India vs Pakistan: The match between India and Pakistan will be played on September 2 as part of the 2023 Asian Cup. All fans are excited for the greatest cricket rivalry in the world. After four years, an ODI match will be held between the two teams. A bilateral series between India and Pakistan has not existed for a long time. For this reason, the two teams only take part in the Asia Cup and ICC tournaments. Virat Kohli met Pakistani fast bowler Haris Rauf before the Asian Cup game. His video went viral on social media.
Haris Rauf met Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli hugs Pakistan’s star bowler Haris Rauf during a training session at the Asian Cup. The video was shared by Pakistan Cricket via its Twitter account. As soon as Haris says in the video that everywhere he goes, Kohli-Kohli happens. Kohli then says that the body is fine. There are so many long tournaments coming up. Further in the video, Rohit Sharma can be seen meeting Pakistani captain Babar Azam and opener Imam-ul-Haq.
Stormy innings were played in the T20 World Cup
In the group stage against Pakistan at T20 World Cup 2022, Virat Kohli scored many runs against Pakistani bowlers. He won the team by playing a memorable 82-run, 53-ball inning in that game. In the game against Pakistan, Kohli beat Haris Rauf for a six on 5th and 6th balls in the 19th over as India needed 28 runs to win from 9 balls. Haris fired star batsmen like Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav in that match but was beaten before Kohli.
Pakistan announced they will play eleven
Pakistan have announced their starting XI for the Asian Cup game against India. The team that fielded Pakistan against Nepal. The same starting XI will play the game against India. There are five players in the Pakistan team who will play against India for the first time. These include the names Mohammad Rizwan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Naseem Shah, Agha Salman and Haris Rauf.