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PAK vs IND Dream11 Team Prediction: Asia Cup 2023 Super Four, Playing 11, Pitch Report, Dream 11 Prediction

By Sonam G

India will lock horns against arch-rivals Pakistan in the third match of the Super Fours. The previous meeting between these two sides in the league stage ended up in no result due to rain. India scored 266 runs in the first innings and rained played a spoilsport and no further play was possible. There is rain forecast for this match but both the teams will be keen to

When: 10 September, 3:00 PM IST

Where: R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

TV Channel, Live Streaming: Star Sports

R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo Pitch Report

The surface here usually helps the spinners a lot and will be tough for batting. But with consistent rains in the last week it will be interesting to see how the pitch plays out. Both teams will prefer chasing considering the weather forecast which shows plenty of showers could interupt the game.

Pakistan Playing 11

  1. Imam ul Haq
  2. Fakhar Zaman
  3. Babar Azam (c)
  4. Iftikhar Ahmed
  5. Mohammad Rizwan (wk)
  6. Salman Ali Agha
  7. Shadab Khan
  8. Faheem Ashraf
  9. Shaheen Afridi
  10. Naseem Shah
  11. Haris Rauf
  • They are expected to be unchanged for this match.

Babar Azam Stats in ODI

Matches Played Runs Last 5 performance Runs vs India Batting Average
106 5370 17, 151, 60, 53, 0, 1 1303 runs in 20 matches. 59.5

Shaheen Afridi Stats in ODI

Matches Played Wickets Last 5 performance BBM Bowling Average
42 83 1/42, 4/35, 2/27, 2/31, 2/58, 2/9 6/35 23.4

India Playing 11

  1. Rohit Sharma
  2. Shubman Gill
  3. Virat Kohli
  4. Shreyas Iyer
  5. Ishan Kishan (wk)
  6. Hardik Pandya
  7. Ravindra Jadeja
  8. Shardul Thakur
  9. Kuldeep Yadav
  10. Mohammad Shami/ Siraj
  11. Jasprit Bumrah
  • All players are fit and available for selection

Virat Kohli Stats in ODI

Matches Played Runs Last 5 performance Batting Average Runs vs Pakistan
275 12898 54, 31, 4, 36, 11 57.32 536

Jasprit Bumrah Stats in ODI

Matches Played Wickets Last 5 performance Wickets vs Pakistan Bowling Average
73 121 2/49, 6/19, 2/52, 1/37, 2/48 4 wickets in 5 matches 17.25

PAK vs IND Dream11 Team Prediction

Wicket-keepers: Mohammad Rizwan

Batsmen: Babar Azam, Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Imam ul Haq

All-rounder: Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya

Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Jasprit Bumrah

Captain, Vice Captain for Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Babar Azam, Virat Kohli

Captain, Vice Captain for Grand League: Shaheen Afridi, Jasprit Bumrah

PAK vs IND Fantasy Tips

  • Babar Azam scored 150 runs in the opening match against Nepal and will be an automatic choice for this match.
  • Jasprit Bumrah last played an ODI in September last year where he picked up 8 wickets in 2 matches against England including 6/19.
  • Rohit Sharma returned to form scoring a half century in the previous match against Nepal and was also the player of the match.
  • Virat Kohli has been in terrific form this year in this format. He has scored 433 runs in 11 matches at a strike rate of 110.
  • Salman Ali Agha is batting lower down the order and has struggled in the previous series against Afghanistan. He was dismissed cheaply against Nepal in the opening match, leave him out for this match.
  • Fakhar Zaman has not got a fifty in his previous 8 ODI matches. Hence avoid him for small leagues. Considering his record against India is good he can be taken a punt in grand leagues.
  • Imam ul Haq has scored 2 half centuries in his previous four matches. He will be a key pick for this match.
  • Shreyas Iyer has a good record in this format having amassed more than 1500 runs at an average of 46.
  • Shubman Gill scored a half century in the last game against Nepal. He will be a top pick for this match
  • Ishan Kishan scored 4 half centuries in previous four matches against West Indies recently and will also give points with his wicket-keeping.

Who will win Pakistan vs India  today match?

India are expected to win this match

Australia are currently the Number 1 ranked ODI team in the world but if Pakistan win this match they will once again claim the top rank.

India have won 7 games out of 13 matches matches between these two sides in Asia Cup (50 over format)

Pakistan has won Asia Cup twice while India have won it 7 times.

India and Pakistan have faced each other in 133 matches in ODI. Out of these 132 games , India have won 55 whereas Pakistan have come out victorious on 73 occasions . 5 matches ended without a result.

The last time these two sides met in league stage the match ended in a no result.


Sonam G

A cricket fan trying to analyze the game from a different point of view.