The collision between In the and Pakistan in cricket is one of the most intense sports matches in the world. The hype that arises in any encounter between the arch-enemies is quite large. The Indo-Pak matches always seem to be a high octane affair with millions of worldwide viewers.
After the announcement of the full schedule of the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021 by ICC, it became clear that both India and Pakistan would tackle each other on October 24 in the opening match of Group 2.
No wonder fans are eagerly waiting to see the epic clash. As the mega-event approaches, the former Indian cricketer was Gautam Gambhir shared his opinion on the long-awaited match between India and Pakistan.
Gambhir reckons Team India is currently much better than Pakistan. However, the former Indian opener also mentioned that any team in the T20 format can beat any team. Gambhir mentioned that no team should be taken for granted as upset can occur in the competition.
“I’m sure it’s going to put a lot of pressure on Pakistan, because India won 5-0 over Pakistan (World Cup). We must not talk about whether there will be pressure on India; there will be a lot of pressure on Pakistan because the expectations will also be high in Pakistan, “ Gambhir said Star Sports.
“At the moment, India is much better than Pakistan. Yes, in a T20 format, anyone can beat anyone. We should not take any team for granted; teams like Afghanistan can cause unrest. It’s the same with Pakistan. But there will be pressure on Pakistan. “ added Gambhir.
India and Pakistan last faced each other during the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England, where Virat Kohli & Co. defeated Pakistan by 89 runs (D / L method).