Sunday, April 14, 2019

Venkatesh Prasad's brilliant spell 5-27 to India win

Cricket Article - Venkatesh Prasad's brilliant spell 5-27 to India win

ICC World Cup one day international tournament 4th Super ODI match played between India and Pakistan at Manchester in 1999 - India won by 47 runs.

India won the toss elected to batting first, In 50 overs India scored 227 for 6, Sachin Tendulkar scored a brilliant 45.

Rahul Dravid and Mohammad Azharuddin completed their half century and scoreboard pushed to 200 plus.

Rahul Dravid played important innings, he scored outstanding 61 off 89 and India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin played crusial innings he scored 59 off 77 balls, India didn't set the reliable target.

Pakistan chasing 228, Saeed Anwar good started, he got out for 36, Inzamam-ul-Haq key player he take the responsibility his shoulder, he scored 41 off 93, Inzamam added important runs for Pakistan.

Moin Khan contributed 34, Pakistan batting line-up failed to chase except Saeed Anwar, Inzamam-ul-Haq and Moin Khan.

In this match Abdur Razzaq used Moin Khan as a runner after 36.1 overs but he bowled out by Javagal Srinath.

Pakistan all out for 180 runs, India bowlers Javagal Srinath took three, Anil Kumble took two wickets and Venkatesh Prasad's economy excellent bowling performance to he took five wicket haul helped to India beat Pakistan by 47 runs.