India vs Pakistan ICC Cricket World Cup match today, How to watch live stream, broadcast channel, and more? India and Pakistan are gearing up for the 12th match of the highly anticipated World Cup 2023, scheduled for Saturday, October 14. Renowned for their fierce cricketing rivalry, these neighboring nations have assembled formidable lineups of players on both sides.
The electrifying contest will unfold at the iconic Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) promising special performances by Indian artists to enhance the spectacle.
Team India enters this match as seasoned contenders, having triumphed in their previous encounters against Australia and Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Pakistan, riding on their recent victories against Sri Lanka and the Netherlands, is eager to make their mark in the tournament. On the points table, India occupies the third position, while Pakistan closely follows in fourth place, with both teams amassing 4 points. This impending clash promises to be a treat for cricket enthusiasts, who are poised to witness a packed house at the world’s largest cricket stadium.
Steering Team India will be Captain Rohit Sharma, ably supported by key players like Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, and Jasprit Bumrah. Notably, Shubman Gill, who has been sidelined due to dengue in the past two matches, is anticipated to make his World Cup debut in this high-stakes encounter. Pakistan, on the other hand, will rely on key players such as Abdullah Shafiq, Babar Azam, Shaheen Afridi, and Haris Rauf to deliver a compelling performance on Saturday.
For those eager to catch the live action, there are convenient options for streaming the India vs. Pakistan World Cup match. All the World Cup matches are being live-streamed on the Disney+Hotstar app and web browser. Viewers can access the game by signing in to the Disney+Hotstar app on their mobile devices or smart TVs. The match is set to kick off at 2 PM IST, with the toss occurring at 1.30 PM IST. An intriguing aspect is that Disney+Hotstar is offering free streaming of all ICC Cricket World Cup matches on mobile devices this year. However, if you prefer, subscription plans are also available through mobile prepaid recharge or direct payments to Disney+Hotstar.
Cricket enthusiasts can enjoy the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 for free in standard definition (SD) on the Disney+ Hotstar app on their mobile phones and tablets. Those already subscribed to the mobile plan will have the privilege of watching the matches in high definition (HD). Please note that the mobile plan supports only one device at a time. Alternatively, Super and Premium plans are on offer, affording viewers the luxury of watching matches in full HD on mobile apps, smart TVs, and web browsers. The Super subscription plan enables streaming on two screens simultaneously, while the Premium plan offers access on four screens.
For those looking to tune in via television, the live telecast of World Cup 2023 matches can be found on the Star Sports Network. Compatible channels include Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports No 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 Telugu HD, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Tamil HD, and Star Sports 1 Tamil. These channels are accessible through providers like Airtel Digital TV, Dish TV, Videocon D2H, and Tata Play.
As the anticipation builds, cricket aficionados across the globe are eagerly awaiting this epic clash. With star-studded lineups, a historic venue, and various streaming options, the India vs. Pakistan World Cup match is poised to be a monumental event in the cricketing world.
Here are the rosters for both teams in the World Cup 2023:
India World Cup Team:
- Captain: Rohit Sharma
- Players: Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Shubman Gill, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj.
Pakistan World Cup Team:
- Captain: Babar Azam
- Players: Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Abdullah Shafiq, Mohammad Rizwan, Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Salman Ali Aga, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Wasim.