The West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle also said he will wear the same attire on his birthday, which falls in September.
Police sources said odds are placed on Pakistan as India seem favourites in Sunday’s tie. Bookies are well aware of India’s recent dominance over Pakistan.
The 22nd match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between India and Pakistan at the Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester on Sunday, June 16.
AccuWeather has predicted chances of rains in Greater Manchester on June 16 where the Old Trafford Cricket Ground, the venue of the India-Pakistan match is situated.
Match 22, India vs Pakistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Sunday, June 16 at the Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester.
While the World Cup started in 1975, it wasn’t till 1992 that the two teams met in the showpiece event.
“India and Pakistan playing at the World Cup with over a billion audience is the biggest thing in cricket, so my message to both sets of fans to enjoy it and stay calm,” said Wasim Akram.
The 20th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between Sri Lanka and Australia at the Kennington Oval, London on Saturday, June 15.
Furious Mohammad Yousuf criticised Pakistan Cricket Board for allowing the families of players to stay with them.
India’s third match of the campaign against New Zealand was called off with out the toss taking place in Nottingham on Thursday.
This will be the seventh World Cup clash between India and Pakistan with the former emerging victorious on all the six previous encounters between the two.
The 28-year-old became only the second England batsman to hit two tons in a single World Cup after Kevin Pietersen, who smashed two centuries in the 2007 edition.
Match 21, South Africa vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 06:00 PM IST on Saturday, June 15 at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.
Match 20, Sri Lanka vs Australia, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Saturday, June 15 at the Kennington Oval in London.
Of the first 18 fixtures, four witnessed damp squibs, with three of them abandoned without a ball bowled.
The swashbuckling opener’s gesture comes days after Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed said Australia’s Smith and Warner will not be booed by the Pakistani fans.
Even the International Cricket Council (ICC), used the person’s dejected look, turning his face away from the action at the ground, as a GIF to depict the grim picture during the match.
Match 19, England vs West Indies, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Friday, June 14 at the Rose Bowl, Southampton.
The 18th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played between India and New Zealand at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Thursday, 13 June.
Criticised by many for his slow knock in the previous match against India, the batsman hit a 110-ball 107.
New Zealand are at the top of the table with six points while India are at the 4th place with four points.
The focus zooms to Trent Bridge, Nottingham which is the venue of India Vs New Zealand, the only two unbeaten teams in the 2019 Cricket World Cup till now.
Pakistan were poor in the field, dropping a few catches including one each of Finch when he was batting on 25 and Warner when he was on 104.
Match 18, India vs New Zealand, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Thursday, 13 June at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.
Ahead of the marquee clash, the commercial ads trolling each other, have taken the centre stage now.