Captain Mohammad Azhar and Raju with their thinking caps on in between overs, Kerala v Hyderabad, Ranji Trophy (South Zone League) 1999/00, 24-27 November 1999 at Regional Engineering College Ground, Kozhikode. © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jun 8, 1999

    Wasim Akram holds up his hands as India's Mohammad Azharuddin looks at the sky © AFP

  • Jun 8, 1999

    Shoaib Akhtar holds his head as India's captain Mohammad Azharuddin piles on the runs © AFP

  • May 4, 1999

    The captains of the cricket teams taking part in the 1999 Cricket World Cup © AFP

  • Apr 24, 1999

    Mohammed Azaruddin presented a momento wishing him and the Indian Cricket team good luck for the World Cup in England © AFP

  • Apr 24, 1999

    Kapil Dev shows the 'Good Luck India' book in Bombay 23 April 1999 to Mohammed Azaruddin © AFP

  • Apr 10, 1999

    Mohammad Azharuddin batting © AFP

  • Apr 10, 1999

    Azhar reaches his half-century © AFP

  • Mar 24, 1999

    Arjuna Ranatunga and Mohammad Azharuddin at the toss © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 24, 1999

    Mohammad Azharuddin and Arjuna Ranatunga walking out for the toss © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Feb 27, 1999

    Azharuddin drives the ball to the covers © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Feb 27, 1999

    Srinath strikes again © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Feb 6, 1999

    Prasad and Azharuddin combination dismissing Saleem Malik © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Feb 6, 1999

    Azharuddin in cracking form, executing a square cut © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jan 29, 1999

    Pakistani fielders rejoice as Azharuddin begins his long walk © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jan 29, 1999

    Azharuddin caught at silly point by Inzamam-ul-Haq © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jan 28, 1999

    Rival captains Wasim Akram and Mohammad Azharuddin shake hands at the toss © AFP

  • Jan 14, 1999

    Mohammad Azhauruddin hits a 6, watched by Adam Parore © AFP