One of cricket's famous rivalries will be renewed at the junior level when an India U-23 side led by Suryakumar Yadav take on arch-rivals Pakistan U-23 in the final of the ACC Emerging Trophy tournament here on Sunday.
Despite both sides fielding their second string U-23 side
(India A are playing in South Africa), an Indo-Pak duel is certain to grab eyeballs as some of the promising juniors from either sides would like to make a mark on the big stage.
All eyes will be on the former India U-19 captain and opener Unmukt Chand to fire on all cylinders during the summit clash.
The Delhi lad has an uncanny ability to score runs when it matters the most - like century against Australia in the U-19 World Cup final, a ton against Assam in National One Day Championship final to name a few.
If Indian team is keen to dominate the proceedings, then Unmukt will be expected to make amends for his poor show in the semifinal where he was out without scoring.