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INDvsPAK: Super Sunday is back, last ODI was played between two teams was in WC-2015

The long wait of cricket fans is over as the big rivals India Pakistan will meet after long time to play an ODI. The IndvsPak cricket match is one of the most extreme sports rivalries in the world especially in the cricket. All though any sort of match played between these two nations is much anticipated and intense. The fans of both the nations eagerly wait for the match; if it’s on Sunday than its icing on the cake. According to Wikipedia; an India-Pakistan cricket match has been expected to attract up to one billion viewers, according to TV ratings firms and various other reports.

Last ODI played between the two was in Adelaide Oval, Australia the ICC World Cup 2015 on 15 Feb 2015 at which India won by 76 runs. And last match the two nations played was in Kolkata, India the T20 World Cup (19 March 2016) in which India beat the Pakistan by 6 wickets. The two teams met two times in last 2 years and India have beaten Pakistan far and wide on both occasions. If take an overall look at big ODI tournament organised by ICC; India has far more higher win percentage in these tournaments against Pakistan. All though Pakistan have good overall

Combined Stats of Matches Played in ICC CT and ICC WC

Matches Ind Pak Tied Draw
9 7 2 0 0

India win % age is 77.77

Overall Matches Stats of the two teams:

Team Span Mat W L T NR %age
IND 1978-2015 127 51 72 0 4 41.46
PAK 1978-2015 127 72 51 0 4 58.53

ICC Champions Trophy Stats between the two teams

Year Match type Venue Scores Result Player of the Match
2004 GM Birmingham, Edgbaston Ind 200/10, Pak 201/7 Pak won by 3 Wkts Yousuf Youhana 
2009 GM Centurion, SA Pak 302/9, Ind 249/10 Pak won by 54 runs Shoaib Malik
2013 GM Birmingham, Edgbaston Pak 165/10, Ind 108/2 Ind won by 8 Wkts (D/L) Bhuvneshwar Kumar

In ICC Champions trophy Pakistan have advantage if compare the stats as Pakistan have won 2 out 3 occasions. But for India its a good sign the last the two teams meet in ICC CT-2013; India have won that match comprehensively.

Stats of World Cup Matches between two:

Year Match type Venue Scores Result Player of the Match
1992 GM Sydney, Aus Ind 216/7, Pak 173/10 Ind won by 43 runs Sachin Tendulkar
1996 QF Bangalore, Ind Ind 287/8, Pak 248/9 Ind won by 39 runs Navjot Singh Sidhu
1999 Super-6’s Manchester, Eng Ind 227/6, Pak 180/10 Ind won by 47 runs Venkatesh Prasad
2003 GM Centurion, SA Pak 273/7, Ind 276/4 Ind won by 6 Wkts Sachin Tendulkar
2011 SF Mohali, Ind Ind 260/9, Pak 231/10 Ind won by 29 runs Sachin Tendulkar
2015 GM Adelide oval Ind 300/7, Pak 224/10 Ind won by 76 runs Virat Kohli

India have 100% win record against Pakistan in the world cup. They have never lost a single match against Pakistan the World Cup’s.

So be ready for another exiciting match on Sunday, 4th June 2017 Sharp IST: 3:00 PM at Birmingham, Edgbaston 

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