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Pakistan fans and media goes emotional after losing to India in ICC World Cup 2019

India thrashed Pakistan by 89 runs via Duckworth-Lewis-Stern Method (DLS). Indian cricket team outplay Pakistan in all departments on this Sunday yet again in a World Cup cricket match. Rohit Sharma scored an impressive 140 off 113 balls ensured an easy win for India in the ICC World Cup 2019 clash against arch-rivals Pakistan at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester., India set a massive target of 337 for Pakistan by scoring 336 for the loss of 5 wickets, and went on to win the match with 89 runs under the Duckworth-Lewis method. By winning the match, India maintained their winning streak against Pakistan - defeating them in all of the seven matches and taking the lead 7-0 in World Cups where the two teams have faced each other over the years in the marquee competition.

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Media reaction:

A report in Pakistan-based Dawn News said that the Men in Green "were never truly up with the rate", Bowling, which has been a strong forte of Pakistan historically, was criticized by Dawn News. According to The Express Tribune, "Pakistan have failed to perform in accordance with expectations". The report further pointed to an unwanted record set by the Pakistani squad.

Fans reaction:

Ahead of the India-Pakistan match, a video of Pakistan players having burgers on the eve of the crucial match. As soon as Pakistan lost to their arch-rivals, the fans now blame the 'burgers' for the defeat. A video of a Pak fan crying his heart out and lashing out at the players for having burgers before the match has gone viral on social media. He also added that Pakistan players are only good for 'Dangal' and not for 'Cricket'.