Whenever these two sides play against each other, Pressure on both the teams always increase geometrically, and inversely proportional to number of days remaining in match, India VS Pakistan ICC World Cup 2015.
Probable Team Squad
Warm-up match results
Previous matches between both teams
Important matches between both teams
Record on Australian soil
Important players from both the teams
1)Probable Team Squad
This year both the teams are going to play with most of the youngsters who would play world cup for the first time in their cricket career. India has only 5 players out of 15 who took part in previous world cup. Similarly Pakistan is also going to launch them in this cricket fest with 9 new youngsters. A notion is very clear that this match between two arch rivals India and Pakistan would be like a blockbuster movie in upcoming days.
Interestingly, both the teams are going to launch them with 10 spring chickens who have not experienced such kind of pressure till. The question arises here Can these players control their nerves and handle such kind of pressure? Or they will lose their control on their own selves which may affect them adversely.
2) Warm-up Match Results of both teams (india and pakistan):
Both the teams played 2 warm up matches, India played warm up matches against Australia and Afghanistan resulting in defeat by 106 runs by Aussies and a win by 153 runs against Afghanistan.
On the other hand Pakistan won both of warm up match against Bangladesh and England by 3 wickets and wickets 4 wickets respectively.
Warm-up matches’ stipulations are in favor of Pakistan.
3) Previous Matches Between both the teams (India, Pakistan)
These two two arch-rivals played 129 games against each other, History are not favoring India.
Out of 129 matches Where Pakistan secure victory in 72 games India could win 50 games while 4 games were finished without any result.
Indian soil witnesses 30 games and Pakistan Soil Witnesses 27, and rest of the matches played on the land foreign for both the countries.