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Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Kohli

India vs Pakistan final ICC Champions Trophy: Amidst the craziness on Twitter after Pakistan’s win over India by 180 runs in the ICC Champions Trophy final 2017 at Oval Stadium, the fans have forgotten that India still has a better overall record in all ICC tournament.If we talk about the last eight years, India has won two ICC tournaments – 2011 World Cup and 2013 Champions Trophy.Pakistan dominated with both bat and ball to thrash a rather off-colour India by 180 runs and lift the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy on Sunday.”All credit goes to my bowlers, Mohammed Amir, Hasan Ali, Shadab Khan, Junaid Khan, Mohammed Hafeez, they bowled really well”. He ended up with a knock of 76 runs off 43 balls.Within three overs, however, their reply was in tatters as Amir produced a devastating spell of bowling.The left-arm pacer extracted movement both in the air and off the pitch and quite a few of his deliveries were nearly unplayable.Kohli, who was dropped at first slip by Azhar Ali in the previous ball, tried a flick to the on-side but could only manage a leading edge straight to Shadab Khan at point.Their hopes now rested largely on the shoulders of Shikhar Dhawan who had been in fine form in the tournament but he made only 21 before nicking the inspired Amir to wicketkeeper Sarfraz.Yuvraj Singh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav followed each other back to the pavilion in quick succession as Pakistan tightened their grip on the proceedings.Pandya was involved in a mix-up with Ravindra Jadeja and was run-out.By the time Pandya was run out in the 27th over following a terrible mix-up, the match was as good as done and dusted.India are slated to host the ninth staging of the Champions Trophy in four years’ time but ICC chief executive Dave Richardson revealed it is far from a certainty.Apart from Zaman (114), Azhar Ali (59), Mohammad Hafeez (57 not out) and Babar Azam (46) also contributed handsomely to Pakistan’s cause.But that didn’t happen, as a disgusting mix-up between Pandya and Jadeja cost India the seventh wicket.Pakistan batsmen displayed a gritty batting performance and notched up 338/4 in 50 overs. They played with courage and belief. In ODIs, he has scored 18 runs in 42 balls for one dismissal, and in T20Is he has scored only one runs in seven balls, and been dismissed twice. We wanted to be a lot more consistent. The left-hander was literally brutal as he smashed 12 fours and 3 massive sixes during the course of the innings.