India-Pakistan match is always a big event in the world whether it is a cricket match or hockey or may be any other sport. But India vs Pakistan cricket match is always a big clash between these two countries and it becomes more vital when IND-PAK to face each other in International Cricket Council’s World Cup tournament which happens in every four years.
India and Pakistan have met 7 times in cricket world cup so far since they faced each other first time in 1992 ICC world cup in Australia/New Zealand. In all seven world cup matches India beat Pakistan comfortably hence Indian Cricket Team is leading by 7-0 score. 😉
Head to Head
India 7:0 Pakistan
The last clash between Pakistan and India is took place in 2019 ICC world cup on 16 June at Old Trafford in Manchester and India defeated Pakistan by 89 runs as per DLS method.
India-Pakistan Cricket World Cup Rivalry
|Year||Date||Winner||Victory Margin||Venue||Man of the Match|
|1992||4 March||India||IND won by 43 runs||SCG, Sydney||Sachin Tendulkar|
|1996||9 March||India||IND won by 39 runs||Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||Navjot Sidhu|
|1999||8 June||India||IND won by 47 runs||Old Trafford, Manchester||Venkatesh Prasad|
|2003||1 March||India||IND won by 6 wickets||SuperSport Park, Centurion||Sachin Tendulkar|
|2011||30 March||India||IND won by 29 runs||PCA Stadium, Mohali||Sachin Tendulkar|
|2015||15 February||India||IND won by 76 runs||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||Virat Kohli|
|2019||16 June||India||IND won by 89 runs (D/L method)||Old Trafford, Manchester||Rohit Sharma|
1992 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
The first cricket world cup battle between India and Pakistan was held in 1992 tournament which was hosted in Australia and New Zealand. IND-PAK match was held at Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney on 4 March 1992. India won this match by 43 runs as Pakistan failed to chase 217 runs target. Sachin Tendulkar was named Man of The Match for his 54 runs not out inning.
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1996 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
In 1996 cricket world cup India faced Pakistan in the second quarter-final match played at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on 9 March. This was the 2nd meet between these two sides in world cup tournament. India defeated Pakistan by 39 runs as Pakistan couldn’t chase 288 runs target. Navjot Singh Siddhu was awarded play of the match award for his brilliant 93 runs knock.
1999 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
In 1999 cricket world cup meet India beat Pakistan by 47 runs margin. After defeating Pakistan in this world cup match, India made hat-trick of beating Pakistan cricket team in world cups after 1992 and 1996. It was Super Six game and Pakistan team failed to reach at the target of 228 runs. Venkatesh Prasad was announced man of the match for his excellent bowling spell. He took 5 wickets in the match.
2003 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
India defeated Pakistan in 2003 ICC world cup’s match played on 1 March at SuperSport Park in Centurion. India won by 6 wickets and beat Pakistan for the fourth time in a cricket world cup match. Sachin Tendulkar was given Man of the Match award for his match winning 98 runs inning. India chased 273 runs target in 45.4 overs.
2011 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
Indian Cricket Team beat Pakistan by 29 runs in the semi-final match of 2011 ICC world cup. This match was held at PCA Stadium in Mohali on 30 March. Pakistan failed to chase 261 runs target to reach in the final. Sachin Tendulkar was declared Man of the Match of his brilliant 85 runs contribution to take India’s total 260 in 50 overs.
2015 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
India beat Pakistan sixth time in ICC world cup match. IND won by 76 runs which was held at Adelaide Oval on 15 February, 2015. Virat Kohli was named Man of The Match for his brilliant 107 runs.
2019 India vs Pakistan World Cup Match
India and Pakistan met each other in the 2019 cricket world cup on June 16 at Old Trafford. The match was won by Men In Blue defeating Pakistan by 89 runs in rain hit match. Indian opener Rohit Sharma scored brilliant hundred and made 140 runs in 113 balls. He was named player of the match.
What do you think who will win on 16th June 2019? India or Pakistan?