Today is a very big day for millions of cricket fans as two big teams of Cricket world will plays against each other in the ICC World Twenty20. India vs Pakistan is always the all time high voltage cricket match.
The Indian cricket team will take on Pakistan in their do-or-die super eights match played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Latest reports have said that Pakistani captain has won the toss and elected to bat first.
Opener Virender Sehwag is playing today’s match against Pakistan. While off-spinner Harbhajan Singh is left out.
Talking to media, MS Dhoni said, “We were thinking to bowl first, we are playing seven batsmen today.”
He said, “Pakistan are good players of spin.”
India: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt; wk), Gautam Gambhir, Ravichandran Ashwin, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Piyush Chawla, Ashok Dinda, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Virat Kohli, Irfan Pathan, Suresh Raina, Virender Sehwag, Rohit Sharma, Manoj Tiwary, Yuvraj Singh.
Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez (capt.), Imran Nazir, Kamran Akmal (wk), Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik, Nasir Jamshed, Saeed Ajmal, Sohail Tanvir, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Yasir Arafat, Abdul Razzaq, Mohammad Sami, Asad Shafiq, Raza Hasan.
Match starts at 7.30 pm (IST).
Umpires RA Kettleborough (England) and RJ Tucker (Australia)
TV umpire HDPK Dharmasena
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire IJ Gould (England)