Iconic Moments: India vs Australia in Tests

Mankaded, the final frontier, Shoulder Before Wicket and many more.

The Chennai Tied Test [1986]: Dean Jones (above) and his hospitalisation. Allan Border needling him to carry on. Border getting into an argument with umpire Dotiwala. Greg Matthews wearing two jumpers in the heat, just to show how tough he was. Chetan Sharma telling Tim Zoehrer where he’ll put his bat if he didn’t stop chirping, and Zoehrer bending over in response. Kapil’s incredible first-innings hundred, Ravi Shastri trying to feed off the crowd that steadily built up as India got closer to chasing down 348. Finally, umpire Vikram Raju giving Maninder Singh out LBW to end the game. The Chennai tied Test of September 1986 was a once-in-a-lifetime event, full of incredible events that are outlawed in cricket now. [For fan videos, click here]


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