India Lifts Champions Trophy

India Lifts Champions Trophy

Men in Blue beleagured with spot fixing allegations, proved their critics wrong by lifting the ICC Champions Trophy on sunday. It defeated England on its way to glory.

India defeated England by 5 runs in a tense final. The 50 overs match was reduced to 20 overs due to rains lashing out Birmingham.

Chasing 129 for victory in 20 overs, England ended up scoring 124/8. Earlier, India lost the toss and batting first scored 129-7. Jadeja was the man of the match for his 2 wickets and 23 runs not out. Shikhar Dhawan won the man of the series award.


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