3 Key Players to watch out for both teams in the India-Pakistan high octane clash on October 24th, 2021 in Dubai


The high octane mega clash between two arch-rivals India and Pakistan will lock horns against each other at Dubai International Stadium on October 24th, 2021. India and Pakistan have played against each other five times in all T20 World Cups held till date with the former maintaining ensemble lead against later by 5-0.


India is certainly a favorite to win against Pakistan but Men in Green can’t be taken lightly as they are an unpredictable side and they have several match-winners in their lineup who can take the game away from India. Let us discuss 3 Key Players of both teams to watch out for the mega clash in detail.

  1. Rohit Sharma: When it comes to Pakistan, He is the most successful Indian batsman who destroyed Pakistan bowlers like no other batter as his last knock was 140 runs against Men in Green which India won by 84 runs and he was adjudged Man of the Match.
  2. Kl Rahul: He is in sublime form after a successful edition of IPL 2021 where he amassed 30 sixes during the entire tournament and have scored heavily in both warm-up games against a strong side like England and Australia. He will be key for India as the management would expect a powerful knock from him against Pakistan to put India in a strong position against Men in Green.
  3. Jasprit Bumrah: He will be the vital cog for India, with his effective ability to deliver Yorker in the crunch moments of the game makes him lethal bowler against Pakistan.
  4. Babar Azam: Pakistan team is heavily depended on their skipper and with his consistent performance in all three formats of the game in last 2 years he will be expected to deliver powerful knock against India.
  5. Mohammad Rizwan: He is expected to provide good start to Pakistan as he opens the innings with Babar Azam as these two opening pair for Men in Green has been brilliant for their national side in last 1-2 years.
  6. Shaheen Shah Afridi: He is certainly a key bowler of Pakistan and he can give trouble to Indian opening batters with his ability to swing ball with the new ball. Indian batter have to be extremely careful against him as he can dismantle them with his raw pace too.