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Pakistan crush England, enter ICC Champions Trophy final

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Fakhar Zaman set the tempo for Pakistan with his 57 from 58 balls. Fakhar playing his third ODI, forged a 118 run partnership with Azhar Ali to pave way for Pakistan to make it to their first final of the ICC Champions Trophy. (Source: AP)

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Azhar Ali's masterclass guide Pakistan to chase down England's modest total of 211. Azhar scored his 11th half-century. His knock of 100 balls consisted of five fours and a maximum. His partnership with Fakhar Zaman set a solid platform for the upcoming batsmen as they registered a comfortable win. (Source: Reuters)

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Babar Azam made his presence count in Pakistan's one of the most important match as he remained unbeaten for 38. .

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England bowlers didn't had much to celebrate about as they only manages to scalp two Pakistan wickets. Adil Rashid and Jake Wood were the only two claim one wicket each.

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Johnny Bairstow coming in for Jason Roy made his innings count as he scored 43 from 57 before giving away his wicket to Hasan Ali. (Source: Reuters)

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Making his debut for pakistan and comming in for injured Mohammad Amir, Rumman Raees made his debut memorable as he returned for 2/44. He provided Pakistan the much needed early breakthrough when he got Alex Hales.

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England vice-captain Joe Root was once among the runs for the 2013 runners-up but fall four-run short of reaching the 50-run mark. (Source: AP)

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All-rounder Ben Stokes tried his level best to take England out from embarrassment and boosted their total to 211.

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It was a delight for Pakistan fans watching their team crush England's dream of making it to their second consecutive finals in ICC Champions Trophy. (Source: Reuters)