Asia Cup 2022: Top 5 India vs Pakistan cricket controversies
We have seen a lot of absurd India vs Pakistan confrontations throughout the years. Players have lost their composure during the rivalry leading to some verbal altercations and even more. Let's take a look at the top 5 cricket controversies between the two teams before the most anticipated matchup of the century, "India vs. Pakistan," on August 28.
5) Gautam Gambhir vs Shahid Afridi
Gambhir and Afridi had a lot of heat for each other after the game (Twitter)
2007's India vs. Pakistan ODI at Kanpur had Shahid Afridi bowling to Gautam Gambhir and taking potshots at him. Afridi became agitated during this match when Gambhir hit a four on his delivery, and he began speaking after turning to face Gambhir.
Following this, Gambhir ran into Afridi while taking a run on the subsequent delivery, and Gambhir elbowed Afridi. Gambhir thought Afridi had purposefully stepped in front of him when they collided. Later, the umpires had to separate these two players who were furiously approaching one another.