By Mehak Pal
Published Oct 14, 2023

Hindustan Times

World Cup 2023: 5 players to watch out in India vs Pakistan match

Team India is all set for their 2023 ODI World Cup match against Pakistan at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on October 14, 2023

 Ahead of the blockbuster clash, take a look at five key players to watch out in India vs Pakistan World Cup match 

Virat Kohli is one of the top batters in the Indian Cricket Team. He has scored over 25,000 runs and in the ODIs against Pakistan he accumulated 662 runs in 15 games

 Virat Kohli (India)

Indian cricket team captain Rohit Sharma holds the record of hitting 556 sixes in 473 innings in international cricket. He has played 18 matches against Pakistan in 50-over cricket

Rohit Sharma (India)

Pakistan's wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan has proven his abilities in the ODI format. Recently, he scored 68 against the Netherlands and 131 against Sri Lanka in ODI World Cup 2023

Mohammad Rizwan (Pakistan)

Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam has so far managed only 15 runs in two matches. During his matches against India in this format, he has scored 168 runs in six innings which includes two single-digit knocks

Babar Azam (Pakistan)

Shaheen Afridi is a left-arm pacer who dismissed Rohit Sharma for 11 and Virat Kohli for 4 in the 2021 T20 World Cup. He hasn't made an impactful start so far to the tournament, with just two wickets for 103 runs in 96 balls

Shaheen Afridi (Pakistan)

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