Some fans even predicted who will win the Player of the Match award in the contest between these two sides as well.
India versus Pakistan is a clash of gargantuan proportions. There is always that extra sense of anticipation when these arch-rivals collide, and the stake are always higher when India takes on Pakistan in a cricket match.
And, 24th October 2021 will be a massive day for millions of fans. For, on this day the two arch-rivals will collide in the biggest stage in the T20I format of the game. It has been confirmed that India and Pakistan will face each other in the group stages of the T20 World Cup this year, and the fans are already super excited for the clash.
It is not often that fans get to see the two arch-rivals playing against each other, and surely, the cricket-loving public would not want to miss out on this massive opportunity to see the two teams in action against each other.
Twitter goes berserk after India versus Pakistan clash is announced
And as soon as this marquee clash was announced, the fans have expressed their thoughts on Twitter. While a fan stated that he cannot wait for this clash to take place, some fans even predicted who will win the Player of the Match award in the contest between these two sides as well.
Yet another fan stated that TV repair shop business in Pakistan will increase when Pakistan plays in the T20 World Cup. Another fan even stated that the ElClasico of cricket will be played on his birthday. Another fan tweeted that he is sure that Pakistan will get the better of the Indian side in the T20 World Cup this year. Yet another fan is hoping that Babar Azam will lead Pakistan to a victory over the Indian side.
Needless to say, this mega battle will keep the fans at the edge of their seats. Both India and Pakistan have won the T20 World Cup once. While India emerged as the champions in the year 2007, the Pakistan side lifted the T20 World Cup trophy in the year 2009.
Here is how Twitter reacted to the announcement of the marquee clash between the two arch-rivals
Mark your calenders!! 🇵🇰🔥🇮🇳
The two giants of asia INDIA and PAKISTAN will clash in T20 WorldCup 2021 on 24 October whereas the match will be scheduled in Dubai. #cricket
— Arfa Feroz Zake (@ArfaSays_) August 4, 2021
24 October- Remember the Date
— Najeeb ul Hasnain (@ImNajeebH) August 4, 2021
— Sawera Pasha (@sawerapasha) August 4, 2021
This time Pakistan will beat India in T20 world cup match and I am cent percent sure about it. ❤️
— Vicky Arshad (@originalvicky) August 4, 2021
T20 World Cup❤️
India and Pakistan to face each other In group stage on October 24-2021 pic.twitter.com/qnGSXDsAai
— sefi mughal (@sefi02326029) August 4, 2021
What you hear: “Pakistan vs India T20 World Cup 2021 clash on 24th of October”.
— Irfan (@Irfan64469315) August 4, 2021
Ladies and gentlemen
Please Fasten Your Seatbelt
“24 Oct Saturday Dubai ”
India Pakistan encounter in T20 World Cup 2021 pic.twitter.com/ygWPBm0mrc
— Ejaz Wasim Bakhri (@ejazwasim) August 4, 2021
@BCCI @cricketaakash @imVkohli @GautamGambhir @bhogleharsha
The cricket match between India and Pakistan in world T20 will be played on 24th of october 2021.
We are very excited for that domination of Indian team in that encounter.#Cheer4India #ChakDeIndia
— Alok Singh (Cricketer) (@CricketerAlok) August 4, 2021
— Umar Malik (@umar_malik_2670) August 4, 2021
My Prediction :
Winner : India 🇮🇳
Motm : Rohit/SKY #INDvPAK
— Oggy 💕 (@SirOggyBilla) August 4, 2021
And Babar Azam will be the man of the match for scoring 100 of 85 balls and winning it for India.#IndvPak
— Wear A Mask😷 Stay Safe (@staysafe_india) August 4, 2021
— Ťríål øf Ţêär§ (@SerenityJaded) August 4, 2021
— DrummrDrew (@Siddh_69) August 4, 2021
— 🇮🇳 • # (@UTK_019) August 4, 2021