- India is unbeaten against Pakistan in T20 World Cup, India won the first T20 World Cup by defeating Pakistan in 2007
- India’s weight is heavy in ICC tournament, Pakistan defeated India only thrice
- In the end, Pakistan defeated India in the final of ICC Champions Trophy-2017
India and Pakistan will face each other for the first time in two years. Both the teams have not faced it since the 2019 World Cup. Looking at the history, India has been invincible against Pakistan in the World Cup. Be it T20 World Cup or ODI World Cup but Pakistan never won against India. However, it is not important for skipper Babar Azam as Pakistan’s recent performances on UAE pitches have been excellent.
Pakistan has won the ICC tournament only thrice against India
Pakistan has won only three times against India in ICC tournaments. All three victories earned him a place in the Champions Trophy. The last time Pakistan defeated India was in the final of the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.
Pakistan’s performance in T20s in the last decade
Pakistan’s performance in T20 cricket in the last 10 years has been satisfactory. Meanwhile, Pakistan has played 129 matches, winning 77 of them. Whereas in 45 matches the team has to face defeat. Two matches have been tied and five matches have not resulted in a result. His win percentage is 59.7 percent.
Indian team’s performance in the last decade
The performance of the Indian team in the last 10 years in T20 against Pakistan has been excellent. Meanwhile, India’s win percentage has been 63.5 percent. The Indian team, which won the first T20 World Cup, has won 73 matches out of 115 and lost 37 matches. Two matches have been ties and three matches have no results.
Pakistan’s disappointing performance in the last two T20 World Cups
Pakistan was runner-up in the 2007 T20 World Cup and won the title in 2009. However, his performance in the last two T20 World Cups has been quite disappointing. In the 2016 T20 World Cup, Pakistan’s team was knocked out of the Super-10 stage and could not reach the last four. Pakistan played four matches, winning one and losing three to finish fourth in their group.
His performance in the 2014 World Cup was also poor. In that World Cup, Pakistan won two out of four matches and lost two. He finished third in the group and did not reach the semi-finals.