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Sachin Tendulkar 127* - India vs Kenya 6th Match Wills World Cup 1996 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sachin Tendulkar 127* - India vs Kenya 6th Match Wills World Cup 1996


Watch the highlights of Sachin Tendulkar 127* - India vs Kenya 6th Match Wills World Cup 1996 - 1996 Wills World Cup tournament of the 6th ODI match played between Kenya and India at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack in 18th February 1996.

Sachin Tendulkar 127* - India vs Kenya 6th Match Wills World Cup 1996 Highlights
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Anil Kumble and Venkatapathy Raju's combined 5-wickets before Sachin Tendulkar's unbeaten century and Ajay Jadeja's half-century steers to India crushing seven-wicket victory over Debutant Kenya in the sixth match of a Wills World Cup.

* Sachin Tendulkar's unbeaten 127 was the third highest score for India in One-day international, It is the second highest score by an Indian batsman in World Cup after Kapil Dev's unbeaten 175 and the tenth highest score by a batsman in World Cups.

* 163 : Ajay Jadeja and Sachin Tendulkar set up the third highest first-wicket partnership for India in One-day international, India's joint eight highest any-wicket stand in ODIs, jointly unbeaten 163-run stand held by between Sunil Gavaskar and Mohammad Azharuddin against England at The Oval in 1986, It is the India's highest first-wicket stand in World Cup and It is the fourth highest opening stand in World Cups.

Kenya scored 199-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by Steve Tikolo struck 65 off 83-balls including 4-fours & a six.

Dipak Chudasama scored 29 off 51-balls including 5-fours, Kennedy Otieno 27, Maurice Odumbe 26 and Tito Odumbe 15 not out.

India best bowler by Anil Kumble picked up 3-wickets, Venkatapathy Raju took two-wickets and one for Venkatesh Prasad.

India chased 203-3 in 41.5 overs with top scorer by Sachin Tendulkar 127 not out - which was his 5th ODI hundred, his first century against Kenya in ODIs & his first ODI century in World Cup and Ajay Jadeja struck 53 off 85-balls including 4-fours & a six.

Kenya best bowler by Steve Tikolo, Aasif Karim and Maurice Odumbe each took one-wickets.

Sachin Tendulkar named Player of the match for his tmatch-winning magnificent unbeaten 127-runs knocked off facing 138-balls including 15-fours and a six.