India lost to Pakistan in a World Cup for the first time in nearly three decades and the obvious question was whether, as captain, he would have liked a short turnaround or the fairly good break.
The Babar Azam-led Pakistan team fired on all cylinders to notch an emphatic 10-wicket victory and end India's long-standing 12-match winning streak against them in the ICC World Cups.
Kohli's men took the knee in support of the movement that began with the death of African-American George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer in the USA.
Shaheen, who bowled three overs for the first time in the powerplay, was right on the money up front, jolting India twice in his first two overs to give Pakistan a dream start.
Fireworks, joyous fans on streets as Pakistan celebrates unprecedented win over India in ICC World Cup
Pakistan bested India in every department of the game in their T20 World Cup opener in Dubai on Sunday night.