prayers for India eyeing their 8th win against Pakistan in ODI World Cup

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Prayers were conducted for team India, eyeing their 8th successive win against Pakistan in the ODI World Cup. Both India and Pakistan have been undefeated till now in two matches of the World Cup 2023.


While India is looking to secure their win against Pakistan in the ODI World Cup, the latter is hoping for their first victory against them. Indian fans performed prayers at the Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple at Ghantaghar, Kapur. Moreover, the Indian fans had banners in their hand. The Indian fans also conducted havan at the temple. In addition, according to fans, India’s performance will be even better than the last match against Afghanistan.

Furthermore, there were prayers also at Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. The priest of the temple, Gaurav Sharma was quoted by ANI saying,

“Today there is a big match between India and Pakistan in the Cricket World Cup. The big match is not less than a festival in India. As every festival starts with prayers of Baba Mahakal (Lord Shiva), today, in the same way, all priests of the temple have offered prayers to Lord Mahakal for the victory of the Indian team” he further added,

“With the blessings of Lord Mahakal, India should emerge victorious in today’s match and it was also wished that India should lift the World Cup.”


Since 1992, India has been undefeatable, encountering Pakistan in the ODI World Cup. India has won all seven matches against Pakistan (1992,1996,1999,2003,2011,2015,2019) in an ODI World Cup. Interestingly, six out of eight wins have been through defending the target, while One was by six wickets chase in 2003.

India’s most significant win against Pakistan was in 2011. Indian fans will always remember the semi-final of the 2011 ODI World Cup held in Mohali.

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