Pakistan under pressure ahead of India match
June 15, 2019
Pakistan cricket team captain Sarfaraz Ahmed has said that the team needs to improve its play before confrontation with India on Sunday 16 June .
Pakistan was beaten by 41 runs in the match played against Australia making it the team's second defeat in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 tournament.
Sarfaraz Ahmed said that his team needs to work on raising fielding standards as they are not up to the mark and caused the recent match losses. He admitted that the team made a lot of mistakes in the game against Australia.
"We need to improve because if we want to beat bigger teams like Australia and India then all three aspects of the game are crucial," said Sarfaraz.
The upcoming Sunday match is adding a lot of pressure on the Pakistani side as India has never lost a match to Pakistan in the last six World Cup matches.
Sarfaraz added, "We have to overcome our mistakes because India are also a very strong team. We will assess our performance and then we will plan."
The cricket rivalry between India and Pakistan is well known and fans on both sides are eagerly awaiting for the game. Advertisements about the upcoming match have already created a storm on social media.