CT Final Peek Review: From Unpredictable to Unbelievable to The CHAMPIONS!
Match: Pakistan vs India
Date: 18th June 2017
Ground: The Oval, London
Umpires: M.Erasmus, South Africa and R. Kettleborough, England
Toss won by: India and decided to field.
1st Team Play:
– Performers: Batsman – Fakhar Zaman 114 & Azhar Ali 59
Bowlers – KM Jadhav 27 for 1, B Kumar 44 for 1
2nd Team Play:
– Performers: Batsman – Hardik Pandya 76 (43) & 22 (31)
Bowlers – Mohammad Amir 16 for 3 & Hassan Ali 19 for 3
Result: Pakistan won by 180 runs.
Player(s) of the Match & Series:
Player of the match – Fakhar Zaman, Pakistan
Player of the series – Hasan Ali, Pakistan
Batsman of the series – S Dhawan, India
Bowler of the series – Hasan Ali, Pakistan
- 1st five overs were a bit shaky. However, ultimately the openers Azhar and Fakhar had a solid partnership of 128 runs.
- Jasprit Bumrah got Fakhar Zaman out on the 1st ball of his 3rd over, he was lucky to get another life due to no-ball.
- Furious unbeaten innings by Muhamad Hafeez 57 & Imad Wasim 25 also contributed to reach a challenging target
- Excellent exhibition of bowling in ending overs by Indian pacers otherwise total would exceeded above 350.
- Indian innings were dominated by Pakistani bowler from start, they tore apart Indian batting.
- Mohammad Amir dismissed Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli in his first 2 overs.
- Star bowler was Mohammad Amir 16 for 3.
- Hardik Pandya 76, was the only Indian batsman who stood against Pakistan’s bowling attack, especially spinners.
Sarfraz Ahmed – Captain
Virat Kohli – Captain
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