Walshs warning

Pakistan v West Indies, Lahore 1987

Pakistan won by one wicket

What happened
Pakistan had come into their home World Cup (co-hosted with India) as possible favourites. They won their first two games, and were now taking on two-time world

KOd by KOB

England v Ireland – group stage, Bangalore 2011

Ireland won by three wickets

What happened
After they narrowly fell to Bangladesh in their opening match of the tournament, not much was expected from Associate qualifier Ireland against a far stronger

A cornered giant

His innings at the 1992 World Cup semi-final set Inzamam on his way to become one of Pakistan’s greatest batsmen

New Zealand v Pakistan, semi-final, Auckland 1992

Pakistan won by four wickets

What happened
New Zealand had become favourites for