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T20 World Cup: Pakistan has announced the squad for the match against India

Highlights:

  • The captain of the team is Babar Azam while senior all-rounder Shoaib Malik has also got a place.
  • Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi will bowl the fast bowlers
  • With Azam in the batting, Fajar Jama, Mohammad Rizwan and Mohammad Hafeez will be responsible.

New Delhi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the team for the T20 World Cup 2021. The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced a squad of 12 players for the T20 World Cup to be played against India on Sunday 24 October at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The captain of the team is Babar Azam while senior all-rounder Shoaib Malik has also got a place. Fast bowlers Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi will be in charge while Azam Fajr will be in charge along with Jama, Mohammad Rizwan and Mohammad Hafeez.

Team

Babar Azam (Captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Jama, Haider Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Hafeez, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi.

Pakistan has lost all its matches so far

India and Pakistan have clashed a total of 5 times so far. How many matches has India won? It is worth noting here that in the first T20 World Cup played in the year 2007, India defeated Pakistan under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. In which India became the champion.

Indian team for T20 world cup

Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakra, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami. Reserve players – Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Axar Patel.

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. If we look at 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. 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.

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