Biggest Moments of the India-Pakistan Match You Need To Know !!!
On Sunday, the match between India and Pakistan lasted till the fifth ball of the last over, Pakistan defeated India by 5 wickets. There were many such moments in the game of 39.5 overs, which any cricket fan from India or Pakistan will never forget.
There are hardly things as exciting as an India-Pakistan Cricket Match. On Sunday, on the Dubai ground, two teams that don't like to lose against each other at all took indulged in a match, the India-Pakistan Super-4 match, in the Asia Cup. The match lasted till the fifth ball of the last over, Pakistan defeated India by 5 wickets. There were many such moments in the game of 39.5 overs, which any cricket fan from India or Pakistan will never forget.
Many cricket fans will remember the moment in which Saeed Ajmal and Shoaib Malik dropped Chris Gayle's catch in a very awkward manner in a match against West Indies in 2008. Then both Ajmal and Malik came under the ball, but due to misunderstanding, no one caught the catch.
Something similar was going to happen in the match on Sunday as well. Actually, Rohit Sharma went to play a big shot on the first ball of the sixth over, but the ball did not go far and there were two fielders under the ball, Khushdil Shah and Fakhar Zaman. Indian fans expected that this catch would be missed, but it did not happen. Both collided, but Khushdil did not leave the catch of captain Rohit. The captain of the Indian team returned to the pavilion after scoring 28 runs off 16 balls.
Pakistan bowlers looted a lot of extra runs in the match. To stop these extra runs, Pakistan wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan had to make extra efforts from his side. Rizwan also got injured while trying to stop a bouncer from bouncing.
Actually, on the fourth ball of the 14th over, Mohammad Hasnain dismissed Hardik Pandya for 0 runs. After the dismissal of Hardik, Hasnain got into a very aggressive stance. He welcomed the newly arrived batsman Deepak Hooda to the crease with a bouncer. After eating the pitch, Hasnain's ball went over the wicketkeeper's head. Rizwan jumped up and tried to catch the ball, but could not catch it. During this, Rizwan's right knee got injured. Due to this the match had to be stopped for about 10 to 15 minutes.