Mumbai: An adorable picture of former Indian skipper MS Dhoni with Pakistan cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed’s son Abdullah has gone viral on social media.
Fans from both the nations have shared and posted their comments on the picture since it was uploaded on social media.
One Humayoun Khan tweeted: “This picture captures the soul of Ind-Pak matches. Enemies on the field. BFFs off the field. Dhoni with Sarfaraz’s son, Abdullah.”
A netizen, whose Twitter handle is known by the name I_amrehmaan, posted: “Enemies on the field , friends off the field. Dhoni holding sarfraz’s son. #CT17”
A Twitter user Hoorain Aadeez shared: “MS Dhoni is pictured carrying Sarfraz Ahmed’s son Abdullah Sarfraz .”
Netizen Gumshuda said: “Adorable…. Dhoni with Sarfraz’s son Abdullah.”
India and Pakistan will face each other in the Champions Trophy final at Kennington Oval on Sunday.
India are the current defending champions.
India had defeated Pakistan by 124 runs in the group stage match of the tournament.
In 2007, India and Pakistan had last met in the final of the ICC World T20 final in South Africa.
India defeated the neighbouring nation in the final to lift the trophy.
Both sides are again facing each other in a major tournament final after 10 years.
In this tournament, Pakistan made a significant turnaround after being defeated by India in their opening match.
Pakistan went ahead to beat South Africa, Sri Lanka and then hosts England in the semi-finals to reach the final.
India defeated Bangladesh in the semi-finals on Thursday to book a seat in the final.
Under the leadership of MS Dhoni, India had won the Champions Trophy in 2013 by beating England in the final.
Millions of people are expected to watch the game all around the world on Sunday.
Image Courtesy: Humayoun Khan/Twitter page
–India Blooms News Service