Melbourne: India won a thrilling match against Pakistan in the Twenty20 World Cup. India won by 4 wickets in a match. Virat Kohli, who showed an awesome batting performance, and Hardik Pandya, who supported Kohli, dragged victory for India. Virat Kohli scored a half century.
Earlier, Pakistan, who lost the toss and went into bat, scored 159 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya who took 3 wickets.
Pakistan’s top scorer is Shan Masood who scored 52 runs. Iftikhar Ahmed scored 51 runs. Mohammad Rizwan scored 4 runs in the last ball of the fourth over. With this, Masood and Iftikhar brought Pakistan back to the match.
In the Indian innings, the match was in Pakistan’s favor till the 10th over. India faced defeat by losing 4 wickets while scoring 31 runs, but Virat led India to victory with an epic performance. With Pandya joining in with firm support, India was capturing the match. Rohit Sharma and Rahul returned with 4 runs each, which was a setback for India. Harris Rauf took 2 wickets for Pakistan.