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| On Oct 23, 2021 7:30 PM IST

IND vs PAK Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Pitch Report, Team Details


One of the biggest rivalries of cricket is back as India will be facing Pakistan for the 16th match of the T20 World Cup. This match is the first match for Group 2. India and Pakistan both the teams will be looking to win this match to start their series on a good note. Both the teams will be fully pumped and ready to play and win this match. This match will be full of cricketing action as both the teams are very strong and well experienced in this format.

IND vs PAK Dream 11 Prediction

India will be locking horns with their all-time rivals Pakistan for the 16th match of the competition of the T20 World Cup. This match is crucial for both teams as they will look to start their series on a good note. India will be facing Pakistan after beating two big sides in this series England and Australia. India will be looking to carry on this winning form against Pakistan. On the other hand, Pakistan is back after winning against West Indies and losing against the South Africans on the group stage. Pakistan will try to regain its form and win against India.


IND vs PAK Match Details

Match number 16 of the T20 World Cup will be played between India and Pakistan. This match will be crucial for both the teams as both will be looking to start their competition on a good note.45 matches will be played in this tournament. The tournament will end on 14th November. All the teams will give their hundred percent to win this tournament.

Fixture Name: Match 16, India vs Pakistan
Competition: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021
Date: 24 October, Sunday
Time: 7:30 PM IST

IND vs PAK Ground Details

The 16th match of the competition between India and Pakistan will be played at the Dubai International Stadium. The pitch is expected to help the batting department as the last match on this ground between CSK vs KKR in the IPL final was a high-scoring match. Dew will also play a very important factor. The winning toss captain should go for batting first on this pitch. A score of 170 to 180 will be good  on this ground.

IND vs PAK Dream 11 Team Prediction

It will be recommended to pick a mixed combination of India vs Pakistan players in your Dream 11 teams. Both India and Pakistan have well-experienced and good players in their playing 11. as the pitch is going to favor the batting department it would be recommended to have more batsmen and all-rounders in your dream 11 teams. The player picks such as KL Rahul and Babar Azam can be very influential picks for your team.

BATTERS: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman
ALL-ROUNDERS: Ravinder Jadeja, Mohd. Hafeez
BOWLERS: Mohd. Shami, Jaspreet Bumrah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Ravi Chandra Ashwin

IND vs PAK 11 Fantasy Tips 2021

India will be the favorite of winning this match. The Men in Blues have a well-balanced and strong team as compared to the Pakistan team. India will be looking to continue their winning streak in this series. On the other hand, Pakistan has never won against India in this competition. Pakistan will be looking to focus to win this match and finish this losing streak against India.

IND Top Picks

India will be looking to dominate this match given the depth and quality in their respective locker. Virat Kohli and co. do have a good problem in their hands, as they look to play their best possible 11 from the pool of talent right in front of them. The likes of KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav and Rishabh Pant are a few names that can contribute with vital runs.  Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravi Ashwin can play significant roles with the ball in hand.

KL Rahul

KL Rahul has been in sublime form in all departments of the game. The specialist opener was one of the top run-getters in the IPL, and also showed his class in the warm-up games versus England and Australia. Having featured in 49 T20Is, Rahul has scored 1557 runs at an average of 39.9. He also has 12 fifties and two hundreds under his belt.

Name Runs SR
KL Rahul 1557 142.2

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has the knack of scoring big runs against rivals Pakistan. The Indian vice-captain is fresh off a half-century versus Australia in the last game. Talking about his T20I career in general. Rohit Sharma has scored 2864 runs from 111 matches, which includes 22 fifties and four hundreds.

Name Runs SR
Rohit Sharma 2864 139

IND News

  • KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma should open the innings for their side.
  • Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav and Rishabh Pant can follow in at numbers three, four and five.
  • Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja should be in charge of the middle order.
  • Ravi Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah can lead the bowling attack.

India Playing 11 (Likely)

KL Rahul
Rohit Sharma
Virat Kohli (C)
Suryakumar Yadav
Rishabh Pant
Hardik Pandya
Ravindra Jadeja
Ravi Ashwin
Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Mohammed Shami
Jasprit Bumrah

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PAK Top Picks

Although Pakistan does head in as the underdogs, they do have a handful of players that could make some serious impact versus India. The likes of Babar Azam, M. Rizwan and Fakhar Zaman with that bat, as well as Shaheen Afridi and Hasan Ali with the ball have done significantly well in recent times.

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Babar Azam

The Pakistani captain is regarded as one of the finest batting talents and rightfully so. Having featured in 61 T20Is, Babar Azam has scored 2204 runs and has a staggering average of 46.9. Other than that, the 27-year-old has 20 fifties and a century to his name as well.

Name Runs SR
Babar Azam 2204 130.6

Mohammad Rizwan

The wicket-keeper batsman has also been reliable with the bat for Pakistan in recent times. Rizwan has been a part of 43 T20Is for his country and has scored 1065 runs, at an average of 41.5. This includes six fifties and a hundred as well.

Name Runs SR
Mohammad Rizwan 914 130.1

PAK News

  • Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan are the likely two openers.
  • Fakhar Zaman, Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Nawaz can follow in at three, four and five.
  • Imad Wasim and Shadab Khan should be all the all-rounders.
  • Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi and Haris Rauf can the pace battery for Pakistan.

Pak Playing 11 (Likely)

Babar Azam (C)
Mohammad Rizwan (wk)
Fakhar Zaman
Mohammad Hafeez
Asif Ali
Shoaib Malik
Imad Wasim
Shadab Khan
Hasan Ali
Shaheen Afridi
Haris Rauf

Watch IND vs PAK Live Score And Streaming

You can watch the mega encounter between India and Pakistan on the Star Sports Network as well as the Hotstar App. All fixtures of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 will be telecasted and streamed on the above-mentioned platform.

List of Channels to watch IND vs PAK Match

The match will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network and can be streamed live on Hotstar in India.

Here are various other platforms for countries abroad in which the tournament can be watched live.

United Kingdom & Republic of Ireland: Sky Sports
South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa: SuperSport
United Arab Emirates: Etisalat Criclife
USA & Canada: Willow TV
New Zealand: SKY Sport
Pakistan: Ten Sports, PTV Sports
Caribbean: ESPN
Bangladesh: Gazi TV
Afghanistan: Radio Television Afghanistan
South East Asia: Fox Networks Group
Pacific Islands: Digicel
MENA, Continental Europe and Central Asia: Yupp TV
Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong: Star Cricket