Once upon a time in Chennai

Venkatesh Prasad looks back at the part he played in the classic Test against Pakistan in 1999 (03:42)

July 14, 2014

Posted by Nigah on (July 15, 2014, 13:35 GMT)

I can't forget that tens test, full of thrill, here in my home I was watching on TV and that was a great shinny but rainy day. I was on feet until India All Out.

Posted by SUBBUS on (July 15, 2014, 12:35 GMT)

I remember being in the ground for this match. I was crying till I reached home after the match....What a match and what performances......Saqlain, Afridi, Prasad, Akram, Tendulkar.....The standing ovation that the Chennai crowd gave....

Posted by   on (July 15, 2014, 8:08 GMT)

Yes! Once upon a time...A memorable series.

Posted by fan_of_good_cricket on (July 15, 2014, 6:28 GMT)

OMG! Was he ever that good that the non-striker actually had to indicate to the batsman which way the bowl is going to go!!! :D. Well, I can believe him because he was bowling against Pakistan batting line-up.

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