‘Let the rivalry resume,’ Twitterati can’t wait for India vs Pakistan!
India vs Pakistan: The Heyday is here!
Cricket lovers around the world will be able to witness India vs Pakistan Asia Cup match today from 05:00 pm onwards where both the teams will be locking horns with each other at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai.
The sweltering heat of UAE might just go higher when these two titans take on each other on 19 September. Pakistan Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed voiced his excitement for the match against India and said, “Whoever performs good in India-Pakistan matches, becomes great for the nation.” (Jo bhi in matches m acha krta hai wo apni kaum k lie mahaan bn jata hai.)
Political tensions between both the nations have hindered the numbers of matches these two nations play against each other, but whenever they meet in a fixture, it promises to be a blockbuster!
As expected, the buzz is high on social media where the celebs, critics and experts have begun rooting for their favourite teams.
Music Composer Amaal Malik shared his excitement about Ind vs Pak Asia Cup match by sending out a tweet:
12 hours to go for #INDvsPAK 💪🏻💥
Excited & How !!!!!
— Amaal Mallik (@AmaalMallik) September 18, 2018
Former Indian cricketer, Mohammad Kaif also took to Twitter to ci
Brilliant effort from Hong Kong first with their bowling in the last ten overs and than being in the game with the bat for a large part of their innings. Tomorrow the big one #IndvsPak
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) September 18, 2018
Mary Kom also joined the bandwagon and shared her message on Twitter:
IndvsPak Game is always an exciting encounter to watch – 🇮🇳 i'm StarPick-ing my 11 @starpickofficial for the BIG game come up this Asia Cup #indvspak
– https://t.co/FTA3rSpBas pic.twitter.com/EVQsmOGb48
— Mary Kom (@MangteC) September 18, 2018
“A good boss will understand,” Twitter can’t keep calm
— Uber India (@Uber_India) September 19, 2018
Happy Twitter Warzone Day !!! 😂 #INDvsPAK
— Cricketing Baboon (@MadMart05) September 19, 2018
— MD DANISH (@MDDANIS20367583) September 19, 2018
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Be it Squash – 🇵🇰39 🇮🇳14
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— աαզαs 🇵🇰🏏 (@iCricketFreak) September 13, 2018
— ANKIT👓 (@Ankitaker2) September 18, 2018
— SportMogambo (@SportMogambo) September 19, 2018
When someone says I don't like India Vs Pakistan match .
— Parvesh verma 🇮🇳 (@parveshverma16) September 19, 2018
— Loveyouall_007 (@loveyouall_007) September 19, 2018
— AddMint (@Anglo_Nomad) September 19, 2018
Shikhar Dhawan all excited for the India vs Pakistan clash:
India and Pakistan have met each other in 12 Asia Cup matches where India have won six times (5 ODIs and one T20I) and Pakistan have emerged victorious on five occasions.
Centurion Shikhar Dhawan, who scored 127 runs against Hong Kong also took to Twitter to express his excitement about the Ind v Pak game tonight.
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) September 19, 2018
India won their last match against Hong Kong by 26 runs and Pakistan are also coming off a win against Hong Kong.
Rohit Sharma (captain), Dinesh Karthik, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Ambati Rayudu, Manish Pandey, Shardul Thakur, Khaleel Ahmed, Kedar Jadhav, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Mohammad Nawaz, Haris Sohail, Haris Sohail, Fakhar Zaman, Shoaib Malik, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Amir, Shan Masood, Shadab Khan, Babar Azam, Asif Ali, Usman Shinwari, Fahim Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Imam ul Haq, Shaheen Afridi