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In one of the biggest matches in the group stages of the T20 World Cup 2024, India will be facing-off against the arch-rivals Pakistan at the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York. The latest rendition of the Indo-Pak cricket rivalry, stepped in history, could prove one of those humdingers, with some of the top players in the world taking centre stage in crunch situations, taking their team over the finishing line.

In this article, SportsTiger looks at five top matchups for the India versus Pakistan clash in the T20 World Cup 20 24.

Rohit Sharma vs Shaheen Afridi

rohit sharma vs shaheen afridi

Rohit Sharma, the captain of India, has batted twice against the left-arm fast bowler from Pakistan, Shaheen Afridi, in the T20I format, getting dismissed LBW on the very first ball during their first battle in the T20 World Cup 2021. The next time they played against each other during the Asia Cup in 2022, Sharma scored four runs off five balls against Afridi, while their ODI battles have been quite competitive as well.