Cricket fans and lovers can get one more chance to enjoy biggest cricket battle once again on 26 March, 2015 as India and Pakistan may play against each other in the semi-final of ICC world cup. The quarter-final fixtures are designed in such a way that both these two arch-rivals can play one more game in 11th cricket world cup.
Pakistan team will be playing their quarter-final match of world cup against hosts Australia on 20 March at Adelaide Oval whereas Indian team will be taking on Bangladesh in second quarter-final match of tournament on 19 March at MCG. And as per semi-finals knockout line-up, Winner of 2nd and 3rd quarterfinal will be playing second semifinal whereas first and fourth quarter-final winners will play 1st semi-final match.
Hence we can have one more India vs Pakistan battle in world cup. This will happen only if Pakistan beats strong Australian side. Pakistan will have to work really hard to get victory over Australia whereas Indian team is having a little bit easy opposition in pre-semifinal game. Pakistan and India met at 2011 world cup semi-final as well where India beat Pakistan.
India and Pakistan played fourth match of 2015 world cup at Melbourne Cricket Stadium which India won by 76 runs. In played six matches between India and Pakistan in cricket world cup tournament, India has won all of them.
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