India defeated England by 5 runs within the Champions Trophy ultimate in 2013.© Twitter
On this present day in 2013, Workforce India defeated England in a rain-affected Champions Trophy ultimate at Edgbaston in Birmingham to clinch the title. India gained the match by 5 runs as Ravichandran Ashwin efficiently defended 15 runs within the ultimate over of the match. On the eighth anniversary of India’s triumph, the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) took to Instagram to share a video, revisiting the ultimate ball of the sport and the celebrations that adopted. “twenty third June 2013, ICC Champions Trophy ultimate @mahi7781 turns into the primary captain in historical past to finish a hat-trick of ICC trophies: 2007 @t20worldcup 2011 @cricketworldcup 2013 Champions Trophy,” the publish was captioned.
Followers hailed former India captain MS Dhoni, who led Workforce India to glory in Champions Trophy. Nevertheless, England pacer Stuart Broad, who was on the non-striker’s finish throughout the ultimate in 2013, stated that the pitch behaved as if it was a Day 5 Take a look at floor, providing “wonderful spin” to the bowlers. Broad wrote “Like a Day 5 Take a look at pitch wonderful spin!” within the feedback part.
With the win in Birmingham, Dhoni turned the one captain within the historical past of the sport to have gained all three ICC trophies.
The previous wicketkeeper-batsman led India to T20 World Cup victory in 2007 after which adopted it up with the historic win in 2011 that noticed Workforce India elevate the 50-over World Cup after 28 years.
Within the 2013 Champions Trophy, Shikhar Dhawan gained the golden bat after scoring 363 runs in 5 matches. Ravindra Jadeja bagged the golden ball for ending the match as the very best wicket-taker with 13 scalps in 5 video games.
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