After an exhilarating competition with India, Pakistan turns out to be the Champion beating it by 180 runs. Pakistan won the title of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 season in the Final match which was held at Oval Ground of London on 18th of June, 2017. It’s the 8th Edition of ICC Champions Trophy. The Pakistan team played well till its start and set up a target of 339 runs in 50 overs. Pakistan loses four wickets in all of their innings. Indian Bating doesn’t show any good performance in front of the high attack of Green shirts. That was 31st over, in which all team out of blue shirts at a tiny score of 158.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final
It’s for the second high target against India by Pakistan. The first was in 2009 that was also ICC Champions Trophy Final match. The openers set two new records in their play time. In the first place, they made a record to be the best score by Pakistani openers against India in ICC tournament. The second record is the best partnership against India in ICC tournament. It was the 18th over when Partnership score reached at a number of 100.
Furthermore, Fakhar Zaman scores a high number of 114 runs on 106 deliveries. However, Azhar Ali and Muhammad Hafeez scores half centuries. Babar Azam remains somewhat unlucky as out with a score of 46 runs, was very near to half century.
The man who made high score from India was Hardik Pandya, who made fast 76 runs for its team. Late it runs out in 27th over by Hasan. Muhammad kicks off good bowling attack by Pakistan as he takes three starting most important wickets of Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Shikhar Dhawan. India Won the toss and picked up to field first.
ICC Champions Trophy Tournament inaugurated in 1998 for the first time. The first tournament played in Bangladesh, and the title got by South Africa. Pakistan won the title for the first time in ICC Champions Trophy tournament. The match was exciting as well as its result packed up an excitement into the Pakistanis.