The two biggest rivalries of the cricket world-India and Pakistan- faced each other on the second day of the T20 World Cup in Dubai on Sunday, October 24 in which Pakistan beat India.

Along with being excited, the match was historic and full of records for both teams.

Pakistan for the first team beat India in a cricket World Cup match.

India for the first time lost a cricket match with ten wickets.

Pakistan for the first time won a T20 match with all ten wickets in hand.

The young and sensational fast bowler, Shaheen Shah Afridi was awarded man of the match as he dismissed the top three batsmen of the Indian side, Rohit, Sharma, KL Rahul, and the skipper Virat Kholi.

Though India lost early wickets in the power play, they still managed to score a decent score but Pakistan was way better and very comfortably chased down the total of 150+.

Likewise the Pakistani bowlers, the side’s top order batters- Babar Azam and Rizwan- were in full touch and won the match very comfortably as neither of them got out.

On the other hand, Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh in the first game of the second day of the World Cup.


  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.