India’s loss to Pakistan in Champions Trophy finals named Fans’ Moment of the Year’

A befitting rivalry found the perfect setting at The Oval, as London’s rich community of Pakistani and Indian ex-pats turned the ground into seas of green and blue

Fakhar Zaman of Pakistan celebrates
This is how Fakhar Zaman shut Plunkett’s sledging during CT semis

Recalling the moments in the game, Zaman noted that the majority of the crowd was Pakistani and that kept him going.

Jasprit Bumrah and Fakhar Zaman
Fakhar Zaman had dreamt of being out on no-ball

Very early in his innings, when he was batting on 3, he had edged one to the wicket keeper off the bowling of Jasprit Bumrah.

Fakhar Zaman
Sedition charges against 15 arrested in Madhya Pradesh for celebrating Pakistan’s win dropped

The arrested 15 individuals were booked under 120B (punishment for criminal conspiracy) and 124A (Sedition) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

Mohammed Shami
Indian fans beat up Pakistani fan who mocked team India with ‘Baap Kaun hai’ remarks

The Pakistani fan had irked Mohammad Shami with his remarks after the game.

Sunil Gavaskar IPL
Kohli can’t score a century every single time, defends Sunil Gavaskar

“More than Virat Kohli, the rest of the Indian cricket clubbing population must understand that Kohli is human," he quoted.

Shadab Khan
Former Pakistan cricketers shower praise on team’s monumental win

Wasim Bari called the win to be the ideal gift on Eid for the fans back home.

Graeme Smith
Graeme Smith hails the superlative effort of ‘scarred’ Pakistan team

Graeme Smith further commended the way Pakistani openers set the tone for a big total in the match.

Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh of India shakes hands with Shadab Khan and Junaid Khan of Pakistan
Pakistani fans overawed with remarks made by Virat Kohli after the game

The remarks made by Virat Kohli in the post match presentation and thereafter seems to have hit the soft corners of the Pakistani fans.

Sarfraz Ahmed of Pakistan ICC
Pakistan Army honors cricket team with 21 gun salute

India bundled out for a paltry 158 in their run chase of 338.