The stadiums are going to be full. The fans, screaming praises. The war is going to be fierce. Yes! The time’s being set for India and Pakistan to have a face off in the upcoming T20 World Cup. The details of competing teams in the latest ICC Group-2 stage are declared and both the nations’ cricket fans are going crazy with excitement as India and Pakistan get a place in Group-2.
Expectations are rising as to who will emerge as the winner. It is against this frenzied backdrop that former India opener and current Delhi MP, Gautam Gambhir expressed his views about India clashing with Pakistan in Group-2
Speaking in the light of the events, Gambhir said, “The team captain Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma should take the responsibility of emerging victorious in the battle between India and Pakistan. A match against Pakistan would mean players will all be under pressure. The reason why seniors like Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma should play responsibly, ensuring TeamIndia clinches the match”
Former player, Gambir also recalled his first match against Pakistan and said, “Entering the cricket grounds excitedly for the match, I felt a certain kind of trepidation and pressure.”
He reiterated that seniors Kohli and Rohit should play cautiously and take the responsibility of winning onto their shoulders as young players would be under huge pressure in the upcoming World Cup match.
Reiterating similar thoughts, team India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar said, “A match with Pakistan means excitement and stress. Playing cricket with Pakistan is always electrifying. However, these matches have a lot of pressure and impact.”