Mohammad Rizwan and skipper Babar Azam placed on a outstanding present on Sunday as Pakistan thrashed India by 10 wickets in their opening sport of the ICC T20 World Cup on the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Rizwan (79*) and Babar (68*) did not give any chance to India bowlers to come back on high as the 2 batsmen dominated the proceedings. Pakistan chased down the goal of 152 with out shedding a wicket as India seemed clueless in their opening match
Before this sport, Pakistan had didn’t beat India in the historical past of the lads’s World Cup however the Babar-led facet got here out with flying colors on Sunday on the again of some sensational efficiency after Shaheen Shah Afridi’s present with the ball.
Meanwhile, followers took to social media to troll Virat Kohli-led India for struggling the massive defeat. Here are a number of the hilarious memes:
Haar gaye gam nahi
Par jis tarah hare dil toot gaya. pic.twitter.com/Y5rcPhIvZt
— Relatable issues (@naseebwrites) October 24, 2021
Hamara important bowler baahar baitha tha, isliye haar gaye… pic.twitter.com/256o1pJUOY
— Varun Chhabra (@varun0804) October 24, 2021
Kya matlab fireplace crackers burst na ho india mein isliye match haar gaye.
— Saffronist (@Saffronbloke) October 24, 2021
— Nishant Dhingra (@Nixshant) October 24, 2021
— Harshrajsinh Rathore (@thisisharshraj) October 24, 2021
— (@Khanna2388) October 24, 2021
—(@MR_AHMAD_ASIF) October 24, 2021
Chasing 152, Pakistan bought off to a gentle begin as openers Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam took Pakistan to 35 after 5 overs. The two batsmen seemed in nice contact and steered the facet to 71/0 after the top of 10 overs.
Both Rizwan (79) and Babar (68) not solely hit well timed boundaries but in addition made certain they rotate the strike at common intervals to place strain on India
Rizwan and Babar continued to pile additional strain as they each smashed respective half-centuries to take Pakistan over the 100-run mark with out shedding a wicket.
Earlier, put into bat first, India posted 151/7 in their 20 overs on the again of skipper Kohli’s fifty. The India captain as soon as once more confirmed what it takes to be an enormous match participant as he hit a high quality 57 to take his facet over the 150-run mark.
India bought off to the worst begin potential because it was as soon as once more a left-arm pacer who got here in to hang-out the Indian high order after Mohammad Amir had rocked the lineup in the 2017 Champions Trophy remaining.
Suryakumar Yadav then joined Kohli in the center and the hopes had been excessive from them.
Both batters placed on a short 25-run stand for the third wicket, however as quickly because the innings began streamlining for India, Hasan Ali dismissed Suryakumar (11), leaving the Men in Blue at 31/3.
Rishabh Pant then got here along with Kohli and on the midway mark, India’s rating learn 60/3.
Pant modified the tempo of India’s innings with two sixes in the twelfth over bowled by Hasan Ali and the Men in Blue began to achieve some momentum.
However, Pant went for a shot too many and he perished off the bowling of Shadab Khan after enjoying a knock of 39, decreasing India to 84/4 in the thirteenth over.
Kohli introduced up his twenty ninth half-century in the 18th over of the innings and he modified his batting gears upon reaching the landmark.
Jadeja departed after scoring 13, and Shaheen as soon as once more modified the sport as he took the important thing wicket of skipper Kohli (57).
Brief Scores: India 151/7 (Virat Kohli 57, Rishabh Pant 39; Shaheen Shah Afridi 3-31) vs Pakistan 152/0 (Mohammad Rizwan 79*, Babar Azam 68*; Jasprit Bumrah 0-22)