India vs Pakistan: In the 2007 World Cup, India beat Pakistan by a ball out in a group match. During this period Sehwag, Uthappa and Harbhajan Singh played important roles.
India Vs Pakistan 2007 World Cup
India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup Bowl-out On This Day: Indian cricket team won the T20 World Cup 2007 final by defeating Pakistan by 5 runs. Team India beat Pakistan in the group match before the final. This match was held on the same day (September 14). However, this match was tied. The match had to be decided by ball out. During this time, Robin Uthappa, Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh performed brilliantly on behalf of India.
Batting first in this match, Team India scored 141 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs. During this time, Uthappa faced 39 balls and scored 50 runs with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes. Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored 33 runs with the help of 3 fours and a six. Irfan Pathan scored 20 runs. Afterwards, Pakistan scored 141 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. Misbah-ul-Haq impressed with 53 runs for Pakistan. But Pakistan could not win this match. The match ended in a draw.
❌ @SAfridiOfficial#OnThisDay in 2007 India v Pakistan at #WT20 finished in a tie… and India won the bowl-out! pic.twitter.com/sN2dZMyLN2
— ICC (@ICC) September 14, 2018
The result had to be decided by a ballout. Due to this, the key bowlers of both the teams had to be fielded. Sehwag received the ball in the first round from India. He gave the first win by knocking down wickets with his bowling. Misbah received the ball from Pakistan and could not take wickets. Harbhajan was given the responsibility of Team India in the second round. His ball hit the stumps and reached the wicket keeper. Meanwhile, Umar Gul came to throw the ball on behalf of Pakistan. He could not take wickets with his ball. In the third round, Uthappa handed over the responsibility to India. His ball hit the stumps and reached the wicket keeper. Meanwhile, Shahid Afridi came from Pakistan to throw the ball. His ball also missed. With this, Team India won 3-0.