The Super 4 match of the 2023 Asian Cup will be played between India and Pakistan on Sunday. The group stage match between these two teams in Kandy could not be completed due to rain. Now this Super 4 match will be played in Colombo’s R. Played at Premadasa Stadium. Ahead of this great game, some numbers will be released. Accordingly, the Pakistan team in Colombo is ahead of India in records. Yes, these numbers can increase the concerns of Indian fans. What’s special is that Pakistan had won the last time the two teams met on this ground in 2004.
What is the record of India and Pakistan in Colombo?
The Indian team defeated R. of Colombo. A total of 46 matches were played at the Premadasa Stadium. Of these, it has won 23 and suffered 19 defeats. While 4 games brought no result. India’s winning percentage here is 50 percent. As for Pakistan, they played a total of 24 matches in Colombo, out of which they won 14 and lost 8. While two games remained inconclusive. Pakistan’s winning percentage on this ground is 58.33. This means that Pakistan is ahead of India in this matter.
India will settle the 2004 bill
The 2004 Asia Cup clash between India and Pakistan took place on this ground in Colombo. First in the game, Pakistan had scored 300 runs for 9 wickets. Shoaib Malik played an excellent innings of 143 runs. In reply, Team India could only score 241 runs. Malik also took two wickets while bowling. However, after that, India defeated Pakistan on Sri Lankan soil in Dambulla in 2010, but the pain of the defeat in Colombo is still alive in the minds of Indian fans. Team India will take the field to clear the record of this defeat after 19 years.
Team India leads Sri Lanka’s record
Although Sri Lanka hosted a total of four matches between India and Pakistan, in 1997 two matches were washed out due to rain. After that, Pakistan defeated India in the 2004 Asia Cup. Then in 2010, India defeated Pakistan in Dambulla. As far as individual records are concerned, India has played a total of 66 matches on Sri Lankan soil, winning 31 and losing 28. 7 games were also inconclusive. If we talk about Pakistan, they have played 42 matches in Sri Lanka, out of which they won 18 and lost 20. There was no result during four games.