India vs Pakistan Cricket World Cup 2023 Highlights– The thrilling match between Pakistan and India was held today at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. Indian Cricket Team won the toss and decided to bowl.
Pakistan Cricket team completed the 1st inning of the match by scoring 190 runs at the cost of 9 wickets in 43 overs. India secured its win against Pakistan by scoring 192 at 3 wickets in just 30 overs.
First Innings of the match
Abdullah Shafique was the opening batsman of today’s match. Imam ul Haq was in partnership with Shafique. At making the score of 41, the Indian bowler Muhammad Siraj took the wicket of Shafique. After him, the captain of the Pakistan Cricket Team, Babar Azam came to the stadium. The partnership of Babar and Imam reached 72 runs until India’s Hardik Pandya sent back Imam to the pavilion.
Later on, the partnership of Babar and Rizwan reached a score of 155 for the Pakistan Team. Indian bowler Muhammad Siraj took the wicket of Babar Azam for the second time. Babar Azam was the only batsman who made fifty for the Pakistan Cricket Team.
The Struggle of Pakistan’s Batting Team
After Babar, Pakistani batsman Saud Shakeel joined Rizwan and they were able to take the score to 162 till India’s Kuldeep Yadav took his wicket through LBW. After Babar Azam, Pakistan lost five wickets for 16 runs and was in danger of getting bowled for under 200.
The next in the queue of Pakistan batsmen was Iftikhar Ahmad. Iftikhar returned back to the pavilion making 4 runs over 4 balls. Then Jasprit Bumrah took the wicket of Muhammad Rizwan at 168 runs. At the same moment, Rizwan was just about to finish his fifty, but he missed his half-century by just one run.
All-rounder Shahdab Khan came after Muhammad Rizwan and gave only 2 runs on the board. Afterward, Muhammad Hassan, Muhammad Nawaz, Haris Rauf, and Shaheen Afridi contributed a score of 22 runs to the score of Pakistan making it 190 runs with all outs.
Second Innings of the match
Indian batsmen Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have opened the second innings. Sharma and Gill scored a total of 23 runs when Pakistan bowler Shaheen Afridi took the wicket of Gill.
Virat Kohli came after Gill. Rohit and Kohli managed to score 79 till Hassan Ali took the wicket of Kohli. The next came Shreyas Iyer. At an average score of 129, Rohit completed his 53rd ODI fifty. The partnership of Rohit and Iyer reached 156 scores. Both Rohit and Iyer made half-centuries. Babar sent Shaheen Afridi to take the wicket of Rohit and Shaheen succeeded.
KL Rahul came after Rohit, Rahul, and Ilyer played a wonderful fastest inning and secured the Indian team win by scoring 192 runs at 3 wickets. Indian Cricket Team completed the match in just 30 overs.
Bhumra becomes the joint-highest wicket-taker of ODI World Cup 2023 in today’s match. He took 2 wickets for 19 runs in seven overs. He became the man of the match for his astonishing performance.
It is the eighth successive victory of India over Pakistan in ODI World Cups. Today’s Indian performance was truly dominating. Pakistan set a very low score bar for India to chase down which batsmen from a strong Indian batting line chased without fuss.
That’s all for the India vs Pakistan Cricket World Cup 2023 highlights. Stay tuned with TabloidPK to get further details about the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023!
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