India vs Pakistan Asia Cup Super 4 Match Preview-2018

Team India after beating Bangladesh convincingly would be hoping to continue their form when they face arch rivals Pakistan at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on 23rd September.

In the Group stage match, Team India defeated them comfortably and will be hoping to replicate the same on Sunday.

The likes of Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan who have been in sublime form at the top would be looking to continue the same.

Ambati Rayudu and Dinesh Karthik have provided stability to the middle order.

Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni who came in at No 4 against Bangladesh managed to spend some time in the middle by scoring 33 off 37 balls.

Left arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja after making a coming back to the ODI side bowled superbly by claiming 4 wickets for 29 runs against Bangladesh.

The Men in Blue would be relying on their pace trip Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah to make the initial breakthroughs before their spin twins are introduced.

Pakistan will be looking for their openers to give them a good start. Fakhar Zaman who has looked out of sorts in this tournament, would be hoping to make amends.

Veteran Shoaib Malik has had a good run with the bat by scoring 43 against India and match saving unbeaten 53 against a spirited Afghanistan on Friday Night.

Pakistan’s left arm bowler Mohammad Amir’s form will be a major concern, as he has not been among the wickets recently. They would be hoping for the likes of Hasan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Usman Khan to step up ahead of the crucial encounter.

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