Indo-Pak Matches Are About Emotion, Say Pakistani Cricket Fans
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A cricket fan or not, matches between India and Pakistan hold a special place in the heart of every Indian and Pakistani because the encounter is about more than the match, it is about emotion.
We talked to a few Pakistani cricket fans about their feelings about the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 clash between India and Pakistan on Sunday, 16 June, and they had plenty to say, from having that day declared a official holiday to which players they would like to see shine.
Who Will Be the Make-or- Break Player in the Match?
Any Superstitions Regarding the Match?
“If you had asked this few days ago, I would have said ‘It’s Ramzan and prayers will be answered and Pakistan will win.” But now Ramzan is over and people of both the countries must be praying for their teams. So, I feel only that team will win which will be able to handle pressure well that day.”Fasahat Chohan, Student
Favourite Indo-Pak Match?
Are Indo-Pak Matches Overhyped?
This will the seventh face-off between the two arch-rivals in a World Cup. India has won on all the previous six occasions.
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