India vs Pakistan highlights today match Champions Trophy 2017. 4th Match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 between India and Pakistan at Edgbaston complete review, report who won the match India Vs Pakistan match result and highlights.
Pakistan won the toss and they decided to field first and this decision was taken by skipper Sarfraz Ahmed on the behalf of pitch conditions. Som of the cricket experts criticized him that he took a wrong decision, but most of the cricket pundits back the decision of bowling first.
Both the teams picked unexpected playing XI side for this match at Edgbaston. The Indian team did not add Mohammad Shami and brought Umesh Yadav instead. Bhuvnweshar Kumar, Bumrah and Pandya were added in the team squad of India to make the bowling lineup full of pacers to deal Edgbaston conditions. On the other side, Dhawan, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli were in the top order. MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh and Jadhav were placed in the middle order slot. In the Pakistani team, Junaid Khan was not added in the team. Hasan Ali and Shadab Khan were brought in the playing XI against India in today match unexpectedly.Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir and Imad Wasim settled in the attacking bowling lineup. Azhar Ali, Ahmed Shehzad and Babar Azam were placed in the top order batting slot.
After winning the toss, Pakistan planned an attacking bowling strategy differently to put pressure on India earlier. First 5 overs by Mohammad Amir and Imad Wasim were quite attacking, but the Indian openers replied with responsible and aggressive innings. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan performed excellently to give a brutal opening stand against Pakistan.
Rohit and Dhawan scored 136 runs in the opening partnership that really divert pressure on Pakistan. There was a lot of poor fielding from Pakistani side. The entire Indian batting lineup seemed to be very impressive form. Pakistani bowlers failed to pick up the wickets. Mohammad Amir bowled a maiden over that was an opener over too for this match. Dhawan lost his wicket scoring 68 runs and caught out on the ball of Shadab Khan.
The Indian dangerous batsman Rohit Sharma lost his wicket by run out unfortunately on 91 runs and he could not complete his century against Pakistan. This is the best cricket match we have seen in 2017, such a breath taking and close game today we watched all the way from Edgbaston. Pakistani batting lineup also showed up some mature and responsible attitude in order to chase the target. Although rain continued to interrupt the game and overs were limited based on D/L method. Let’s see what happens in the next matches of both teams. Keep visiting the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 official website for live cricket updates and champions trophy news.