India has not played any bilateral cricket with Pakistan since 2007, although in the winter of 2012-13, Pakistan made a short goodwill tour to India that included three One Day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals.
"My comments were made after I heard of reports of Sarfraz's refusal to dedicate his performance against Sri Lanka to Miandad and him saying that Miandad criticises the team too much", Aamir said.
While Sudhir was hoping for India's victory, Chacha said Pakistan will continue with the victory streak. "They are a good side, but we have had a good start to the tournament". The Pakistan team has been wrecked by match-fixing allegations in the past, with one of the key bowlers in the present team, Mohammad Aamir, having even served a five-year sentence for betting on his own bowling.
A "pep-talk" by chief coach Roelant Oltmans during the 10-minute break at half-time changed the course of the match and Ramandeep Singh (31st, 34th), Akashdeep Singh (40th) and Harmanpreet Singh (42nd) struck in quick time to turn the game around.
"You [Sarfaraz] have done nothing special, this match was won for you, we all know how things work", Sohail said. "He asked us to bring more energy and aggression into our game", Manpreet said.
Belt and Road initiative lauded at SCO summit
Counterterrorism is a key goal of SCO members and has a special centre at Tashkhen for that objective . He also termed prime minister's meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani as positive.
BJP party president Amit Shah has categorically denied that India will play Pakistan on each other's soil in any sport while he maintained that they can play in worldwide events.
"They are ranked higher than us - so everyone is talking about India, India".
Scotland's head coach Derek Forsyth must lift his players ahead of today's (18.00) World League semi-final clash with high-flying Holland.
"We play with no pressure", Ramandeep added. "We just want to perform to our potential and enjoy ourselves while we give it our best", he said.