india vs pakistan cricket match world cup 2019

India vs Pakistan is always an exciting cricket match to watch. Be it a bilateral series between the two teams, or be it an ICC tournament, the clash of these two giants is always entertaining. Stakes are higher this time, more than ever before as India takes on arch-rivals Pakistan at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground in England.

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Let us take a closer look at this rivalry and understand which team has better odds of winning.

India vs Pakistan at 2019 Cricket World Cup: Who Has A Better Chance of Winning?

Battles between these two teams have often been a close contest, and that is expected this time too. This is for the first time in a really long time that Pakistan has entered a World Cup tournament with a better batting side than a bowling side! India, on the other hand, has some of the best names in both the departments.

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As of this writing, odds indicate that India is a heavy favorite to win this match between India vs Pakistan.

The Indo-Pak Cricket Rivalry

When it comes to India vs Pakistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup, India has been unbeaten. The team has never lost to Pakistan in this tournament, and the team hopes that they would carry the streak forward this year as well.

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The Indian team’s batting line-up is star-studded with Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan on the top and the likes of an experienced veteran in MS Dhoni anchoring the mid-order, India is indeed a strong side. This year, India’s X-Factor is Jasprit Bumrah. It will be interesting to see who emerges the winner of this match.