Pakistan Stunned by USA in T20 World Cup: A Black Day in Cricket

The Pakistan cricket community was left in disbelief after a shocking defeat to the USA in the T20 World Cup. Despite leading in their maiden World Cup, the USA won in the Super Over. Critiques pointed to tactical blunders, lack of effort, and mental weakness in the Pakistani team's performance.

PTI | Karachi | Updated: 07-06-2024 16:49 IST | Created: 07-06-2024 16:49 IST
Pakistan Stunned by USA in T20 World Cup: A Black Day in Cricket
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Shock waves resonated through the Pakistan cricket fraternity following the unexpected defeat to tournament debutants USA in the T20 World Cup, termed a "black day" for cricket in Pakistan.

Making their first World Cup appearance, USA triumphed in the Super Over, stunning former champions Pakistan at Dallas' Grand Prairie Stadium after both teams were tied in normal play.

Former captain Younis Khan highlighted tactical mistakes, while Wasim Akram critiqued the lack of effort, and Mohsin Khan expressed concerns over the mental fortitude of Pakistani players. This defeat, joined by losses to Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, and Ireland, has raised serious questions about the team's future.

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