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ICC Champions Trophy England v Pakistan Live 1st Semi-final 2017

England v Pakistan Live 1st Semi-final

ICC Champions Trophy England v Pakistan Live 1st Semi-final England and Pakistan battle it out in the first semi-final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. While England topped from Group A to make it to the semis, Pakistan occupied the second spot in Group B to qualify for final four.

Hosts England, who have been in formidable form during the ICC Champions Trophy, will be taking on an unexpected opponent in Pakistan in the first semi-final of the tournament. Pakistan tore the form book to shreds as they beat both South Africa and Sri Lanka to march into the semis. But in England, they will face their stiffest challenge since India.

England Squad

EJG Morgan*, MM Ali, JM Bairstow, JT Ball, SW Billings, JC Buttler†, ST Finn, AD Hales, LE Plunkett, AU Rashid, JE Root, JJ Roy, BA Stokes, DJ Willey, MA Wood

Pakistan Squad

Sarfraz Ahmed*†, Ahmed Shehzad, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Fahim Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Haris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Hafeez, Rumman Raees, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik.

 

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