Following India’s defeat, former Pakistani quick bowler Shoaib Akhtar took a swipe at Group India, highlighting their defeat in opposition to the group that had already been eradicated from the Asia Cup.
Akhar went on to say that Pakistan should have obtained some reduction after watching India dropping in opposition to the Bangladesh.
Pakistan have already crashed out of the continental occasion and the finaly will probably be performed between India and Sri Lanka on Sunday.
“(Kuch thoda bahot sukoon aya hoga Pakistan ko) Lastly, some reduction for the the Pakistan followers, together with me, that India have misplaced the sport. Get up name for India. You possibly can’t take groups flippantly after successful a number of video games,” Akhtar mentioned in a video posted on his X deal with (previously Twitter).
“India have misplaced the sport. Embarrassing loss. We won’t criticise an excessive amount of. Bangladesh are right here to play. Individuals have been criticising Pakistan, saying that they obtained overwhelmed up. Sri Lanka are a very good group, not a mean group. The identical is the case with Bangladesh. They’re all taking part in worldwide cricket,” the previous pacer added.
“We’re saying that Pakistan and India are favourites at World Cup. These two, together with Australia and England, will attain the semis. This isn’t the case. Small groups will bother. That is anyone’s recreation. Shubman Gill’s ton went in useless. India must get up. No disrespect however Bangladesh made an announcement that they’re right here to show some extent,” the previous pacer added.
Put into bat, Bangladesh overcame a prime order wobble to publish a aggressive 265-8 with skipper Shakib Al Hasan top-scoring for his aspect with a breezy 80.
Gill smashed his fifth ODI hundred and Axar Patel made 42 down the order, however India have been bowled out for 259.