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India take on Pakistan in their next match of the ICC Women's World Cup.
It can now be re-called that prior to the final match, when Pakistan team trounced England in semi-final, an ex-PCB selector Aamir Sohail also shot fixing allegations against Pakistan team and he was not convinced with their team's fabulous performance despite being in bad form.
Some positives included a superb inning of 79 by opener Nahida Khan against the Proteas and a sure-footed unbeaten fifty by opener Ayesha Zafar against England.
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Meanwhile, Pakistan allrounder Asmavia Iqbal has backed her team to beat India and get off the mark in the tournament. On Sunday, they would be desperate to open their account and what better it can be if they can taste success at the expense of traditional rivals India. Ayesha batted well and gained confidence, which is important before the game against India.
At this point of time, it's going to be a game between the 2nd and 8th numbered team from the World Cup Points Table and the Indian crowd has all the support for our fearless ladies and faith as well that they will definitely maintain their winning streak. Our fast bowling did well, Ayesha played well. "If we field well, we can beat any team".
"They hit so many centuries in this tournament".
"We still have a couple of games more before we can look to the semifinals and looking at how Sri Lanka has played and how Pakistan has played, every match is going to be crucial for us", she added. The top three Indian batters, Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana and Poonam Raut, have scored a total of 399 between them in their previous two matches of this tournament against England and West Indies.