ICC Champions Trophy: Day nine wrap

All the news, highlights and stuff you may have missed from one more day’s activity at this ICC ODI occasion

The focuses that matter

– Bangladesh kept their semi-finals trusts bursting at the seams with a shocking, exciting, just staggering five-wicket prevail upon a New Zealand in Cardiff

– Chasing 266 to win, the Tigers were decreased to 4-33 however a record 224-run association between Shakib Al Hasan (114) and Mahmudullah (102no) deadened the Black Caps and conveyed a doubtful triumph

– Bangladesh now require England to beat Australia on Saturday in Birmingham or the match to be washed out to progress to the semi-finals

– Australia will declare their XI at the hurl, with a  crisp Edgbaston wicket enticing selectors to review crease knocking down some pins allrounder John Hastings champions trophy. 

– Regardless of Saturday’s outcome, England will complete Group An in top spot, however chief Eoin Morgan needs to keep that triumphant feeling heading into the semi-finals with a prevail upon Australia.