IND vs PAK: Pakistan Satisfied With Security Arrangements In Ahmedabad: Report

Updated - 12 Oct 2023, 12:56 PM

Pakistan Batters Mohammad Rizwan & Abdullah Shafique
Pakistan Batters Mohammad Rizwan & Abdullah Shafique

The much-awaited India vs Pakistan clash is just a couple of days away. The arch-rivals are scheduled to lock horns against each other in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2023 on Saturday (October 14). The match will be played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

As per reports, the Babar Azam-led Pakistan team landed in Ahmedabad on Wednesday (October 11). They were in Hyderabad since landing in India last month. The Men in Green played both of their warm-up games as well as the first two World Cup games in Hyderabad and received good support from the local crowd.

Recently a report from Pakistan stated that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) was concerned about the players’ safety in India and wanted the government to evaluate the arrangements. The reports stated that the PCB was concerned about a potential hostile reception for the players at several venues in India including Ahmedabad, the venue for their next game.

However, the Pakistan team is reportedly satisfied with the security arrangement in the city. According to a report from Cricbuzz, a Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) member said that the team management was happy with their security arrangements when the team arrived on Wednesday.

Pakistan and India eye third win in a row:

Both India and Pakistan will be looking to extend their winning start with they take on each other later this week. Both teams have started their campaigns by winning their opening two games. The Men in Blue started their campaign with a hard-fought six-wicket win over five-time world champions Australia at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

In their second game, India inflicted a crushing 8-wicket defeat on Afghanistan in Delhi while chasing 273 runs. The Men in Green, on the other hand, began their campaign with an 81-run win over the Netherlands in Hyderabad. In their second outing, they chased down a record total of 345 runs against Sri Lanka. Both the teams are in good form at the moment and one can expect another thrilling contest between the arch-rivals.

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