Indian team. (Source: Twitter)

The fourth match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Super-12 was played between Pakistan and India at the Dubai International Cricket Ground. Babar Azam’s team defeated Team India by 10 wickets in this match. Before the start of this match, the Indian team supported the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement by taing the knee. All the players gave their support to this global campaign by kneeling outside the dugout before the start of batting. At the same time, the cricketers of the Pakistan team supported this movement by placing their hands on their hearts.

In the T20 World Cup being played in UAE and Oman, Pakistan started their campaign in a great way by defeating India. In this match, Pakistan captain Babar Azam won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, India scored 152 runs in the allotted 20 overs for the loss of 7 wickets. Captain Virat Kohli played a tremendous innings of 57 runs for Team India. Apart from this, Rishabh Pant scored 39 runs and Pakistan’s young fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi took 3 wickets while bowling excellently.

Chasing 153 runs, Pakistan team won the match by 10 wickets with 13 balls to spare. Captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan put on an excellent partnership of 153 runs for the first wicket. Babar scored an unbeaten 68* off 52 balls with the help of 6 fours and 2 sixes. At the same time, Rizwan scored an unbeaten 79 * in 55 balls and during this time his bat hit 6 fours and 3 sixes. With this victory of Pakistan, India’s unbeaten record in the T20 World Cup has been demolished. Earlier, India had not lost even once in 5 T20 matches against Pakistan, but after the loss in this match, this record has become 5-1.

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