Classic contests between India and Pakistan
Whenever India, Pakistan clash it's an affair to remember. The two countries have a penchant to create unforgettable moments. Remember Sachin's six off Shoaib Akhtar in the 2003 World Cup? Remember Joginder Sharma's last over in the2007 T20 World Cup? Remember Venkatesh Prasad giving it back to Aamir Sohail in the 1996 World Cup? MSN India recounts some magic moments between the two old foes.
Date: March 18, 2012
Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium
Result: India won by 6 wickets
Centuries from Nasir Jamshed (112) and Mohammad Hafeez (105) saw Pakistan raking up a mammoth total of 329/6, after winning the toss and opting to bat first. In reply, India got off to a terrible start with Gautam Gambhir falling for a duck off the very second ball of the inning. Thankfully, Virat Kohli (183) brought up his highest ODI score, forging crucial partnerships first with Sachin Tendulkar (52), and then with Rohit Sharma (68), as India overhauled the target with 13 balls to spare. Skipper MS Dhoni struck the winning runs, as his side registered their best ever ODI chase.
Pakistan: 329/6 from 50 overs
India: 330/4 from 47.5 overs