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Latest ICC ODI rankings: Pakistan jump to number 6; India number 3

Latest ICC ODI rankings: Pakistan jump to number 6; India number 3

The triumphant players of Pakistan team returned home on Tuesday morning to a rousing welcome after routing arch-rivals India by 180-run at The Oval to lift its maiden ICC Champions Trophy. "I really do. I hope that - and I am sure that the nation of Pakistan is really happy because they deserve it", the coach said after the match.

"We were always thinking there was one spell in there somewhere, and the spell came thankfully at the start of a final".

Pakistan's triumph in the recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy has pushed them to sixth in the ICC ODI Team Rankings, and closer to direct qualification for the 2019 World Cup in England.

The incident took place in Mohad village of Burhanpur district in Madhya Pradesh state, where the men aged 20-35 years, allegedly raised anti-India and pro-Pakistan slogans following India's defeat in the Champions Trophy final.

"They made us make those mistakes because of the way they were bowling and the way they applied the pressure in the field and we have no hesitation or shame to admit that we could not play our best game today".

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Champions Trophy hero Mohammad Amir, who destroyed the Indian top three in his fairytale spell in the tournament finale, is all set to make his county debut for Essex this summer.

Defending champions India had been expected to cruise to victory against outsiders Pakistan during the much-anticipated final Sunday.

Afridi also exuded confidence that the Sarfraz Ahmed-led young brigade can become one of the top three teams in the world if they continue to produce such performances consistently.

Team: Shikhar Dhawan (India), Fakhar Zaman (Pakistan), Tamim Iqbal (Bangladesh), Virat Kohli (India), Joe Root (England), Ben Stokes (England), Sarfraz Ahmed (Pakistan) (captain and wicketkeeper), Adil Rashid (England), Junaid Khan (Pakistan), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (India), Hasan Ali (Pakistan), Kane Williamson (New Zealand) (12th man). We have to keep this momentum going.

Richardson said: "What we want to do is differentiate our global events from each other so that they can be standalone and create maximum interest every time the event happens. That's the aim at the moment".


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