Sourav Ganguly On India Pakistan Series: As soon as the Indian cricket team and Pakistan team come face to face, the cricket audience enjoys something different. Meanwhile, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly has given an answer on the question of bilateral series between Team India and Pakistan.
The biggest match on the cricket field is when the Indian cricket team and the Pakistan team are face to face. However, both teams now appear in the ICC tournament as there has been no bilateral series between these two teams for many years. Sourav Ganguly, President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and former captain of Team India, was asked to play bilateral series between India and Pakistan. Responding to this question, Dada said that India-Pakistan bilateral series is the decision of the government and it depends on the government itself.
Please tell that Pakistan’s team visited India in the year 2012–13. Here Pakistan team played matches with Team India from 25 December 2012 to 6 January 2013. Pakistan’s team played three ODIs and two T20 matches with India on this tour. On this tour, Pakistan defeated Team India 2–1 in their home ODI series and the T20 series was equal to 1–1.
Team India’s command for this series was in the hands of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the captain of Pakistan ODI team was Misbah-ul-Haq. In the India-Pakistan ODI series, 203 runs were scored by Dhoni’s bat from Team India and with this, Ishant Sharma took the maximum 7 wickets for Team India in this series.
BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly, when asked 'It's been a long time since India played a bilateral series with Pakistan': Playing Pakistan is a government decision and it depends on the government. pic.twitter.com/Zcc0IfsP0k
— ANI (@ANI) December 20, 2019
On the other hand, if India talks about the last match played between Pakistan, then there was a match between the two teams in the ICC Cricket World Cup. The match between the two teams took place at Old Trafford Ground and this match was won by Team India by 89 runs. In this match, Team India hitman Rohit Sharma played brilliant innings of 140 runs and with this, captain Virat Kohli scored 77 and KL Rahul scored a half-century innings of 57 runs.
In the bowling, Vijay Shankar, Kuldeep Yadav, and Hardik Pandya took 2-2 wickets. Now India-Pakistan team can be seen face to face on the field in the T20 World Cup 2020.