The excellent performance and strong partnership of Pakistan’s skipper Babar Azam and Muhammad Rizwan easily chased the target of 152 runs set by India.
DUBAI: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-Oct 24th, 2021) The remarkable performance and unbeaten partnership of Pakistan's skipper Babar Azam and Muhammad Rizwan made history by defeating India for first time in T20 World Cup match.
Pakistan won the match without losing any wicket.
Babar made 68 runs while wicket-keeper Rizwan scored 78, completing the best partnership against India. Both posted the highest ever partnership for any wicket by any team against Indians in T20Is surpassing 133 by David Warner and Shane Watson.
There is huge enthusiasm around the game as it underlines the enduring charm of the match-up between arch-rivals.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli, however had called it just another game, but the actual situation is totally opposite the reality. He was under pressure to see the excellent performance of Pakistani players.