India vs Pakistan world cup match may be rescheduled due to a clash on the first day of Navaratri. Ahemdabad’s iconic Narendra Modi Stadium is currently set to host the match on October 15, 2023. As soon as the BCCI announced India vs Pakistan World Cup match date and place, fans from different parts of the world started arranging their flight and hotel bookings. Ahmedabad hotel room rates have skyrocketed due to India vs Pakistan world cup match. Every hotel room was full, and fans even reserved hospital beds to stay the night in Ahmedabad for India vs Pakistan match. However, it looks like they will have to change their plans. The Indian Express today reported that security agencies have rescheduled of India vs Pakistan match. October 15, 2023, is the first day of Navaratri, which is a big festival in Gujrat.
“We are mulling the options that we have and a decision will be taken soon,” a BCCI official told the newspaper. “We have been told by the security agencies that a high-profile game like India vs Pakistan, for which thousands of travelling fans are expected to reach Ahmedabad, should be avoided since they will be stretched because of Navratri.”
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Fans on Twitter Have Mixed Reactions to Reports of Rescheduling of India vs Pakistan World Cup Match.
Cricket fans on Twitter had mixed reactions to this news report. While some fans agreed that the match should not be held on the first day of Navaratri. Others concern for fans who have already made their booking for 14 and 15 October
A few fans even suggest moving the match to another city. Here are some of the top reactions;