LIVE CT17Final: At Last! Pakistan loses its first wicket
New Delhi: Pakistan has lost its first wicket in Azhar Ali on a thrashing bowling by Jasprit Bumrah. This comes a s a big relief for India as it was very important to break this partnership. Baba Azam has come to bat now. Score is 129 for 1.
Pakistan is actually playing good cricket and the first ten overs saw no loss. Kohli then had to incorporate some changes. Pakistan nearly saved itself two times as it saved two run-outs.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to field against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at The Oval here on Sunday.
India made no changes to the team that trounced Bangladesh in the semi-final while fit-again Mohammad Amir made a comeback to the Pakistan team. Rumman Raees made way for Amir.
India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, M.S. Dhoni, K. Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, R. Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah
Pakistan: Azhar Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan
Today is one of the most awaited days for all cricket fans across the world. It is finals between India and Pakistan and for obvious reasons it is the Pakistani team which is at receiving end.