Friday, March 25, 2011

India vs Pakistan

The big match that everyone has dreamt for and waiting for has come. It is India vs Pakistan in a Cricket World Cup semi final match. There was anticipation every where in both India and Pakistan on Thursday when India played Australia. Each and everyone in India and Pakistan followed the game closely till the end expecting India to win as it was a situation where if India wins, it will collide with Pakistan that too in a semi-final match. It has been every individual’s dream and passion in both the countries for an India vs Pakistan game. It is a feeling among people of both the countries that their home side should win against their opponents very importantly and losing the finals will not matter to them if their home team wins this match. MS Dhoni said the same at the presentation ceremony when he was asked about the semi final match by Ravi Shastri. India sent the mighty Australians out of the tournament yesterday to book a berth in the semi final of the World Cup and play against Pakistan. With this loss, it has been after 12 years the three consecutive World Cup winning Australians lost a knock out match in a World Cup where as India entered the semi finals after eight years.

India will play Pakistan on 30th March, 2011 in the second semi final match of the Cricket World Cup 2011. The match will be played at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali. Mohali is in Punjab, the border of India and Pakistan and also the home ground for Yuvraj Singh.

How many matches did India win out of all the nine games it played at Mohali? - 5

What is the highest team score at Mohali and by which team? – 351/5 by South Africa

What is Pakistan’s highest score at Mohali? – 322/6 against India

What is India’s highest score at Mohali? – 321/9 against Pakistan

What is the lowest team score at Mohali? – 89/10 by Pakistan

Who is the batsman to score highest individual runs in ODI at Mohali? Sachin Tendulkar ( 281 in 6 matches)

Who is the bowler to take more no. of wickets at Mohali? Harbhajan Singh ( 9 wickets in 5 matches)

What are the best bowling figures at Mohali? – 5/21 by M Ntini

How many matches did India play against Pakistan in world cups till now? 4

Which team won more no. of matches in India vs Pakistan matches in World Cups? India

Which team won the most number of matches at Mohali in India vs Pakistan matches? Pakistan

India vs Pakistan in World Cup Statistics:

No. of matches played – 4
India won – 4, Pakistan – 0.

India vs Pakistan - Head to Head in Mohali:

No of matches played – 2
India won- 0, Pakistan won- 2.

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