New Delhi. Fans eagerly wait for the match between India and Pakistan. In the ODI World Cup, there is a clash between the two teams at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on 15 October. The capacity of the stadium is more than 1 lakh. That’s why there is a possibility of a large number of fans reaching the match. As soon as the schedule is released, the hotels of Ahmedabad are almost booked and their prices have also increased a lot. Now the fans have made a desi jugaad. He has started booking a hospital instead of a hotel to watch the match. The matches of the World Cup are to be played from 5 October to 19 November. 10 teams are taking part in the 46-day ICC event and a total of 48 matches are to be played.
According to the news of Ahmedabad Mirror, one day’s rent of the hotel has reached around 50 thousand in Ahmedabad. At the same time, for one-two stays in the hospital, they will have to spend from 3 thousand to 25 thousand only, which is less than the hotel rent by about 25 thousand rupees. Dr. Pasar Shah, director of a private hospital, told that in the hospital they are asking for full body checkup and overnight stay, so that both their tasks are done. Along with staying, they will also get their bodies checked and money will also be saved.
Similar situation in other cities as well
On the other hand, another doctor Nikhil Lal told that around October 15, a lot of inquiries are being made to stay in our hospital for 24 to 48 hours, because we have a package for body checkup. This is because of the upcoming match between India and Pakistan. The situation is similar in other cities as well. It is known that before the World Cup, there can be 3 encounters between India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup as well. These matches of ODI format will be played in Sri Lanka.
ODI World Cup record is excellent
Talking about the record of ODI World Cup, Team India’s record against Pakistan is excellent. So far 7 matches have been played between the two and Team India has been successful in winning all the matches. The last encounter of the two teams took place in Manchester in June 2019 in the World Cup. In this match, the Indian team got a big win by 89 runs by Duckworth-Lewis rule.
Playing first, with the help of Rohit Sharma’s 140 runs, Team India scored a big score of 336 runs for 5 wickets. Rohit faced 113 balls. Hit 14 fours and 3 sixes. Virat Kohli scored 77 while KL Rahul scored 57 runs. In response, Pakistan’s team could only manage 212 runs for 6 wickets in 40 overs. Due to rain, he got the target of 300 runs in 40 overs.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 21, 2023, 15:38 IST