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Asia Cup Final: Pakistan superfan cheers for India in Dubai - Watch video

The Pakistan fan was also in the news for sponsoring Indian superfan Sudhir Gautam’s Dubai trip for the Asia Cup 2018 as the Indian fan did not have sufficient finances to travel for the tournament.

cricket Updated: Sep 29, 2018 08:54 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Bashir Chacha (also known as Chacha Chicago) was supporting India at the Asia Cup final.
Bashir Chacha (also known as Chacha Chicago) was supporting India at the Asia Cup final.(Twitter)
         

Pakistan may have failed to reach the Asia Cup 2018 final, but their super fan Bashir Chacha (also known as Chacha Chicago) was present in Dubai during the summit clash between India and Bangladesh on Friday.

The Pakistan fan was seen supporting the Indian cricket team during their clash against Bangladesh and a video showed that he had an Indian jersey and the tricolour along with him.

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Bashir has been staying in the same hotel as Team India and earlier posted pictures with MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma. He was also in the news for sponsoring Indian superfan Sudhir Gautam’s Dubai trip for the Asia Cup 2018 as the Indian fan did not have sufficient finances to travel for the tournament.

India qualified for the summit clash with a unbeaten record in the competition while Bangladesh defeated Pakistan by 37 runs in the final Super Four encounter to reach the final.

India retained the Asia Cup with a three-wicket win off the last ball against a fighting Bangladesh who were anchored by a maiden hundred from opener Liton Das in Dubai on Friday.

First Published: Sep 28, 2018 21:48 IST

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