Hanif was run out on 499.
It was the first instance in Cricket.
Two decades ago, it was a historic occasion for sub-continent cricket.
Pomersbach, the 23-year-old, was just starting to seal his place in the Western Australian team.
Sri Lanka, in their chase, got bowled out for 251.
Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai hosted first of five-match Test series between India and Australia in 1969/70.
The play on the third day began 121 minutes after the scheduled start of play.
India were needing 63 runs to win from the last nine overs with five wickets in hand.
The Windies faced Pakistan in the crucial Group B game at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
After 16 years, Mark Taylor revealed the reason that forced him to take a decision overnight.