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India vs Pakistan 1st Test 1999 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - India vs Pakistan 1st Test 1999


Watch the highlights of India vs Pakistan 1st Test 1999 - Pakistan tour of India 2-match Test series of the 1st Test match played between Pakistan and India at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai in 28th January to 31st January 1999.

India vs Pakistan 1st Test 1999 Highlights
All over bar the standing ovation: Saqlain gets the final wicket, Srinath © AFP

Heroic Shahid Afridi's maiden century and Saqlain Mushtaq's 10-wickets gives Pakistan stunning 12-run victory over India, despite a Sachin Tendulkar's magnificent fighting knock of 136 and take a 1-0 lead in a epic game of the first Test match.

* Anil Kumble's 6 for 70 was his fourth best bowling performance for India in Test matches and the ninth best bowling figures by Indian bowler against Pakistan in Tests.

* Anil Kumble's 6 for 40 was his 12th 5-wicket haul or more wickets for India in Test matches and the joint fourth most 5-wicket haul or more wickets for India in Tests, jointly with Subhash Gupte.

* Saqlain Mushtaq's 5 for 93 was his fourth best bowling performance for Pakistan in Test matches and the eighth most 5-wicket haul or more wickets for Pakistan in Tests.

* Saqlain Mushtaq's 5 for 93 was his sixth 5-wicket haul or more wickets for Pakistan in Test matches.

* Venkatesh Prasad's 6 for 33 was his best bowling performance for India in Test matches and the sixth best bowling figures by an Indian bowler against Pakistan in Tests.

* Venkatesh Prasad's 6 for 33 was his sixth 5-wicket haul or more wickets for India in Test matches and the joint eighth most 5-wicket haul or more wickets for India in Tests, jointly with Dilip Doshi.

* 18 : Sachin Tendulkar hit the third most centuries for India in One-day internationals after Sunil Gavaskar (34) and Mohammad Azharuddin (21).

* Saqlain Mushtaq took 10-wickets in this match - This is Saqlain Mushtaq's first ten-wicket in a match in Test matches and Pakistan's sixth best figures in a match against India in Tests.

* India lost their last four wickets for just 4-runs in their second innings - which was their joint worst last four-wicket collapse against Pakistan in Test matches. They went from 254 for 6 to 258 for all out.

PAKISTAN 1st Innings scored  238 for all-out (79.5 overs) with top scorer by Moin Khan 60 (117) and Mohammad Yousuf 53 (107)

1st Innings India best bowler by Anil Kumble 6/70 (24.5) and Javagal Srinath 3/63 (15)

INDIA 1st Innings scored 254 for all-out (81.1 over) with top scorer by Sourav Ganguly 54 (138) and Rahul Dravid 53 (113)

1st Innings Pakistan best bowler by Saqlain Mushtaq 5/94(35) and Shahid Afridi 3/31 (7.1)

PAKISTAN 2nd Innings scored 286 for all-out (71.2 overs) with top scorer by Shahid Afridi 141 (191) - which was his first Test hundred - including 21-fours & 3-sixes and Inzamam-ul-Haq 51 (74)

2nd Innings India best bowler by Venkatesh Prasad 6/33 (10.2) and Sachin Tendulkar 2/35 (7)

INDIA 2nd Innings scored 258 for all-out (95.2 overs) with top scorer by Sachin Tendulkar 136 (273) - which was his 18th Test hundred & his first century against Pakistan in Tests and Nayan Mongia 52 (135)

2nd Innings Pakistan best bowler by Saqlain Mushtaq 5/93 (32.2) and Wasim Akram 3/80 (22)

Sachin Tendulkar named Player of the match for his magnificent fighting 136-runs knocked off facing 273-balls including 18-fours.

Shahid Afridi 141 & Inzamam-ul-Haq 51 Match-saving Partnership
Day 4 Highlights