ICC Men T20 World Cup, India vs Pakistan Match Report: Pakistan team scored 159 runs while batting first.
New Delhi: Chase king Virat Kohli has given big Diwali gift to all cricket lovers. In the T20 World Cup 2022, India has started with a win. India beat Pakistan by 4 wickets. India won the match on the last ball. Team India needed one run on the last ball and R Ashwin ended the match by hitting a four. Virat Kohli played an unbeaten 82 and with this India defeated Pakistan.
Batting first, Pakistan scored 159 runs in 20 overs. Despite the poor start, his middle order batsmen took the innings, Iftikhar Ahmed and Shan Masood played brilliant half-centuries. Iftikhar scored 51 runs in 34 balls, while Masood scored an unbeaten 52 runs. The partnership of 81 runs between the two took Pakistan to 150.
Pakistan’s opener proved to be a flop. Babar Azam was dismissed on the very first ball and Mohammad Rizwan was dismissed after scoring 4 runs in 12 balls. Haider Ali 2 and Mohammad Nawaz were dismissed for 9 runs. Asif Ali could only score 2 runs.
Fast bowlers Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya bowled tremendously for India. Both got 3-3 wickets in their account. At the same time, Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 1-1 wickets. Axar Patel proved to be expensive, he conceded 21 runs in a single over.