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UK: Fans descend on Southampton for India v. Afghanistan cricket clash

United Kingdom, Southampton
June 22, 2019 at 14:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Fans of the Afghanistan and India national teams gathered in Southampton on Saturday to watch their sides battle it out in the Cricket World Cup.

"We are looking forward to beating Pakistan and India," said Abdul, an Afghanistan fan.

Indian fan, Harsh, also expressed optimism but urged caution about India's so-far winless opponents.

"It's a tough game and we have to make sure we've got a good run rate. We have to win with a big margin for the further stages. So we shouldn't take Afghanistan lightly," he said.

"I support India, so I have to say: India will win," he added.

India can overtake hosts England in the table if they beat Afghanistan.

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Fans of the Afghanistan and India national teams gathered in Southampton on Saturday to watch their sides battle it out in the Cricket World Cup.

"We are looking forward to beating Pakistan and India," said Abdul, an Afghanistan fan.

Indian fan, Harsh, also expressed optimism but urged caution about India's so-far winless opponents.

"It's a tough game and we have to make sure we've got a good run rate. We have to win with a big margin for the further stages. So we shouldn't take Afghanistan lightly," he said.

"I support India, so I have to say: India will win," he added.

India can overtake hosts England in the table if they beat Afghanistan.

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