Pakistan’s love for cricket is an open secret it is not just our passion but our players have made some extraordinary records in every cricket format.
Googly master Mushtaq Ahmed has shared memory with the cricket fans from the past in Bol News Program Googly with Mushi.
The match was played between Australia vs Pakistan in Karachi in 1994, Inzamam-ul-Haq and Mushtaq Ahmed were on the field in an unbeaten 57-run stand – the then highest 10th-wicket partnership in a fourth-inning chase.
In the history of Cricket, this duo’s stout-hearted performance brought Pakistan to a dramatic one-wicket victory over Australia in Karachi.
Note that Australia played the first inning and gave a lead of 81 runs to Pakistan, were drifting at 171 for 2 in their second.
Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis got the last eight wickets for 61 and Pakistan was prepared to chase a tough but gettable target of 314.
The Pakistan inning had single-digit scores swaying with good inning, and when the smoke cleared, Inzamam was on the pitch staring at a scoreboard that read 258 runs for only 1 wicket in hand, with Mushtaq Ahmed walking in the ground.
Inzamam -ul-Haq and Mushtaq Ahmed’s unbreakable partnership made history and added the required runs and won the Test.