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ICC Champions Trophy 2017

India vs Pakistan FINAL

Sunday 18 June 17 @ The Oval
Match scheduled to begin at 10:30 local time (09:30 GMT)


India vs Antigua and Barbuda Antigua Practice Match

May 30-31 2006
Antigua Cricket Ground
Toss: Antigua and Barbuda
Umpires: M James and AJ Knight
Result:Match Drawn

Antigua Practice Match First Day

Indian bowlers toil in warmup game

India's bowlers toiled for almost the whole first day to dismiss Antigua and Barbuda in their two-day warm-up match on Tuesday.
Antigua and Barbuda were eventually dismissed for 300 and India scored 33 in 10 overs before the close, losing the wicket of Virender Sehwag for six.
Former West Indies batsman Sylvester Joseph scored 128 not out after defying the Indian attack for over four hours.
India's bowlers stuck to their task on a sluggish pitch with seamer Shanthakumaran Sreesanth taking three late wickets to finish with three for 46 in 15 overs.
Tour match, Antigua, day one (close): Antigua & Barbuda 300; India 33-1

Antigua Practice Match Second Day

India batsmen secure warm-up draw

Four players scored half-centuries as India drew their two-day tour match against Antigua and Barbuda.
India bowled the hosts out for 300 on day one before replying with 311-9 on the second day of the match.
Vangipurappu Laxman top scored with 72, while Wasin Jaffer (52), Mohammad Kaif (53) and Mahendra Dhoni (60 not out) were also in the runs.
Spinner Justin Athanaze was the pick of the Antigua and Barbuda attack, taking 3-79 in 21 overs.
Having lost the one-day series 4-1, India are looking for a better performance in the four Tests, the first of which starts on Friday.
India have not won a Test series in the Caribbean for 35 years and were beaten 2-1 on their last tour in 2002 after going 1-0 up with victory in Trinidad.
Tour match, Antigua, day two (close): Antigua & Barbuda 300 drew with India 311-9

Scores

Close of Play:
  • Day 1: Antigua and Barbuda 300, Indians 33/1 (Jaffer 24*, Laxman 0*; 10 overs)
    Antigua and Barbuda 1st innings           R   M   B  4 6
    Daniel Thomas  lbw      b Kumble          30 127  76  3 0
    M Challenger   c Dhoni  b Patel           18  70  39  2 0
    SC Joseph      not out                   128 254 179 15 2
    Devon Thomas   c Kaif   b Pathan          21  44  33  4 0
    GL Skepple     c Kaif   b Harbhajan Singh 35  33  37  5 0
    G Williams              b Patel            9  50  29  1 0
    P Rolfton      c Sehwag b Powar           12  27  11  2 0
    K Mentor                b Sreesanth        0   9   8  0 0
    BG Baltimore            b Sreesanth       13  11   9  1 0
    J Athanaze     lbw      b Sreesanth        0   2   3  0 0
    K Skepple               b Singh           14  20  13  3 0
    Extras   (b 6, lb 5, nb 9)                20
    Total   (all out, 72.2 overs, 324 mins)   300
    
    DNB: A Sanford, S Mathew, C Hampson, A Martin, KCB Jeremy.
    
    FoW:1-39(Challenger,14.1 ov),2-74(Daniel Thomas,25.3 ov),
    3-109 (Devon Thomas, 36.2 ov), 4-146 (GL Skepple, 45.5 ov),
    5-186 (Williams, 56.4 ov), 6-227 (Rolfton, 62.3 ov),
    7-237 (Mentor, 65.2 ov), 8-258 (Baltimore, 67.2 ov),
    9-258 (Athanaze, 67.5 ov), 10-300 (K Skepple, 72.2 ov).
    
    Bowling                      O      M      R      W
    Pathan                      12      0     70      1
    Sreesanth                   15      5     46      3
    Patel                       11      1     39      2 (5nb)
    Singh                        9.2    2     25      1 (2nb)
    Kumble                       9      3     22      1 (2nb)
    Harbhajan Singh             10      3     37      1
    Powar                        6      0     50      1
    
    Indians 1st innings                       R   M   B  4 6
    W Jaffer     run out (Daniel Thomas)     52 108  98  8 0
    V Sehwag     c Martin        b Sanford    6  30  16  0 0
    VVS Laxman   c Joseph        b Athanaze  72 204 122  9 0
    R Dravid     c Athanaze      b Martin     5   6   4  1 0
    M Kaif       retired                     53  44 127  5 2
    SK Raina     c Joseph        b Martin     4  20  16  1 0
    Yuvraj Singh c Devon Thomas  b Athanaze  20  36  44  3 0
    MS Dhoni                     not out     60 103  78  8 1
    IK Pathan    st Mentor       b Athanaze  12  41  41  2 0
    KKD Karthik  c Mentor        b Hampson    9  11  10  1 0
    Harbhajan Singh              not out      7  17  20  1 0
    Extras    (b 5, lb 2, w 3, nb 1)         11
    Total  (9 wickets, 96 overs, 400 mins)  311
    
    DNB:S Sreesanth, RR Powar, VR Singh, MM Patel, A Kumble.
    
    FoW: 1-21 (Sehwag, 6.6 ov), 2-87 (Jaffer, 25.2 ov),
     3-96 (Dravid, 26.3 ov), 4-194 (Laxman, 61.1 ov),
     5-194 (Kaif, 61.1 ov), 6-201 (Raina, 61.4 ov),
     7-227 (Yuvraj Singh, 72.5 ov), 8-274 (Pathan, 87.2 ov),
     9-293 (Karthik, 90.2 ov).
    
    Bowling          O      M      R      W
    Sanford         20      5     68      1 (1w)
    Mathew           6      2     16      0
    Hampson         16      5     43      1 (1nb, 2w)
    K Skepple        8      0     31      0
    Martin          25      6     67      2
    Athanaze        21      2     79      3
    

  • Indian Team for Antigua Practice Match

    R Dravid, MS Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh, W Jaffer, M Kaif, KKD Karthik, A Kumble, VVS Laxman, MM Patel, IK Pathan, RR Powar, SK Raina, V Sehwag, VR Singh, S Sreesanth, Yuvraj Singh.

    Antigua and Barbuda Team for Antigua Practice Match

    SC Joseph, J Athanaze, A Sanford, KCB Jeremy, A Martin, Devon Thomas, C Hampson, G Williams, K Mentor, Daniel Thomas, M Challenger, GL Skepple, S Mathew.

    The Venue

    Antigua

    The Antigua Recreation Ground, known locally as the ARG, became cricket's 52nd Test venue in 1980-81 when it hosted England, a Test marked by a hundred from the island's most famour son, Viv Richards.
    Despite the relatively small size of Antigua - population 70,000 - crowds at the Rec are knowledgable and enthusiastic. The centre of activity is the two-tier Double Decker stand where partying well after the close of play, and music and entertainiment during it - this was where the colourful Gravy paraded himself - with wickets and runs accompanied by music and trumpets. The remainder of the ground has slowly evolved into a well-appointed stadium. For many years Antigua had a unique ground staff, largely made up of inmates from the adjoining prison. For years the warden of the prison was Malcolm Richards, the father of Viv. The west side is dominated by St John's Catholic cathedral.

    Editor: Nishanth Gopinathan.