The 2024 edition of the  ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is on June 1, with co-hosts USA taking on Canada in the opening clash. While almost all teams have begun their campaign in the marquee tournament, one of the most exciting and highly-anticipated games of the marquee event is yet to be played. Arch-rivals and neighbours, India and Pakistan, are set to meet each other in a thrilling contest on Sunday, June 9. 

The matches between India and Pakistan have always been exciting and kept cricket lovers on their toes, and this game is going to be no different. 

Three players to watch out for in India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup 2024 clash

As the former champions and neighbours prepare to meet each other in New York, let’s have a look at the three players fans will have their eyes on in the big game. 

Rishabh Pant

rishabh pant

India’s reliable wicketkeeping batter Rishabh Pant who made his national comeback after 16 months has played a total of 67 T20I matches. In his 57 innings, Pant has scored 1023 runs with an average of 23.25 and striking at 126.76. In the last game of the tournament against Ireland, Pant came up with 36* runs. Not only this, but against the warm-up match against Bangladesh, the 26-year-old came up 53 runs helping his side win in both the games.