India vs Pakistan Update: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya Star As India Bowl Out Pakistan For 147 In Asia Cup Clash
Asia Cup 2022, India vs Pakistan Live Updates: Hardik Pandya and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have put India in control of the proceedings against Pakistan in an Asia Cup Group A clash in Dubai. After being put into bat, Pakistan have lost wickets at regular intervals. Hardik Pandya took three wickets in quick succession before Bhuvneshwar also struck thrice in his final spell to put Pakistan nine down. Hardik dismissed Iftikhar Ahmed in the 13th over, before striking twice in the 15th over to dismiss
Mohammad Rizwan and Khushdil Shah. Rizwan was looking well set before a n unorthodox shot led to his downfall Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave India the perfect start by picking up the big wicket of Babar Azam. Avesh Khan then removed the dangerous Fakhar Zaman within the powerplay to put Rohit Sharma’s team in a great position. Mohammad Rizwan and Iftikhar Ahmed are looking to help Pakistan recover from the early blows. The spin twins Yuzvendra Chahal and Ravindra Jadeja are currently operating in the middle with the field spread out. Earlier, Rishabh Pant did not find a place in India’s playing XI as Dinesh Karthik was given a nod over the youngster. All eyes are on Virat Kohli who returns to action after being rested for India’s last two tours – West Indies and Zimbabwe. The former India skipper will make his 100th T20I appearance, becoming the only Indian player to play 100 or more games in all three formats. Young Pakistan pacer Naseem Shah is all set to make his T20I debut today, informed the Pakistan Cricket Board hours ahead of their match against India today. Hasan Ali has also joined the Pakistan team, after being roped in as a late replacement for the injured Mohammad Wasim Jr, who had suffered a side strain
After a gap of almost one year, India play a cricket match against Pakistan. The last time the two teams played against each other was a T20 World Cup encounter at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium that saw the Babar Azam-led side come out on top on match day, registering a 10-wicket win over their arch-rivals. That was the first time Pakistan beat India in a World Cup encounter. And now, India finally have their chance to avenge the loss. Led by Rohit, Team India meets Pakistan at the same venue on Sunday in the Asia Cup. The highly-awaited encounter is the campaign opener for both the teams.