All cricket lovers are waiting for the third match of Asia Cup 2023. There is a clash between India and Pakistan in the third match of Asia Cup. Pakistan team will play this match after defeating Nepal, while India will start its Asia Cup campaign with this match. In such a situation, all the cricket fans will have their eyes on the players of these two teams.
The one Indian player who is being discussed the most in this match against Pakistan is Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli has had a great performance against Pakistan so far in international cricket. Kohli is in good form this year also. This match will prove to be very important for Kohli and he will try to give a match-winning performance for the team.
Pakistani captain Babar Azam, who played a brilliant inning of 151 runs in the match against Nepal, is the biggest threat to the Indian team in this match. Babar has excelled with his batting in ODIs over the years and has become the second-highest run-scorer for Pakistan in this format. In such a situation, Babar Azam’s performance in the match against India can prove to be very important for the Pakistani team.
Indian captain Rohit Sharma is also number one in terms of scoring the most runs for India against Pakistan. Rohit has so far scored 720 runs in 16 ODI matches against Pakistan at an average of 51.42. In which 6 half-centuries and 2 centuries have been scored.
Shaheen Afridi, who leads the bowling in the Pakistani team, is considered the biggest threat to the Indian batsmen. Shaheen is in great form at the moment. In the match against Nepal, Shaheen took 2 wickets in the first over of the innings with the new ball.
In this match, all eyes will be on the performance of Jasprit Bumrah, who returned to the Indian team after a long time. Along with Bumrah’s fitness before the World Cup, his form will also be important for the team. So far in his ODI career, Bumrah has taken 4 wickets in 5 matches against Pakistan.