India defeated Pakistan by 4 wickets in the round-12 match of T20I World Cup. The Indian team played the first match of the T20I World Cup 2022 in Melbourne with Pakistan.
In this match, Team India captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bowl first.
Batting first, Pakistan scored 159 for 8 in 20 overs on the basis of Iftikhar Aham’s half-century and Shan Masood’s unbeaten half-century and set India a target of 160 runs to win.
In response, Team India, chasing this score, scored 160 runs for 6 wickets in 20 overs and won the match by 4 wickets. In this match, Virat Kohli has once again proved why he is called ‘The Chase Machine’. Virat Kohli played a brilliant innings of 82 runs in 53 balls. Virat Kohli hit 6 fours and 4 sixes in this innings.
Amit Shah congratulated –
After winning the match, the Home Minister of the country Amit Shah has congratulated Team India. Congratulating him via Twitter, Amit Shah said, Team India has made a great start in the T20I World Cup. Virat Kohli has played an amazing innings. Congratulations to Team India for this win.
Jay Shah also congratulated –
After the victory, BCCI secretary Jay Shah also tweeted. Tweeting, Jay Shah said, ‘Chase master you have turned the times. What talent has Virat Kohli shown? What a match we have seen today!’
Uttar Pradesh CM praised Team India –
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath wrote, ‘We have the habit of winning… we are proud of you. Jai Ho.!