Blog By mariam | 26-07-19
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Feeling bad for KL Rahul after the third days play? Missing on a double century is never easy. KL Rahul was just a run away from his maiden double century.
But in last 16 years, this is the fourth occasion when a batsman got dismissed on 199 and overall, this is the 9th time when such an incident has happened in international Test Cricket.
The first man ever to experience something as heart breaking as this was Mudassar Nazar in 1984 against India. Immediately couple of years later in 1986, Indian legend M Azharuddin against Sri Lanka.
MTG Elliott was the next one against England in the year 1997.
Keep reading ahead to know about more players to get out on 199.
In less than a month after Elliott got dismissed on 199, even Sanath Jayasuriya departed on 199 against India. Then was SR Waugh in 1999 against W.Indies. 7 years later, Younis Khan had to experience the unbelievable against India again.
Next up was IR Bell in 2008 against S.Africa and then S.Smith in 2015 against W.Indies. And finally, it was Rahul's turn to witness the unbelievable.