A huge collection of 3400+ free website templates JAR theme com WP themes and more at the biggest community-driven free web design site
Home / Media / In pictures: Pakistan beat front-runners India to clinch Champions Trophy title

In pictures: Pakistan beat front-runners India to clinch Champions Trophy title

Pakistan steal the Champions Trophy from title-holders India.
Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs in a thrilling competition at London’s Oval ground on June 18 to steal the Champions Trophy from the title holders.

The win gives Pakistan a full trophy cabinet, as the green shirts have now won the ODI World Cup, the T20 World Cup and the Champions Trophy.

While Fakhar Zaman claimed a century for Pakistan and was awarded Player of the Match, Muhammad Amir, Junaid Khan and Hasan Ali annihilated India’s batting order.

Pakistan lift the Champions Trophy after a nail-biting final match against India at the Oval in London. — Reuters
Pakistan lift the Champions Trophy after a nail-biting final match against India at the Oval in London. — Reuters
Sarfraz Ahmed lifts the Champions Trophy as captain. — AFP
Sarfraz Ahmed lifts the Champions Trophy as captain. — AFP
Sarfaraz holds the trophy after the award ceremony.
 ─ AP
Sarfaraz holds the trophy after the award ceremony. ─ AP
Pakistan team prostrate in thanks after their Champions Trophy win. — AFP
Pakistan team prostrate in thanks after their Champions Trophy win. — AFP
The final moments before Pakistan claimed the Champions Trophy title for 2017 — AFP
The final moments before Pakistan claimed the Champions Trophy title for 2017 — AFP
Sarfraz Ahmed celebrates with teammates after taking the final catch — AFP
Sarfraz Ahmed celebrates with teammates after taking the final catch — AFP
Pakistan fans celebrate a four as Rohit Sharma fields the ball.─Reuters
Pakistan fans celebrate a four as Rohit Sharma fields the ball.─Reuters
Junaid Khan celebrates after taking Ravindra Jadeja's wicket.
Junaid Khan celebrates after taking Ravindra Jadeja’s wicket.
Pakistani fans hold posters describing the situation on the field. — AFP
Pakistani fans hold posters describing the situation on the field. — AFP
Fakhar Zaman celebrates his century, going on to score 114 runs before being caught out on a Hardik Pandya ball.─Reuters
Fakhar Zaman celebrates his century, going on to score 114 runs before being caught out on a Hardik Pandya ball.─Reuters
Fakhar Zaman prostrates following his century.─Reuters
Fakhar Zaman prostrates following his century.─Reuters
Pakistani fans celebrate a six.─Reuters
Pakistani fans celebrate a six.─Reuters
India and Pakistan fans wave flags as the players line up before the match.─Reuters
India and Pakistan fans wave flags as the players line up before the match.─Reuters
The teams line up on the pitch for the national anthems at the start of the ICC Champions Trophy final cricket match between India and Pakistan at The Oval in London.─AFP
The teams line up on the pitch for the national anthems at the start of the ICC Champions Trophy final cricket match between India and Pakistan at The Oval in London.─AFP
Fans express their enthusiasm for the match with placards.─AFP
Fans express their enthusiasm for the match with placards.─AFP
Azhar Ali in action.─Reuters
Azhar Ali in action.─Reuters
Azhar Ali (L) and Fakhar Zaman take crucial runs against India.─Reuters
Azhar Ali (L) and Fakhar Zaman take crucial runs against India.─Reuters
Hardik Pandya bowls to Azhar Ali.─AFP
Hardik Pandya bowls to Azhar Ali.─AFP
Azhar Ali, right, runs to make his ground during the final.─AP
Azhar Ali, right, runs to make his ground during the final.─AP
Umpire Marais Erasmus (C) signals a wide and overturns the decision for the wicket of Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman (not pictured).─AFP
Umpire Marais Erasmus (C) signals a wide and overturns the decision for the wicket of Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman (not pictured).─AFP
MS Dhoni runs out Azhar Ali after the batting partners miscommunicated signals.─Reuters
MS Dhoni runs out Azhar Ali after the batting partners miscommunicated signals.─Reuters
Azhar Ali walks back to the pavilion after being run out for 59.─AFP
Azhar Ali walks back to the pavilion after being run out for 59.─AFP
Virat Kohli watches the action from the boundary.─Reuters
Virat Kohli watches the action from the boundary.─Reuters
Pakistani supporters go wild as the team wins big. — AFP
Pakistani supporters go wild as the team wins big. — AFP
Indian players celebrate after dismissing Azhar Ali.─AP
Indian players celebrate after dismissing Azhar Ali.─AP
An Indian supporter holds up a banner in the crowd at the Oval.─AFP
An Indian supporter holds up a banner in the crowd at the Oval.─AFP
Young Indian cricket fans wear masks of the face of India's captain Virat Kohli and others in Kolkata on June 18.─AFP
Young Indian cricket fans wear masks of the face of India’s captain Virat Kohli and others in Kolkata on June 18.─AFP
Ravindra Jadeja stumps the wickets in vain.─Reuters
Ravindra Jadeja stumps the wickets in vain.─Reuters
An Indian fan donning apparel at the match.─Reuters
An Indian fan donning apparel at the match.─Reuters
Courtesy: Dawn News

Check Also

Backstage of Hariri’s resignation

Backstage of Hariri’s resignation Best free WordPress theme