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T20 World Cup 2024: Where will India vs Pakistan take place?

T20 World Cup 2024: Where will India vs Pakistan take place?
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The cricketing world is gearing up for a spectacular showdown as the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 approaches. This prestigious event is set to take place in the United States and the West Indies during the scorching summer of 2024, where 20 top teams from around the globe will fiercely compete for the coveted trophy.

To kick off the tournament, the 20 qualifying teams will be grouped into four sets of five, with each group battling it out to secure their spot in the Super 8 round. From these initial skirmishes, the top two teams from each group will emerge victorious, earning their passage to the Super 8 stage. In this next phase, the qualifying teams will once again be divided into two groups of four, with the ultimate prize being a place in the semi-finals. The climax of the competition will see the winners of these semi-finals facing off in a thrilling final match.

However, amidst all the excitement and anticipation surrounding the T20 World Cup, one particular clash stands out as the crown jewel of the tournament – the timeless rivalry between cricketing giants Pakistan and India. This titanic clash has transcended boundaries and is regarded as the pinnacle of cricketing rivalries worldwide.

In the T20 World Cup 2024, cricket enthusiasts can once again relish the prospect of witnessing Pakistan and India locking horns on the grand stage. The International Cricket Council (ICC) is all set to unveil the venue for this highly-anticipated encounter, as reported by Cricbuzz. The venue is expected to be situated near Long Island, approximately 30 miles east of the bustling metropolis of Manhattan, within the serene surroundings of Eisenhower Park, New York.

While cricket fans eagerly await the official announcement, negotiations between the ICC and New York City officials are in the final stages, ensuring that this monumental match takes place in an environment that can accommodate the fervent fans and players alike. Notably, the initial plan to construct the cricketing arena in the Bronx faced significant opposition from local residents and a cricket league based in the same area, compelling the ICC to reconsider its decision.

It’s worth reminiscing that Pakistan and India’s last encounter in an ICC event took place at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground during the T20 World Cup in 2022. In that unforgettable match, Virat Kohli played an innings for the ages, leading India to a memorable victory. Prior to that, cricket enthusiasts were treated to a historic clash at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium during the T20 World Cup in 2021, where Pakistan, under the leadership of Babar Azam, secured their first-ever victory against India in an ICC event, thrilling fans with a stunning ten-wicket triumph.

As the T20 World Cup 2024 draws near, the anticipation and excitement surrounding the clash between Pakistan and India continue to grow. Cricket aficionados from around the world are eagerly waiting to witness these two cricketing powerhouses battle it out once again, adding another chapter to their storied rivalry.

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