Sports Desk, Amar Ujala, Dubai
Published by: Swapnil Shashank
Monday, 25 October 2021 Updated to 11:24 AM IST
At that time, Team India was unbeaten 11-0 against Pakistan, including in the ODI and T20 World Cups. In 2016, India defeated Pakistan by six wickets in a match at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
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Following the defeat to Pakistan in the T20 World Cup, the video of former captain and current Team India mentor Mahendra Singh Dhoni is going viral. In this video, Dhoni said a big word about the Pakistan team. That statement he made proved to be true five years later. Fans around the world love and share this video.
In fact, Dhoni is the only Indian captain to have beaten Pakistan five times in a row in the T20 World Cup. This includes twice in the 2007 World Cup and once in 2012, 2014 and 2016. However, now this order is broken. When Team India beat Pakistan in 2016, Dhoni’s viral video was then.
Viral video during the 2016 World Cup
At that time, Team India was unbeaten 11-0 in the ODI and T20 World Cups against Pakistan. In 2016, India defeated Pakistan by six wickets in a match at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Speaking at a post-match press conference, Dhoni said, “We have never lost to Pakistan in the World Cup and we are proud to be leading 11-0.”
Dhoni added: “But the fact is that we will definitely lose at some point. This record will never be the same. It did not happen today, 10 years later, 20 years later or 50 years later when such a chance comes when the Pakistan team beats us.
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Now it has become an Indo-Pak record
Pakistan and India also met in the 2019 ODI World Cup, but then the Indian team won. However, this time Pakistan defeated India in the T20 World Cup. The India-Pakistan winning record in the T20 World Cup is now 5-1. At the same time, the record became 12-1, including the ODI and T20 World Cups. This means that India has won 12 matches and Pakistan has won one match.
Pakistan defeated India
India got off to a poor start in the T20 World Cup. Batting first, India scored 151 for seven. With 13 balls to spare, Pakistan won. Three players from Pakistan are better than 11 players from India.
The three players – Mohammad Rizwan, Babur Azam and Shaheen Shah Afridi. Babur scored 68 and Rizwan 79 not out. At the same time, Shaheen took three wickets. It also includes the wickets of Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli.