimbabwe matches at World Cups since 1992 when they had first met:
- Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 53 runs at Hobart in 1992 [Pak 254/4 in 50 overs, Zim 201/7 in 50 overs]
- Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 148 runs at The Oval in 1999 [Pak 271/9 in 50 overs, Zim 123 in 40.3 overs]
- Match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at Bulawayo in 2003 was abandoned due to rain [Pak 73/3 in 14 overs]
- Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 93 runs at Kingston in 2007 [Pak 349 in 49.5 overs, Zim 99 all out in 19.1 overs (revised target 193 in 20 overs)]
- Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 7 wickets at Kandy in 2011 [Zim 151/7 in 39.4 overs, Pak 164/3 in 34.1 overs (revised target 164 in 38 overs)]
- Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 20 runs at Brisbane in 2015 [Pak 235/7 in 50 overs, Zim 215 in 49.4 overs]