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Jun 12

Pakistan’s confidence is high for England semi-final, says Sarfraz Ahmed

• Captain’s unbeaten 61 leads his side to Champions Trophy last four• ‘We must play positively against world-class England,’ says SarfrazEngland’s Champions Trophy semi-final opponents on Wednesday will be Pakistan, who contrived a harum-scarum victory…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/jun/12/pakistan-confidence-semi-final-england-sarfraz-ahmed-cricket

Jun 12

Pakistan see off Sri Lanka to set up Champions Trophy semi-final with England

• Sri Lanka 236; Pakistan 237-7• Pakistan won by three wicketsThere have been higher-quality games of cricket in this tournament but none yet with such a taut finish. Beyond the dropped catches (there were plenty of those) and the overthrows and the wa…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/jun/12/pakistan-sri-lanka-champions-trophy-group-b-match-report

Jun 09

Bangladesh humble New Zealand to keep Champions Trophy hopes alive

• New Zealand 265-8, Bangladesh 268-5• Bangladesh will make the semi-finals if Australia lose to England at EdgbastonBangladesh will be the side in Group A keeping an anxious eye on proceedings at Edgbaston on Saturday. Their spectacular defeat of New …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/jun/09/bangladesh-new-zealand-champions-trophy-match-trophy