Hanif Mohammad

Hanif Mohammad

A former captain of the Pakistan cricket team.

Pak vs India: Dynamics to be transformed today

When I played cricket, the sport existed on a completely different sphere. Our biggest matches had radio coverage and the nation hardly knew us by face. The passion was there, but the coverage was limited. Today, a cricket match is more than a game — especially an India-Pakistan match. It is a battle between nations, between the people of the nation. Media has sensationalised this nerve-wracking semi-final and the emotions are going haywire. The dynamics before today’s match have transformed significantly. Every child in the neighbourhood not only knows all the players by face, they have idolised and found their heroes ...

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