India vs Pakistan: This camel predicts Pak will defeat India in ICC Champions Trophy match

We've had Chanakya the fish and Paul the octopus to predict sport results before, and now there's this camel.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 4, 2017 4:38 pm
india vs pakistan match, champions trophy, camel predicting india pakistan match, indian express, indian express news The camel was brought from a zoo in Lahore to predict the outcome of the India-Pakistan match in the ICC Champions Trophy. (Source: Youtube)

Few things in life is as nerve-wracking as an India Pakistan match. Even if you are not a devout follower of cricket, you cannot claim to remain unaffected when the arch-rivals meet and play against each other. Prayers are offered, all superstitions are followed as fans wait with bated breath to watch the outcome of the match. It is also a common practice to predict the result of the watch and as India and Pakistan are busy fighting it out against each other in the Champions Trophy, a journalist in Pakistan went ahead and let a camel from Lahore’s zoo take the call.

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After all, we did have Chanakya the fish and Paul the octopus, who have become household names predicting sporting results.

In a video, that seems to be from Geo TV, which is now being widely shared online, one can see there are two placards, mentioning the name of the nations, kept next to each to each other. While the left one reads Bharat or India, the one on the right reads Pakistan.

And lo and behold, the camel stoops and chooses the placard that says Pakistan.

Watch the video here.

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  1. R
    Jun 5, 2017 at 12:16 pm
    There is no dearth of fools around the globe. In India too we find people resorting to hawans for our victory. Also, people flocking to Ganesh temples to witness his idol's milk consumption in late 1990s is still vivid in our memory. Peoples' worshipping of SRT or AB are all irrational acts of idolizing ordinary mortals as gods. Supers ions & illiteracy are the root causes for people's belief in such idiocity.
  2. D
    Jun 5, 2017 at 9:42 am
    The camel from the zoo is missing suspected that somebody has eaten it up after the match result.
  3. I
    Indian First
    Jun 5, 2017 at 9:01 am
    Now that they have lost, the owners are preparing a Kebab feast or what?
  4. H
    Jun 5, 2017 at 7:55 am
    Losers,utter wastes.These guys are a shame.
  5. I
    Jun 5, 2017 at 5:32 am
    Jihadi camel. Ab g a n d me sar ghus a mussalo ke
  6. S
    Jun 5, 2017 at 5:10 am
    Like the proverbial coward, the camel must be sticking it's head in the sand after learning of the result in the ODI.
  7. R
    Jun 5, 2017 at 3:11 am
    Camel might be afraid that there could be a suicide bombing in zoo so what he should say but truth will never change.
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