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'Much needed victory over India'

Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq said the difference between the two sides was their fielding and Younis Khan's crucial knock.

india Updated: Apr 19, 2006 11:51 IST

Winning captain Inzamam-ul-Haq said that it was a much needed victory against the Indians.

He praised Younis Khan (71 no) for playing a pivotal role in the win.

"His (Younis Khan) innings was very important and he saw to it that he stayed till the end."

Inzamam also said that their fielding played a very crucial role in the win.

"Our fielding was vary bad during the India series and we have been working hard on it. Our efforts paid off today."

Younis said that chasing was difficult with the ball moving and seaming around.

"Chasing was difficult. There was seam and swing in the pitch so I thought I would be positive and play some shots to counter that."

First Published: Apr 19, 2006 11:51 IST