India will arch-rivals Pakistan in a mouthwatering contest to be played at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on 14th October 2023. Both teams are coming off a victory in their previous two matches as Men in Blue defeated Australia by 6 wickets and then thrashed Afghanistan by 8 wickets.
On the other hand, Pakistan registered an 81-run victory over the Netherlands in their opening encounter while chasing down 345 against Sri Lanka at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
Before the India versus Pakistan starts there will be a pre-musical ceremony and lots of dignitaries will be present for the mega event. Many superstars like Arijit Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan, and a few Bollywood stars will make their presence felt. Arjit Singh performed right before the 2023 Indian Premier League season-opening match between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans.
Three singers including Shankar Mahadevan, Sukwinder Singh, and Arjit Singh have been invited to perform right before the India versus Pakistan match. All three singers will perform right before the toss at 12:30 PM IST. After an hour the toss will take place at 1.30 PM IST.
Gujarat Cricket Association Secretary Anil Patel confirmed that Golden ticket holders including superstars like Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan, and Rajnikanth would be attending the India versus Pakistan as they were given golden ticket right before the tournament. The Indian team would be high on confidence as they will look to continue their winning form while Pakistan will hope to give a tough fight in front of a capacity crowd in Ahmedabad.
India looks to continue their winning momentum
The Indian team would look to continue their winning momentum in the World Cup 2023. They registered a comprehensive 6-wicket win over Australia at Chennai thanks to KL Rahul and Virat Kohli’s 165-run partnership that put India on track for a comfortable win.
Rohit Sharma produced a captain’s knock with 131 off 84 balls against Afghanistan helping India chase down the target of 273 with 15 overs to spare. Since the 1992 World Cup, Men in Blue won 7 matches in World Cup history and would look for a similar performance in tomorrow’s match.