T20 World Cup 2022: India face Pakistan at MCG on 23 October, Australia begin title defence against New Zealand
The MCG will host the T20 World Cup 2022 Final, which will be played on 13 November 2022.
With five wins out of as many games in the group stages, Pakistan are one of the favourites to lift the T20 World Cup and will take on Australia in the semi-final here on Thursday
The match clocked a record reach of 167 million viewers while the T20 World Cup in itself registered a cumulative reach of 238 million till last week
T20 World Cup 2021: Babar Azam's mother was on ventilator when Pakistan played India, reveals captain's father
Babar Azam scored an unbeaten 68 against India on the big day, even as his mother was put on a ventilator following a surgery.
The 31-year-old Shami became the main target after the bitter 10-wicket defeat in Dubai, even though Kohli acknowledged that his side had been "outplayed".
Pakistan defeated India by 10 wickets in the match on Sunday and, according to Saqlain, the sporting conduct of players on both sides sent a strong message of humanity.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath directed state police to file sedition charges against those celebrating Pakistan’s victory over India in the recent T20 World Cup match
What the former cricketer impulsively said in a TV interaction was nothing but truth, something Pakistanis would talk about in private conversations
'Sorry on behalf of Pakistan': Pakistanis condemn Waqar Younis for Namaz ‘in front of Hindus’ comment
In a shocking comment, Younis said during the show on Monday that it was very special for him to watch Mohammad Rizwan offer Namaz in front of Hindus during the match
It is shameful that these ‘liberals’ wantonly celebrate a defeat, are more cruel to the Indian team than the ‘illiterate’ fans they scoff at daily, and make it out to be a defeat for India as a nation
Trolls on social media linked Shami's ordinary performance in India's defeat to Pakistan to his religion which did not go down well with fellow netizens with several of them offering support to the 31-year-old.
India-Pakistan match continues online: Mohammed Shami subjected to torrent of abuse after defeat in game
The meaning of 'Kuffar to toot gaya', the phrase used by Pakistan captain Babur Azam during the post-game official ICC ceremony, has been a special focus of debate
T20 World Cup 2021: 'Pakistan make a mauka-ry of critics', Pakistani media hail Babar Azam and Co after dismantling India
It was India's maiden 10-wicket loss in T20 Internationals and Pakistan's first win by such a margin, making the victory for the Men in Green all the more sweet.
T20 World Cup 2021: Decision to take the knee was communicated to us by management, says Virat Kohli
Kohli's men took the knee in support of the movement that began with the death of African-American George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer in the USA.
Kohli ended the discussion with a sarcastic jibe, adding that that if the reporter wanted any controversial statements, he had to inform Kohli earlier so that the captain could answer accordingly. Watch the video here.
Whether it was worth the wait, only they can say, but there is no doubting the chutzpah which accompanied their ten-wicket rout at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday night.
Shaheen dismissed dangerous opener Rohit Sharma with the fourth delivery of the match for a first-ball duck and then had KL Rahul (three) and Virat Kohli (57) in an incisive 3-31 spell off his four overs.
Jubilant cricket fans poured onto the streets across Pakistan to hail their team's rout of arch-rivals India. Celebratory gunfire erupted from the rooftops of houses in the capital Islamabad, Peshawar and Karachi while fireworks also lit up the sky.
T20 World Cup 2021: Virat Kohli admits India were 'outplayed', but says team's not pressing panic button
"We did not execute the things that we wanted to but credit is certainly due - they (Pakistan) outplayed us today," Kohli said at the post-match presentation ceremony.