World Cup 2023: Siraj draws first blood for India as Pakistan lose Abdullah

Pakistan are 49-1 against India after 10 overs in their Reality Cup 2023 apparatus in Ahmedabad subsequent to being welcome to bat first.

Circumstance at the present time

India, on their own turf, and conveying an immaculate record against Pakistan in 50-over World Cup are the mind-boggling top choices. Indeed, even the specialists from Pakistan side, including Wasim Akram and Shoaib Malik, have recognized that. To pull a resentful, this would require a Fakhar Zaman in the Bosses Prize last sort execution for the ages.

Pakistan’s innings

ninth over

Seven runs from Hardik Pandya’s first over as he replaces Bumrah in the assault. A limit down the fine leg and three singles carry Pakistan’s all out to 48 for the deficiency of one wicket. Commander Babar Azam is currently at the wrinkle.

eighth over

Siraj excuses Shafique on the last conveyance of his fourth finished. The ball returns strongly, keeps low and traps Abdullah before the wickets. He withdraws for 20.

seventh over

Abdullah ventures out on Bumrah’s subsequent conveyance and dispatches him for a limit towards long on. Imam likewise flicks him down the leg side for a limit on the last done with 9 runs getting over it.

sixth over

While Bumrah has smothered the Pakistan openers from one end, runs continue to fall off of Siraj as a twofold and three singles bring about five runs from the 6th over.

fifth over

One more great over from Bumrah with the pacer bowling six spots to end a lady for India. Imam attempted to cut him towards point yet great handling from Ravindra Jadeja — ostensibly the best defender in the Indian side — forestalled a specific limit.

fourth finished

Abdullah opens up his arms on the main conveyance from Siraj and dispatches him for a limit through the covers. Both the openers look great right off the bat, with the pitch offering barely anything to the pacers. A couple of singles and a limit implies six runs for Pakistan in the fourth.

third finished

The openers are careful and vigilant against Bumrah who has a propensity for picking early wickets in the strategic maneuver. Simply a solitary from the third ball brings Pakistan’s score at 17 for the deficiency of no wickets.

second finished

Siraj was shipped off the covers multiple times in his first finished. Two beautiful limits and stimulate down the fine leg started Imam off in great shape. All runs from limits for Pakistan up until this point. Siraj closes his first with Pakistan at 16 for no misfortune.

first finished

A brazen beginning for opener Abdullah Shafique as Jasprit Bumrah bowled five speck conveyances before he was flicked for a limit on the last conveyance. There doesn’t appear to be early swing accessible for the bowlers, something the Indian captain was keen on.


Pakistan skipper Babar Azam said had he won the throw, he would have bowled first prior to continuing to name an unaltered setup.

India roll out one improvement, with Shubman Gill supplanting Ishan Kishan.

Pakistan: 1 Abdullah Shafique, 2 Imam-ul-Haq, 3 Babar Azam (capt), 4 Mohammad Rizwan (wk), 5 Saud Shakeel, 6 Iftikhar Ahmed, 7 Shadab Khan, 8 Mohammad Nawaz, 9 Hasan Ali, 10 Shaheen Afridi, 11 Haris Rauf

India: 1 Rohit Sharma (capt), 2 Shubman Gill, 3 Virat Kohli, 4 Shreyas Iyer, 5 KL Rahul (wk), 6 Hardik Pandya, 7 Ravindra Jadeja, 8 Shardul Thakur, 9 Kuldeep Yadav, 10 Jasprit Bumrah, 11 Mohammed Siraj

Pakistan’s unenviable record against India in ODI World Cup

Double cross bosses India have an ideal 7-0 record against Pakistan in the 50-overs World Cup and are likewise the highest level ODI group, who have dominated both their matches in the competition up until this point.

However, Pakistan likewise have two successes from two at the World Cup subsequent to seeing off the Netherlands and Sri Lanka, and Babar is moving toward the competition’s most-expected conflict at the Narendra Modi Arena, the world’s biggest cricket setting, with a total dismissal for the past.

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