Pakistan to play Australia, Twitterati hopes are high
Stakes are high as both the teams are looking to clinch the spot to meet New Zealand on Sunday for T20 World Cup Final. Pakistan team is being considered as the favorites which is deemed as the complete role reversal in this T20 World Cup.
It is more of a revenge match considered by Pakistani fans. Even though Pakistan has beaten Australia several times in ICC tournaments but when it comes to knock out stages, the Australian side has the advantage.
2010 Semi-Final between Pakistan and Australia is still a fresh memory in the minds of the cricketing crazy nation when Mike Hussey smashed peak Saeed Ajmal for runs in the last over to get over the line.
Fans on Twitter are desperately waiting for 7:00 pm local time for the match to start. They want to take revenge of knock-out stage defeats this time.
One user wrote that Pakistan was unable to defeat Australia in the 1999 World Cup Final, 2010 T20 Semi-Final, 2015 World Cup Quarter Final but will they be able to beat Australia this time around?
Former cricketer and coach Waqar Younis is backing Team Green.
One user wants the team to play like cornered tigers just like the 1992 World Cup Final.
Well, this is the condition of every Pakistani fan right now. Heart pumping fast and eager for the victory.
Fans want to take revenge for their last ICC tournaments outings against Australia.
Australian sports journalist predicts Pakistan to win.
Every Pakistani is waiting for this moment.
Legendary batsman Brian Lara says that Pakistan will beat Australia and play the T20 World Cup Final.
Legendary Mike Atherton predicts Pakistan will come out on top today against Australia.
Every Pakistani along with other millions of people will be glued to their television screen when Pakistan will start its mission Final against the Aussies. Fans and cricket pundits predict and hope for Pakistan to clinch the victory today.