India and Pakistan cricket teams have always arch-rivals to each other in history. However, since 2013, because of heightened diplomatic tensions these both teams have not played any bilateral series against each other. But now according to Pakistan Newspaper Jang, India vs Pakistan 2021 bilateral T20 series could lock its horn.
India vs Pakistan 2021 Bilateral T20 Series?
When these two teams meet on the field there is always a high intense feeling among the players as well as among the fans. Ind vs Pak cricket matches have always a huge audience, let you all know that when last time these two teams meet in the ICC World Cup 2019 it has broken all the records of viewership. Around 273 million unique TV viewers and another 50 million digital-only viewers had watched this single game.
According to the report, India and Pakistan could meet each other in a bilateral T20 series in 2021. As per Pakistan Newspaper’s publication, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is asked to get prepared for the T20 series against India. “We’ve been told to be prepared,” a PCB official was quoted as saying by Daily Jang. However, there is yet no official news came up and even PCB chairman Ehsan Mani denied everything when asked on Tuesday.
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) sources also said that if India vs Pakistan 2021 bilateral T20 series go ahead then it will be the Indian team who visit Pakistan as Pakistan had toured India the last time. Upon looking at this statement from PCB, it is looking very difficult for that the Indian govt and Cricket Board will be going agree to play the series in Pakistan.
Earlier, there were definitely chances of meeting India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup. However, ICC World Test Championship final match clashed with the Asia Cup schedule and it would have been difficult for the first-choice stars to be available for the event. It is worth mentioning that the Asia Cup may get postponed because of the schedule-clash. Fortunately, there is still good news for India vs Pakistan match fans that both teams have hopes to meet in the upcoming T20 ICC World Cup 2021 later this year.