Originally Posted by One World
Not much when Pak and Zim were on the same boat
When you lose against associates and win against a couple of test playing nations, I would like to think it as just a flash in the pan. Indian team was a mess right back then and we succumbed to pressure. Almost same is the case with Pakistan. So hardly a very successful campaign imo. It's no good if you can't beat the associates in the world cup, no matter how many test teams you beat.
Not to forget, the format was different back then too. One upset and you're through to the super eights.