In a highly anticipated clash at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, India continued their remarkable dominance over arch-rivals Pakistan, extending their unbeaten streak to a perfect 8-0 in ODI World Cup encounters. The match, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, was a showcase of India’s cricketing prowess and their ability to thrive under immense pressure.
Rohit Sharma was the standout performer for India, smashing a superb 86 off just 63 balls. His brilliant batting display set the tone for India’s chase of Pakistan’s total. His partnership with Virat Kohli, who contributed a solid 58, put India in a commanding position.
India’s bowlers also played a pivotal role in the victory, with Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya, and Mohammed Siraj each claiming two wickets. Their collective effort helped restrict Pakistan to a modest total of 191.
This comprehensive 7-wicket win not only secured India’s victory in the 2023 World Cup but also reaffirmed their historical dominance over Pakistan in the ODI World Cup. India has maintained their winning streak against Pakistan in World Cup encounters since 1992. The win was celebrated by Indian fans and further heightened the intense rivalry and the cricketing legacy between the two nations.