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Indo-Pak Cricket On And Off ...

Indo-Pak Cricket On And Off ...
October 16, 1952 Five years after Partition, the first Test series began in India

February 13, 1961 After 12 successive draws, this was the last Test match between the two countries for 17 years (and two wars)

October 16, 1978 Indo-Pak Test cricket resumes at Faisalabad.

November 3, 1978 Captain Bishen Singh Bedi called his batsmen from the field (when 23 runs were required from 14 balls with eight wickets in hand) in protest against the persistent short-pitched bowling of Sarfraz Nawaz in the one-day game at Sahiwal. The Pakistani umpires were not calling them wides.

December 20, 1989 By resorting to tear gas and a baton charge, Karachi’s police converted crowd disturbances into a full-scale riot after Pakistan was precariously placed at 28 for three off 14.3 overs.

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