Sachin’s class act at WACA
Occasion: India in Australia Test Series - 5th Test, 1992
Brief Scores: Australia 346, 367-6 dec; India 272, 141
Result: Australia won by 300 runs
Star(s) of the match: Michael Whitney
With a patient 107, David Boon guided Australia to 346 in their first innings, before Merv Huges and Mike Whitney bundled out Team India for 272 in return. Sachin scored a timely 114 on a challenging WACA pitch. Dean Jones (150*) and Tom Moody helped the hosts to a commanding 367-6 when the skipper declared their second innings. Set to chase a massive 442 for victory, Team India slipped from a comfortable 82-0 to 141 all out as Australia won the match by a whopping margin of 300 runs.
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