When Bowlers Won the Match for India

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When India's Bowlers Won Match with their Batting - Watch some of the best match winning knocks by Indian tailenders which scripted some of the most famous wins for India in cricket history.

Srinath and Kumble have won many matches for India with the ball, but here is a rare and unforgettable instance when the legendary Indian bowling duo pulled off a thrilling win for India with the bat in a tense run-chase in the India vs Australia Titan Cup 1996 at Bangalore.

India were reeling at 164/8 chasing 216, after Sachin Tendulkar got out after a brave 88 and an Indian defeat was clearly on the cards with still 52 runs needed from 8 overs for victory when local boys Srinath and Kumble came together.

Srinath and Kumble partnership against Australia added 52 runs for 9th wicket, to take India to a thrilling and emphatic win by 2 wickets.

With Srinath finishing on an unbeaten 30 from 23 balls and Kumble with 16 off 19 balls.

In the 6th match of the India vs New Zealand 2002 ODI series in New Zealand at Auckland.

India scraped through to a nail-biting 1 wicket win in one of the best last over thrilling finishes in cricket history ever.

Chasing 200 to win, India were cruising at 182/3 and looked all set for an easy victory. But when Sehwag 112 got out.

there was a massive batting collapse and India lost the next 6 wickets for just 16 runs, and were left stranded at 198/9, with still 2 runs to win with 1 wicket left in the final over.

Javagal Srinath and Ashish Nehra were at the crease in a last over thriller.

The duo scrambled a run by escaping a narrow run-out and then Ashish Nehra hit the penultimate ball of the innings for a four, helping India win by 1 wicket in one the thrilling finishes in cricket and probably among the best finishes in cricket history for India in ODIs

In the 5th ODI of the same India vs New Zealand 2002 ODI series in New Zealand at Wellington, India were down in the dumps at 116-7 while chasing 169 and still needed 53 runs to win.

Defeat was certainly on the cards when Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh and the duo added 44 runs for the 9th wicket with Yuvraj Singh notching up a hard fought fifty. 

With victory just 9 runs away, Yuvraj was dismissed for 54 and the onus was now on Zaheer Khan, who was joined by Javagal Srinath, to take the team home. 

The pair made sure India got over the line with Zaheer Khan finishing off the match with an unbeaten 34 as India won the match by 2 wickets in one of the India greatest wins in ODI cricket.

During an India vs Sri Lanka ODI at Sharjah in 1998, Ajit Agarkar smashed 26 off 12 balls in tense run chase to give India victory by 3 wickets in the last over in match that India were certain to loose.



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