T20 World Cup: India’s 152-run target for Pakistan

In the fourth match of T20 World Cup Super 12, India scored 151 for 7 in the allotted 20 overs and gave Pakistan a target of 152 runs.

For India, captain Virat Kohli played a responsible innings of 57 runs while Rishbha Pant was the leading scorer with 39 runs.

At the start of the match, Pakistani bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi strengthened the position of the Green Shirts on the match by sending both the Indian openers to the pavilion with a score of 6.

In the first over, Shaheen Shah Afridi dismissed Rohit Sharma for zero while Shaheen bowled KL Rahul on the first ball of the third over of the innings.

After that, Indian captain Virat Kohli formed a 25-run partnership with Surya Kumar Yadav, Hassan Ali with the help of Mohammad Rizwan overcame Surya Kumar’s individual score of 11.

Thus, India’s first three wickets fell to a score of 31, so Indian captain Virat Kohli decided to stop at the wicket and play with more patience.

He gave the opportunity to left-handed batsman Rishbh Pant to play openly, during which the two players shared a total of 53 runs in the score.

Rishbh Pant scored 39 off 30 balls with the help of 2 sixes and the same number of fours. He was dismissed by Shadab Khan.

India’s fifth wicket fell at 125 while Ravinder Jadeja became the second victim of Hassan Ali by scoring 13 runs. After that, the Green Shirts got a big wicket on a total of 133. Virat Kohli was shown the way back by Shaheen Shah Afridi with an individual score of 57.

Hardik Pandya scored 11 runs and fell victim to Haris Rauf, then India’s 7th wicket fell to 146 runs.

For Pakistan, Shaheen Shah Afridi took three wickets, Hassan Ali two, Shadab Khan and Haris Rauf one each.

It should be noted that Pakistan captain Babar Azam decided to field first after winning the toss against India.

Babar Azam had said about his decision to field after winning the toss that the Dew factor will have an effect in the match, so we have decided to chase the target.

Pakistan’s batting continuing in pursuit of the target. Pakistan has scored 45 runs without any loss. Captain Babar Azam is batting at 17 and Mohammad Rizwan at 26. While the game of seventh over is going on.

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