Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Azharuddin's 94 - Kumble's 3-42 helped to India in final

Highlights - Azharuddin's 94 - Kumble's 3-42 helped to India in final

Titan Cup triangular one day international series 9th ODI cricket match played between India and Australia at Chandigarh in 1996 - India won by 5 runs.

India getting good scores from Sachin Tendulkar, who really squandered a big one but Sachin and Navjot Singh Sidhu start very well.

India stand up first wicket 54, Sachin's super timing shot boundaries around the ground, Sachin scored brilliant 62 from just 60 deliveries, Sachin out there and he's holed out and that will be a disappointment to the Indian Captain.

Robin Singh lightening between the wickets, well that will helped to India, Mohammad Azharuddin and Rahul Dravid score push to scoreboard.

Mohammad Azharuddin continues to us a routine pulled away to short of the boundaries, Azharuddin dismissals at nervous nineties, he scored 94, mark Waugh takes the blinder catch to dismiss Mohammad Azharuddin.

Rahul Dravid and Nayan hitting boundaries against Glenn McGrath's bad deliveries, Dravid hits brilliant half century, he scored a 56 and set the 290 target.

India have equalled their highest score against Australia in a one day international that time.

Mark Taylor won the toss and sent to India into bat it was a dangerous ploy may be an indication of the lack of confidence, he has in his bowlers at the moment, it's very good pitch but someone's going to have to play a blinder for Australia.

Australia chasing 290, Australia have good started by Mark Waugh and  Mark Taylor, Anil Kumble to Mark Taylor move it's hit ball it's to edge Keeper Nayan Mongia takes the catch, appealed by Anil Kumble and Nayan Mongia but umpire not given out to Mark Taylor.

Finally Robin Singh break the partnership, he bowled the Mark Waugh (37), this is Robin Singh's has picked up his first wicket in international cricket.

Mark Taylor scored a magnificent 78 off 92 balls, Kumble strike the Mark Taylor, Taylor's bat missed the ball goes pad and umpire given lbw.

Steve Waugh contribute 33 off 40, Australia's great match finisher Michael Bevan fail to chase, he scored a run a ball 40 off 43 deliveries.

Michael Slater scored a delightful 52 off 38 deliveries, Javagal Srinath prizes Michael Slater with leg before wicket.

Anil Kumble take the last 2 wickets to helped India win by 5 runs and India reached the Titan Cup Final, Mohammad Azharuddin's brilliant batting he got the Man of the Match Award.