Babar Azam ecstatic to break losing streak against India in world events
Pakistan had an astounding outing against India in the 20-20 World Cup match and picked up a comprehensive 10-wicket win. The team outplayed India in all departments and brought the 12-match losing streak against the Men in Blue in World Events to a halt.
The bowlers led by Shaheen Shah Afridi were at the top of their game and restricted India to a below-par 151-7. Given Pakistan’s record in chasing, Indian fans had hopes of India pulling this off but the Pakistan openers, Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan looked assured and didn’t give Indian bowlers a sniff, scripting a memorable win. Check what’s the best betting apps you should download.
Babar Azam is ecstatic to have led Pakistan to a win over India in the 20-20 World Cup and termed the victory as a career defining moment. “It is definitely a proud moment for me as well as for all my players that we have made history,” Babar News 18 quoted Babar.
“We realize how important and how much we needed that win is as everyone wanted us to win and to have made history is one of the defining moments in our careers,” added Babar.
Pakistan will now face New Zealand on October 26. A win over New Zealand will almost seal Pakistan’s berth in the semi-finals. Also, many Pakistan fans and former players are seeing this as an opportunity to seek revenge from New Zealand for their withdrawal from the Pakistan tour thus the team will be keen to do well in the match.