Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Wasim Akram
    43
    66
    41
    5
    0
    104.87
    lbw b Wasim Akram
    23
    57
    45
    4
    0
    51.11
    lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq
    53
    152
    113
    5
    1
    46.90
    c Saleem Malik b Saqlain Mushtaq
    0
    5
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Saqlain Mushtaq
    11
    53
    28
    2
    0
    39.28
    c Ijaz Ahmed b Shahid Afridi
    54
    213
    138
    3
    2
    39.13
    st †Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq
    5
    13
    6
    1
    0
    83.33
    c Yousuf Youhana b Saqlain Mushtaq
    4
    49
    46
    0
    0
    8.69
    not out
    25
    100
    67
    4
    0
    37.31
    c Ijaz Ahmed b Shahid Afridi
    10
    17
    7
    1
    0
    142.85
    st †Moin Khan b Shahid Afridi
    4
    15
    11
    0
    0
    36.36
    Extras
    22 (b 2, lb 2, nb 18)
    TOTAL
    254 all out (81.1 Overs, RR: 3.12)
    Fall of wickets: 1-67 (VVS Laxman, 12.5 ov), 2-71 (S Ramesh, 14.5 ov), 3-72 (SR Tendulkar, 15.6 ov), 4-103 (M Azharuddin, 27.4 ov), 5-156 (R Dravid, 47.2 ov), 6-166 (NR Mongia, 49.1 ov), 7-188 (A Kumble, 61.2 ov), 8-229 (SC Ganguly, 73.5 ov), 9-246 (J Srinath, 77.1 ov), 10-254 (BKV Prasad, 81.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Wasim Akram2046023.00010
    Waqar Younis1224804.0000
    Saqlain Mushtaq3589452.6805
    Shahid Afridi7.103134.3203
    Nadeem Khan701702.4200
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Waqar Younis
    5
    15
    14
    1
    0
    35.71
    lbw b Waqar Younis
    0
    25
    15
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Wasim Akram
    10
    110
    55
    1
    0
    18.18
    c Wasim Akram b Saqlain Mushtaq
    136
    405
    273
    18
    0
    49.81
    lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq
    7
    59
    34
    1
    0
    20.58
    c †Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq
    2
    31
    25
    0
    0
    8.00
    c Waqar Younis b Wasim Akram
    52
    192
    135
    3
    1
    38.51
    c & b Saqlain Mushtaq
    8
    40
    20
    0
    1
    40.00
    lbw b Wasim Akram
    1
    7
    5
    0
    0
    20.00
    b Saqlain Mushtaq
    1
    17
    8
    0
    0
    12.50
    not out
    0
    14
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    36 (b 8, lb 10, nb 18)
    TOTAL
    258 all out (95.2 Overs, RR: 2.70)
    Fall of wickets: 1-5 (S Ramesh, 3.4 ov), 2-6 (VVS Laxman, 5.4 ov), 3-50 (R Dravid, 22.6 ov), 4-73 (M Azharuddin, 35.1 ov), 5-82 (SC Ganguly, 41.5 ov), 6-218 (NR Mongia, 86.1 ov), 7-254 (SR Tendulkar, 91.5 ov), 8-256 (A Kumble, 92.6 ov), 9-256 (SB Joshi, 93.1 ov), 10-258 (J Srinath, 95.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Wasim Akram2248033.63016
    Waqar Younis1262622.1600
    Shahid Afridi1672301.4302
    Saqlain Mushtaq32.289352.8700
    Nadeem Khan1351801.3801

Close of Play

  • Thu, 28 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 48/0 (S Ramesh 30*, VVS Laxman 18*, 8 ov)
  • Fri, 29 Jan - day 2 - Pakistan 2nd innings 34/1 (Shahid Afridi 16*, Ijaz Ahmed 11*, 8.5 ov)
  • Sat, 30 Jan - day 3 - India 2nd innings 40/2 (R Dravid 8*, SR Tendulkar 20*, 19 ov)
  • Sun, 31 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 258 (95.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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