India v Pakistan when enemies become friends

With over 700 million working days being lost in India during the Cricket World Cup, then this happens. Arch enemies, India and Pakistan, meet in the semi finals and effectively bring both countries to a stand as over one billion people watched the match on television.  One man offered to sell his liver for a ticket.

 

‘There is a lot of love here’ said another Pakistani visitor. More sportsmanship is demonstrated in the video above. Arch enemies unite in the Cricket World Cup semi-finals as the magic of sport prevails and brings people together. Sport has brought the two nations together before – see my previous post re the ‘IndoPak Express’ whose t-shirts state ‘Stop War- Play  Tennis’ as India and Pakistan Play For Peace.

India beat Pakistan by 29 runs to reach the World Cricket Cup final.

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