Former Pakistan captains Waqar Younis and Wasim Akram had been vital of strategies on social media of match-fixing throughout the India-Afghanistan conflict. The tempo bowling duo dismissed the claims as ‘conspiracy theories’.
After two back-to-back defeats, India lastly registered a victory within the T20 World Cup with a complete 66-run win over Afghanistan. Nonetheless, whereas a lot of the cricketing fraternity praised India’s dominant efficiency, some customers on social media began a viral pattern alleging the match was mounted and India ‘paid’ properly.
Reacting to the developments, Akram mentioned on A Sports, “I don’t know why we wish to create such conspiracy theories? India are an excellent group. They simply had couple of unhealthy days at first of the event.”
Waqar echoed the sentiment saying, “It’s a pointless factor to say and other people shouldn’t give it a lot consideration.”
After shedding the toss and being requested to bat first, India scored 210 for 2 of their must-win Tremendous 12 sport. That is to date the best rating of this World Cup and the one time a group crossed the 200-run mark in what has been a low-scoring event.