India vs Pakistan CWC 2019

India vs Pakistan CWC 2019

Two Asian teams Pakistan and India are once again going to meet each other in the cricket world cup 2019 after the Champions Trophy 2017 final. Old Trafford, Manchester will be hosting the most exciting match of the world cup on 16th July, 2019. Tickets for the India-Pakistan clash sold out within the 48 hours. India has an advantage of winning all six matches against Pakistan in world cup history.

India has No.1 ODI bowler Jasprit Bumrah in their squad with Buvneshawar Kumar and Mohammad Shami. They also have Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal and Kedar Jadhav for their spin attack.India will play under the Captaincy of Virat Kohli. Experienced Wicket Keeper Batsman MS Dhoni who won the World Cup 2011 for India will play his 4th world cup. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings for India. In the middle order, India will rely on Virat Kohli, Lokesh Rahul, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya and finisher MS Dhoni.

On the other Hand, Pakistan has made some big changes in their squad after analyzing the players performance against England. Hero of Champions Trophy 2017 Final, Muhammad Amir is selected for the 15-man world cup squad of Pakistan. Wahab Riaz who took 5 wickets against India in the semi-final of Cricket world cup 2011 is also called for world cup 2019. Fakhar Zaman who scored a century against India in the Champions Trophy 2017 final is the part of the squad. Pakistan has pace attack of Muhammad Hasnain, Wahab Riaz, Muhammad Amir, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Hassan Ali. Imad Wasim and Shadab Khan are the two specialist spinners for Pakistan. Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Muhammad Hafeez, Sarfaraz Ahmed and Asif Ali will give strength to Pakistan batting line-up.

PAK vs IND Match Details
Date: Tuesday, 16th July, 2019
Time: 2:30 PM (PST) 03:00 PM (IST)
Venue: Old Trafford Cricket Ground
Result: India won by 89 runs see full scorecard