India vs Pakistan, Finals of Champions trophy 2017, on 18th June at the oval. Pakistan won the Champions Trophy by 180 runs. This was the most awaited match. This is the first time when Pakistan reaches finals and for India its 4th time.
Highlights of the India vs Pakistan, Champions Trophy Final Match:
The Crucial Toss:
India won the toss and elected to field first.
In starting Pakistan opener Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman started slowly, but picked the rhythm and batted well and give 123 runs partnership for the first wicket. After them, Babar Azam plays a good knock of 46 runs and at the end blasting inning by Mohammad Hafeez of 57 runs in just 37 balls. Pakistan gives a huge target to India of 339 runs.
No balls by Bumrah in the start of the match picked Fakhar when he was at 3 hit team India really hard.
Indian team started losing wickets at the regular interval; Amit hit India hard by picking Rohit and Kohli in initial overs. Only Pandya was playing well but unfortunate run out turned the match.
Pandya was the top scorer by hitting 76 runs in 43 balls.
Man of the Match in India vs Pakistan:
For scoring marvelous 114 runs Fakhar Zaman was awarded Man of the Match title.
Golden Batsmen of Tournament:
Shikhar Dhawan awarded with player of the tournament for scoring 338 runs.
Golden Bowler of Tournament:
Hasan Ali awarded with the Best bowler of the tournament for picking 13 wickets.