By Ind Job Info Team
Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Hardik Pandya bowled Pakistan for 147. 4-26 and 3-24. India needs 148.
Shahnawaz Dahani's late hitting boosted Pakistan's total. They missed 20 overs. Rizwan scored 43 off 42.
Rohit Sharma won the toss against Babar Azam in Dubai and choose to bowl first.
In the 2021 World Cup and IPL, winning the toss and bowling first was the recipe.
Dew helps gulf batters chase down totals in the second inning. This World Cup will likely follow the same structure.
India Playing 11 Rohit Sharma(c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Dinesh Karthik(w), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh
Pakistan Playing 11 Babar Azam(c), Mohammad Rizwan(w), Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Haris Rauf, Shahnawaz Dahani