India-Pakistan match: Today is the most important day for any cricket fan across as the world as the two arch-rivals, India and Pakistan, will face-off at the Old Trafford stadium, Manchester. After several months of wait, fans across both sides of the aisle will witness arguably the biggest cricketing event at the Manchester ground at 10.30am (local time). Since the stakes are so high, today’s match between India and Pakistan could easily beat the viewership records of the previous events. So far, the ICC World Cup 2011 match between India and Sri Lanka in Mumbai has been the most-watched event with 558 million viewers worldwide, claims India Today. The semi-final between India and Pakistan in the World Cup 2011 was the second most-watched event with 495 million views.
So, where can you watch India vs Pakistan World Cup 2019 match?
Hotstar mobile app
If you don’t have access to Star Sports HD or DD Sports to watch the India-Pakistan match live, fret not. Thanks to the affordable data plans, you can now stream the match on your smartphone, tablets, laptops and TV (using smart dongles). For this, download the Hotstar mobile app, official streaming partner for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in India, from Google Play Store or App Store, and you can stream all matches live. If you watch live sports, the Hotstar VIP service is a great value for money. For Rs 299 a month, it gives access to live sports, movies, TV shows, Hotstar exclusive specials. You can also stream the India-Pakistan match by visiting hotstar.in on your laptop/desktop browser.
For accurate information, download CWC19 app
If you are looking for match schedules, results, team standings, latest news, and statistics related to the tournament, download CWC19, the official mobile application of the ICC World Cup 2019. Create an account on the app, following which you’ll be able to know all about the latest matches, videos, and statistics. The app will also show live scores along with match blogs and video highlights.
INDIA and Pakistan meet in Manchester for one of the most eagerly awaited World Cup matches of the tournament. These two great rivals are both desperate for a win, with Virat Kohli’s side looking to win back the trophy after Australia’s triumph four years ago.
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Coverage of this particular game begins at 10am on Sunday, June 16.
It will be held in Manchester at Lancashire CCC’s home Old Trafford.
If you’re not a Sky subscriber, grab a NOW TV pass from just £8.99 to stream the action on your mobile, tablet, games console, TV box or computer.
For those of you in India, watch on Star Sports 1 or via the Hostarstreaming service.
Whilst in Pakistan the match will be broadcast on PTV Sports, with streaming options available on their official website and Sony Liv.
India vs Pakistan World Cup 2019 Match: Date, Time, Venue, Telecast, Channel, Coverage
The 2019 World Cup will witness its biggest and most anticipated match when arch-rivals India and Pakistan take on each other in Manchester. The hype surrounding the match has been going on since the start of the year as it is only during the ICC tournaments that these two teams fight out on the field. Old Trafford will be the venue this time and rain could play spoilsport in the match.
Weather forecast for the game is not favourable as there is a 60% chance of rainfall during the match. The rain gods haven’t been kind on Manchester this week as it has been raining for the past 7 days. The pitch has a hover cover while the parts of outfield have also been covered. Due to the overcast conditions, it is expected to assist the seamers.
The likes of Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz and Hasan Ali will be eagerly waiting to launch an attack on the Indian batsmen, who are missing Shikhar Dhawan due to injury. Mohammad Shami could also get into the line-up due to the conditions.
Here’s all you need to know about the India vs Pakistan match in the ICC World Cup 2019:
When and what time will the India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019 take place?
The India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019 will take place on June 16, 3:00 PM IST. The toss will take place half an hour early at 2:30 PM IST.
Where will be the India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019 held?
The India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019 will be held at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester.
Which channel will telecast the India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019?
The India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019 will be aired live on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1HD, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 HD Hindi, Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2HD.
What are the squads for India vs Pakistan match in ICC World Cup 2019?
India: Virat Kohli (c), Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav
Pakistan: Sarfaraz Ahmed (c, wk), Asif Ali, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Amir, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Imam-ul-Haq, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, Haris Sohail, Imad Wasim, Fakhar Zaman