The ICC Champions Trophy is a one-day international (ODI) cricket tournament organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC), it is important after the Cricket World Cup. It was introduced as the ICC Knock Out Tournament in 1998 and has been played nearly every two years since. Its name was drawn to the Champions Trophy in 2002.
The number of teams competing has altered over the years; mainly, all the ICC’s members took part, and from 2000 to 2004 assistant members also took part. Since 2009, the tournament has only required the eight highest-ranked ODI teams as of six months earlier to the tournament.
Match 1: England vs Bangladesh
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017 started on June 1st, and the first match for England VS Bangladesh held at Kennington Oval Stadium, London. In that match Joe Root Flurried to his 10th ODI hundred as a title favourites, England has begun their tournament campaign with an eight-wicket win by thrashing of Bangladesh in this Champians Trophy opener on Thursday.
Also, root has contributed 133 runs not out for 129 balls and from the opener, Alex Hales 95 off 86 and the captain Eoin Morgan 75 not out off 61 balls that helped England to chase down the 306 runs target in 47.2 overs. And it is the first time that 300 was chased successfully in the history of Champions Trophy. If we move to bat, Bangladesh will have performed well to post 305 for six with the Opener Tamim Iqbal who scored 128 off 142 balls that making his ninth ODI hundred.
Match 2: Australia vs New Zealand
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017 the second match for Australia vs. New Zealand Group A held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham. The match that held yesterday for Australia vs. New Zealand was ended in a draw that is no result. Because of heavy rain in Birmingham. In that match, New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first, and they scored 291 for ten wickets in 45 overs. Then the Australia innings had started and scored 53 runs for three wickets in 9 overs.
Match 3: Sri Lanka vs South Africa
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017 the third match for Sri Lanka vs South Africa Group B held at The Oval, London. Toss won by Sri Lanka and decided to bowl, South Africa, scored 299 out of 6 wickets in 50 overs. Next, the Sri Lanka chased only by scoring 203 and looses all the wickets within 41.3 overs. At last South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 96 runs. Hashim Amla, Imran Tahir Star as Thump for South Africa against Sri Lanka.
Match 4: India vs Pakistan
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the fourth match for India vs Pakistan Group B held at Edgbaston, London. India crushed Pakistan by 124 runs in their ICC Champions Trophy opener on June 4, 2017.
Match 5: Australia vs Bangladesh
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the fifth match for Australia vs Bangladesh Group A held in Birmingham. Bangladesh chooses to Bat and scored 182 loosing all the wickets within 44.3 overs. After, Australia chased 83 runs in 1 wicket with 16 over. Due to Rain match had cancelled and announced has draw.
Match 6: England vs New Zealand
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the sixth match for England vs New Zealand Group A held in Cardiff. England Bat first and scored 310 runs in 49.3 overs by loosing all the wickets. And New Zealand Chased only 223 runs in 44.3 overs by loosing all the wickets. England beat New Zealand by 87 runs.
Match 7: Pakistan vs South Africa
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the sixth match for Pakistan vs South Africa Group B held in Birmingham. Match called off after rain arrived and by the DLS method, Pakistan Won the match by 19 runs. South Africa Chooses to Bat and scored 219 in 50 overs by losing eight wickets. After that Pakistan started chasing and scored 119 in 27 overs by losing only three wickets. Because of the Rain, the match announced that Pakistan had won by DLS method.
Match 8: India vs Sri Lanka
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the seventh match for India vs Sri Lanka Group B held in London. On Indian cricket team’s second match makes the fans in disappointment as the blue men lost to Sri Lanka even after scoring 321 runs for six wickets. Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets.
Match 9: New Zealand vs Bangladesh
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the Eighth match for New Zealand vs Bangladesh Group A held in Cardiff. New Zealand dropped from ICC Champions Trophy 2017 after Shakib Al Hasan-Mahmudullah magic for Bangladesh. Bangladesh will await the result of Australia-England clash and hope for hosts’ victory to ensure a semi-final berth. Bangladesh won by 5 wickets.
Match 10: England vs Australia
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match for England vs Australia Group A held in Birmingham. Ben Stokes scored an unbeaten century while Eoin Morgan who is a skipper made 87. England chased to beat Australia by 40 runs via D/L method in their rain-hit Group A. At last, England won by 40 runs.
Match 11: India vs South Africa
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match for India vs South Africa Group B held in London. Defending champions India enters the semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy by defeating South Africa in a must-win encounter in the final league match by eight wickets. After bowling out the number one ranked ODI team with the score 191, India chased down the target with 12 overs. Massive opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with an 83-ball 78-run knock while skipper Virat Kohli remained unbeaten on 76. India won by 8 wickets.
Match 12: Sri Lanka vs Pakistan
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match between Sri Lanka vs Pakistan Group B held in Cardiff. As per the rules, Pakistan fined for slow over rate, Pakistan scored 237 runs off 44.5 overs with seven wickets lost. Sarfraz Ahmed is declared man of the match. Sri Lanka’s total of 236, chases at first with seven Pakistani batsmen in the dressing room at the 35 over the mark. Pakistan won by 3 wickets.
Semifinal 1: England vs Pakistan
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match between England vs Pakistan held in Cardiff. Bowlers help Pakistan storm into final. Pakistan has surprised a lot of people by getting this far, the ease with which they demolished England. Pakistan Won by 8 wickets and enters into final of ICC Championship Trophy 2017.
Semifinal 2: India vs Bangladesh
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match between India vs Bangladesh held in Birmingham. India wins the Toss and selects to chase. Bangladesh Scored 264 in 50 overs losing 7 wickets. India chased strongly with opener. Rohit’s unbeaten Century while skipper Virat Kohli’s 90 helps India to enter final. India won the match by 9 wickets.
Final: India vs Pakistan
The ICC Championship Trophy 2017, the match between India vs Pakistan held in London. The Team came from the bottom ranked side to the top is Pakistan that had entered the ICC Champions Trophy Final and it left with the top prize at the Oval on Sunday. Fakhar Zaman entertained by unbeaten century before Mohammad Amir starred with the ball as Pakistan drew a line by beating India by an emphatic 180 runs in the final. It had been eight years since Pakistan achieved victory over its southerly neighbour in a global event. Finally, Pakistan gets the monkey off its back.