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UK: 'This is war' - India vs Pakistan fans excited ahead of World Cup clash

United Kingdom, Manchester
June 16, 2019 at 13:47 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands of cricket fans gathered at the Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester, on Sunday, to watch the latest epic match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Thrilled about the match that may well represent the biggest rivalry in sports, fans showed enthusiasm and excitement about the match. “The game means everything to us. I think India vs Pakistan is any which-way one of the biggest evenings in world cricket, add to it the world cup and add to it the excellent record we have against Pakistan. I think it’s going to be a great game,” said an India fan.

“This is war for me, it’s not a game,” added another.

Pakistani fans were also excited about the match. "Over a billion people are going to be watching this and there’s nothing like it in the world. I expect that atmosphere to be absolutely chaotic and insane and I hope for nothing less than that," said a Pakistan fan.

Both teams face each other at the Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester for the 22nd match of the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

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Thousands of cricket fans gathered at the Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester, on Sunday, to watch the latest epic match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Thrilled about the match that may well represent the biggest rivalry in sports, fans showed enthusiasm and excitement about the match. “The game means everything to us. I think India vs Pakistan is any which-way one of the biggest evenings in world cricket, add to it the world cup and add to it the excellent record we have against Pakistan. I think it’s going to be a great game,” said an India fan.

“This is war for me, it’s not a game,” added another.

Pakistani fans were also excited about the match. "Over a billion people are going to be watching this and there’s nothing like it in the world. I expect that atmosphere to be absolutely chaotic and insane and I hope for nothing less than that," said a Pakistan fan.

Both teams face each other at the Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester for the 22nd match of the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

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