No sport is complete without a few ferocious rivalries and when it comes to cricket, there is perhaps no other rivalry as heated as the India and Pakistan encounters. These neighbouring nations have gone head to head on the cricket fields numerous occasions with the bragging rights changing hands with regularity. While Indian fans can boast about India’s world cup record against Pakistan, the Pakistani fans can’t have enough of Javed Miandad’s last ball six at Sharjah.
All of the passion and adrenaline meant that an India Pakistan clash is always more than a match, it is a matter of pride. For the cricketers and the fans alike. As these two great cricketing nations gear up once again for a clash at the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final tomorrow, let’s look back at some of the iconic images that this great rivalry has produced.