T20 World Cup 2021 India vs Pakistan Highlights: The much-awaited match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 arch rivalry India vs Pakistan is set to play at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
The winner of the match will get the advanced position in the T20 World Cup 2021 points table.
|Tournament||ICC T20 World Cup 2021|
|IPL Match No||16|
|Match||IND vs PAK|
|Teams||India vs Pakistan|
|Date||October 24, 2021|
|Time||7:30 PM IST; 02:00 PM GMT; 06:00 PM Local|
|Toss||Pakistan Won the Toss and opt to BOWL|
|Venue||Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai|
|Playing 11||List Give Below|
T20 WC 2021 India vs Pakistan Scoreboard
|India||151-7 (20 Ov)|
152-0 (17.5 Ov)
|KL Rahul||b Shaheen Afridi||3||8||0||0||37.5|
|Rohit Sharma||lbw b Shaheen Afridi||0||1||0||0||0|
|Virat Kohli||c Rizwan b Shaheen Afridi||57||49||5||1||116.33|
|Suryakumar Yadav||c Rizwan b Hasan Ali||11||8||1||1||137.5|
|Rishabh Pant||c and b Shadab Khan||39||30||2||2||130|
|Ravindra Jadeja||c (sub)Mohammad Nawaz b Hasan Ali||13||13||1||0||100|
|Hardik Pandya||Hardik Pandya||11||8||2||0||137.5|
|Bhuvneshwar Kumar||Not out||5||4||0||0||125|
|M Shami||Not out||0||0||0||0||0|
|Mohammad Rizwan (wk)||Not Out||79||55||6||3||143.64|
|Babar Azam (c)||Not Out||68||52||6||2||130.77|
Babar Azam | Pakistan
We are going to bowl first. We’ll look to take early wickets and put pressure. Dew is also a factor. We have had good practice sessions and am confident about our preparations. Pakistan’s bowlers are known to trouble other teams but I am confident about our batting too. Haider Ali is left out.
Virat Kohli | India
We are pretty happy with setting the target. We would have bowled first too, but the toss is not in your control. We are pretty balanced with our squad and you need to be prepared for it. We need to stay as professional as possible.
We need to stay focussed on the processes. Everyone watches it closely all over the world. We can use that as a motivation, but we need to ensure we don’t get too emotional and need to just stay professional.
The pitch looks very different. Evenly rolled and there is no grass at all which was the case during the IPL, and I’m sure that was done to hold it together well for the World Cup.
We expect the pitch to stay good all through and set a good total. The four not playing are: Rahul Chahar, Ishan Kishan, Ashwin, and Thakur.
India vs Pakistan Playing 11
|Babar Azam(c)||Rohit Sharma|
|Mohammad Rizwan(w)||KL Rahul|
|Fakhar Zaman||Virat Kohli(c)|
|Shoaib Malik||Rishabh Pant(w)|
|Asif Ali||Hardik Pandya|
|Imad Wasim||Ravindra Jadeja|
|Shaheen Afridi||Jasprit Bumrah|
Virat Kohli (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Ishan Kishan, Varun Chakaravarthy
Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Haris Rauf, Shaheen Afridi, Haider Ali
T20 WC 2021 India vs Pakistan Highlights
KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma get into the crease to lead India while Pakistan’s Shaheen Afridi opens the bowling attack. Pakistan takes revenge seriously as they kick start the innings with Rohit Sharma’s early dismissal for duck out.
In his very next over Shaheen dismissed KL Rahul and loads pressure over the Indian batting unit. While Virat Kohli and Suryakumar Yadav tries to make a steady partnership Hasan Ali smoothly dismissed Suryakumar Yadav for 11 runs and adds the pressure over the Indian batting unit.
Rishabh Pant and Virat Kohli make a decent partnership but fail to withstand Pakistan’s bowling attack. Shadab Khan dismissed Pant while India scored 84 runs. India then struggles to make a massive move and fails to be impressive in their first match.
India windup their innings after scoring 151 runs for 7 wickets at the end of the 20 overs.
Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam open the batting attack while Bhuvneshwar Kumar opens the bowling attack. The Pakistan duo makes a steady inning where Indian bowlers struggle to pick their first wicket.
Pakistan makes their first winning of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 smoothly by beating India by 10 wickets and rewrites the history of India – Pakistan cricket rivalry in World Cup tournaments.
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Player of the Match
Shaheen Afridi | Pakistan
It is the good wishes of my parents and all Pakistanis. Very happy with my performance. The plan was to bring the ball back in. I was just trying to swing it and I was just looking to give the team a breakthrough.
That was what I practiced in the nets as well yesterday. Batting against the new ball was tough. The credit goes to Babar and Rizwan for the way they played. All teams are good in the tournament and we will look to carry this momentum through and go to the finals.