India defeated five-time champions Australia by six wickets to kick-start their campaign, and followed it up with an eight-wicket win over Afghanistan.
Pakistan, meanwhile, displayed their red-hot form with an 81-run victory over Netherlands in the opening match and then chased down a 345-run target to beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets.
In 2023, both India and Pakistan enjoy a winning percentage of over 70. Here’s how their ODI numbers for this year stack up:
Here’s a look at the two teams’ record in ODIs overall:
In seven meetings so far across ODI World Cups since 1975, India have never lost to Pakistan.
The ongoing edition will see the 10 participating teams taking each other on once in a round-robin format, at the end of which the top four teams will qualify for the semifinals.
Stats Courtesy: Rajesh Kumar
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