Match No 4 of Super 12 and 16th Match of T20 World Cup 2022 will be played between India and Pakistan(Ind vs Pak) at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 23rd October 2022. Match will start at 01:30PM IST and 07:00PM Australian time.
India and Pakistan have played 11 T20I matches against each other. India have won 8 matches whereas Pakistan is victorious 3 times. In last 3 matches, Pakistan have won 2. This time, momentum will be in favor towards Pakistan.
India have best batting lineup in this T20 World Cup, but when it comes to bowling, India is looking weak without Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar not in form specially in death overs. Coming into T20 World Cup, Rohit Sharma is not in good touch. KL Rahul has runs, but they both will be tested by Pakistan bowlers in powerplay.
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Virat Kohli has tremendous record against Pakistan in T20Is, so he should be a player to pick in fantasy team as captain or vice-captain. Suryakumar Yadav is in great from, if he starts going then he can turn the game in India’s favor. Hardik Pandya is among runs in last few matches and with ball as well can pick wickets. These all will be batsmans picks.
In bowling unit, Akshar Patel is India’s most successful bowler in last few days. Arshdeep Singh has done well both in start and death overs. Mohammad Shami is recalled into Indian side after injury to Jasprit Bumrah and Deepak Chahar. They all are best bowlers to pick in Dream11 team.
Pakistan is coming into T20 World Cup with full confidence. They have won tri-series against New Zealand and Bangladesh before T20 World Cup. Once again, their core strength is their bowling and openers. Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan once again will be batsmans to pick in fantasy team with one of them being Captain.
Shan Masood has suffered injury before clash, so Pakistan will choose one of Haider Ali/ Fakhar Zaman in his place. In middle order once again they will be with same players. Mohammad Nawaz is among wickets and runs, so he is player to pick in Dream11 team.
In fast bowling, Shaheen Afridi looked unplayable in warm-up matches and he will be have confidence from last year. Haris Rauf has also shown good skill with pace. Both will be best bowlers to pick from Pakistan in fantasy team.
Best Playing XI for India:-
Rohit Sharma(c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Akshar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, R Ashwin/ Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh
Best Playing XI for Pakistan:-
Mohammad Rizwan(wk), Babar Azam(c), Fakhar Zaman, Khudshil Shah, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf, Shaheen Afridi, Naseem Shah
Dream11 Prediction Team for Ind vs Pak Match:-
Wicket Keepers – Mohammad Rizwan
Batsmans – Virat Kohli(vc), Suryakumar Yadav, Babar Azam(c)
All Rounders – Akshar Patel, Hardik Pandya, Mohammad Nawaz
Bowlers – Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf