Despite being in a precarious situation, life isn’t going to get better for Pakistan as they are now scheduled to face arch-rivals India in a high-pressure game on June 16 at Old Trafford. Needless to say that the contest is one of the most anticipated clashes of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tournament.
Rain is also expected to stay away as the chances of the game getting washed out aren’t high so fans are anticipated to be served with a plethora of entertainment. Like many cricket enthusiasts, the upcoming game is already attracting attention of cricketers from both side of the border.
Recently, Pakistan’s legendary batsman Zaheer Abbas, known as the Asian Bradman, moved forward to reflect on the high-voltage encounter between two Asian giants. Discussing the chances of boys in green against the blue team, the 71-year old opined that the paceman Mohammad Amir would be key against India because of his sparkling bowling form. The Sialkot born wants Pakistan to target the top three of India who form the batting nucleus of the unit. It remains to be seen how the green team fares against one of the favorites of the event.