2023 World Cup: Gautam Gambhir furious at Pakistan! His statement after the match

Gambhir targeted Pakistan. Afghanistan showed the world what even a small country can do on a big stage like the World Cup. Afghan players proved this not once but twice in the tournament. They first defeated defending champions England by 69 runs and then defeated Pakistan by 8 wickets. The series of praises continues. Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar also congratulated the team. Meanwhile, Gautam Gambhir’s statement has come out.

Gautam Gambhir’s reaction

After the match, former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir said, “Afghanistan deserves to win. If Pakistan had defeated Afghanistan, it would have been considered an upset, but what happened is not an upset. He said, “The way the Afghan players performed, they really deserved this victory. Afghanistan has done this. Earlier the bowling was good. After that the batsmen did their work.

Batsmen snatched victory from Pakistan

Chasing Pakistan’s target of 282 runs, Afghanistan’s openers Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran made a record partnership of 130 runs for the first wicket. Gurbaz scored 65 runs with the help of 9 fours and 1 six. This was the first setback for the team. The second wicket was of Ibrahim Zadran. He scored 87 runs with the help of 10 fours. After this the Afghan team did not lose any wicket and the unbeaten partnership of Rahmat Shah and Hashmatullah Shahidi led the team to victory by 8 wickets. Shah scored 77 and Shahidi scored 48 runs. Both added 96 runs for the third wicket.

Pakistani bowlers were beaten

Pakistani bowlers were defeated by Afghan batsmen. For Pakistan, Shaheen Afridi took 1 wicket for 58 runs. Apart from this, Hasan Ali got 1 success by giving 44 runs. No other bowler could take a single wicket. Haris Rauf gave 53 runs in 8 overs, Usama Mir gave 55 runs in 8 overs, Shadab Khan gave 49 runs in 8 overs and Iftikhar Ahmed gave 27 runs in 5 overs.