India will open their T20 World Cup 2021 marketing campaign towards the arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24, Sunday. Considered one of many fiercest sports activities rivalries on the planet, the 2 cricketing nations will sq. off within the marquee collection on the Dubai Worldwide Stadium, UAE. Forward of the enduring conflict this weekend, let’s take a look at India-Pakistan cricket competitiveness over time within the prestigious world cup campaigns.
Historical past is a witness to substantiate that India are favourites towards the neighbouring nation heading into the upcoming conflict on Sunday. Stating India as ‘winners’ towards the ‘males in inexperienced’ within the World Cup campaigns can be an understatement because the blue brigade have ‘conquered’ over Pakistan in all world cup matches throughout all codecs, leaving the latter with zero wins.
Until now, the 2 counties have squared off in seven ODI World Cup matches, all of which have been gained by India. Let’s relive India’s scintillating journey towards Pakistan within the 50-over World Cup forward of the upcoming prestigious T20 conflict on Sunday.
India’s profitable streak within the ODI World Cup began again then in 1992 in Sydney, the place India attracted a convincing 43-run win courtesy of India’s outstanding bowling. After placing 216 runs on the board, India gave Pakistan a tricky chase and stored scalping common wickets. Manoj Prabhakar and Kapil Dev did the trick with the ball, each of whom claimed two wickets every with an economic system of lower than three. The waves turned in India’s favour when Srinath knocked over Miandad with a splendid yorker. With the bat, the grasp blaster, who was simply 18-years then, smashed a half century and was adjudged because the participant of the match.
India’s emphatic 47 run win in Manchester in 1999 World Cup was guided by Rahul Dravid 61 (89) and the then skipper Mohammad Azharuddin 59 (77). A median efficiency to begin the proceedings after profitable the toss, the late blows from Dravid and Azhar took India to an honest complete on the board. Nonetheless, Venkatesh Prasad’s fifer for simply 27 runs modified the destiny of the sport, handing India a cushty win. Prasad returned because the participant of the match for his spectacular bowling.
The 2003 World Cup in Centurion had it completely different for India as the lads in blue stamped a victory whereas chasing runs on the board. The 6 wicket-win with 26 balls remaining was guided by Sachin Tendulkar’s 98 (75) which have been carried ahead by Rahul Dravid’s 44 (76) and Yuvraj Singh’s 50 (53). It was definitely not the bowlers’ day at work because the gamers from each the perimeters have been fairly uneconomical. Tendulkar, who missed his well-deserved century by two runs, was given the participant of the match.
The 2011 World Cup semi-final in Mohali noticed India emerge in flying colors as they gained by 29 runs towards Pakistan. Regardless of common hiccups, India managed a complete of 260 runs on the board courtesy of Sachin Tendulkar’s 85 (115). Whereas Pakistan’s Wahab Riaz 5/46(10) was spectacular, Indian bowlers- Ashish Nehra and Munaf Patel toppled two wickets every with an economic system of lower than 4. Tendulkar once more returned because the participant of the match for his match-saving knock.