In this memorable picture of Pakistan vs India match Quarter-Final Bangalore 1996. The player’s facial expression tells it all at the post-match ceremony of the 1996 world cup. This great quarter-final was played at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. Pakistan had just been beaten by India by 39 runs after being restricted to a score of 248-9 in the 49 over’s they were allowed to bat in.
The date was March 9 and Bangalore’s inaugural floodlit international. It coincided with the first meeting of these teams on Indian soil for 6 and a half years. India notched up 287 for 8 in their 50 overs and Pakistan docked an over for their tardy bowling rate. They were crashed after a brilliant 84 runs start between stand-in Captain Aamir Sohail and Saeed Anwar.
Sohail is seen on the right above the wicketkeeper Rashid Latif and Indian captain Muhammad Azharuddin.  The absence of regular captain Wasim Akram through a side strain was bitterly felt. This is a memorable Quarter-Final Bangalore 1996 still in people’s minds. 
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Sohail is seen on the right above the wicket keeper Rashid Latif and Indian captain Muhammad Azharuddin.
Sohail is seen on the right above the wicketkeeper Rashid Latif and Indian captain Muhammad Azharuddin Quarter-Final Bangalore 1996.

Originally posted 2019-03-15 03:57:47.

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