India and Afghanistan fans turn out in Abu Dhabi for T20 World Cup clash - in pictures

Tournament hosts in desperate need of a victory after successive Super 12 defeats

India find themselves on the ropes at the T20 World Cup after successive defeats to open their Super 12 campaign, while Afghanistan sit second in Group 2 after two wins and a defeat from three matches.

The two sides clash in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday evening and thousands of fans descended on the Zayed Cricket Stadium to cheer on their team.

Check out the photo gallery above for the best pictures of fans arriving at the ground.

Updated: November 3rd 2021, 3:08 PM