Mohammed Shami claimed a hat-trick to secure victory as India pipped Afghanistan by 11 runs in a thrilling low-scoring group match in the Cricket World Cup on Saturday.
India and Pakistan go head-to-head in a World Cup blockbuster at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, in a match expected to be watched on television around the world by over one billion people.
England made a confident start to their Cricket World Cup campaign as they crushed South Africa by 104 runs in the tournament opener at The Oval on Thursday.
South Africa will require 312 runs for victory in the opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.
The 2019 edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup gets underway this Thursday as South Africa faces the host nation England in a much-anticipated opening fixture.