Irfan Pathan, all round bowler and former Indian cricketer has highlighted four countries for the semi-finalists in ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. He revealed India, South Africa, England and Australia as a top 4 for the upcoming in his official platform ‘Twitter’.
A shocking news for us is that it did not include Pakistan in the semi-finals list of ODI World Cup 2023.
The World Cup 2023 will start in India on October 5 in which 10 teams will play and compete for the title. India will begin their match against Australia on October 8 in Chennai. It will face Pakistan on 14 October 2023 in Ahmedabad.
Surprisingly, Irfan did not include Pakistan in the semi-finalists even though they are the favorites for the tournament.
However, the upcoming ICC World Cup 2023 contains many revelations about which team is competing in both Pakistan and India.
It can also be said that there are many teams that are in the eyes of the fans of cricket, but this time’s Cricket World Cup may prove all the predictions wrong.
It is also important to inform here that the semi-finals will be played in Kolkata and Bombay. Here are the words of Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan on Twitter regarding the World Cup semi-finals.
“My top for this World Cup in India:
- South Africa
- Australia “
It is worth noting that Irfan Pathan has picked only one Asia team which is India. Although Asian teams are known for their excellent representation in cricket. The rest of the Asian teams to play in the World Cup 2023 include Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
As the World Cup 2023 is just a few days away, the fans are getting excited day by day and they are making various predictions about the semi-finalist list. The upcoming ODI World Cup 2023 claims to be a curtain-raiser.