Where every Pakistani and Indian fan is caught up in the heat between the two teams, an Indian fan won hearts everywhere cheering for the Pakistani team during the Pakistan vs. South Africa match on Sunday.
A picture of a man wearing the Indian jersey soon went viral on social media winning hearts everywhere as he cheered alongside Pakistani fans for the victory of the team against South Africa. The man was seen holding a placard that read ‘Neighbor’s Support! Come On Pakistan’.
As saddening as it was, the defeat of the Pakistan team against India, the entire team, including the captain had faced a lot of backlash on social media post the defeat. However, it seems like the team won back heart with much improved performance on Sunday by defeating South Africa by 49 runs.
The Pakistan team now stands with a total of five points from six matches and in order to make it to the semi-finals need to win three points against New Zealand (26th June), Afghanistan (29th June) and finally against Bangladesh (5th July).
With support from the neighbors, let’s keep our hopes up and wish the team all the best for the upcoming matches!