ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Team Announced

The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Team

The officials announced the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Team after the end of the tournament. Sarfraz Ahmed becomes a captain of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Team due to his unbelievable captaincy to took the trophy. The announced team includes five from winning team including from participating sides. The teams’ selection made by a jury of cricket experts. The panel includes ICC General Manager Cricket, Geoff Allardice, as a chairman and former captains Michael Atherton from England, Sourav Ganguly from India, Ramiz Raja of Pakistan and Lawrence Booth and Julian Guyer (cricket correspondent, Agence France-Presse).

The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Team

The jury selects the players from tournament according to their performances. Here are the sides’ details as it includes four Pakistanis, three English players, three Indian players, one Bangladesh player, and the player of New Zealand as a 12th player of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 team.

Hassan Ali and Dhawan already awarded with the Golden Ball and Golden Bat trophies. They granted to done successfully as a bowler and batsman respectively. Correspondingly, Tamim selected after running Bangladesh to Semi-final in a major ICC event. Fakhar Zaman picked as an opener after his 252 runs in the four matches. He scores 57 runs in the Semi Final against and 114 in final against India. Joe Root selected for his 258 runs. Whereas Ben Stokes chose as an all-rounder for his 184 runs and three wickets.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017 team as follows:

NoPlayerCountryPerformance in Tournament
1Shikhar DhawanIndia338 runs
2Fakhar ZamanPakistan252 runs
3Tamim IqbalBangladesh293 runs
4Virat KohliIndia258 runs
5Joe RootEngland258 runs
6Ben StokesEngland184 runs plus three wickets
7Sarfraz Ahmed *†Pakistan76 runs plus nine dismissals
8Adil RashidEnglandseven wickets
9Junaid KhanPakistaneight wickets
10Bhuvneshwar KumarIndiaseven wickets
11Hassan AliPakistan13 wickets
12Kane WilliamsonNew Zealand244 runs

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