It is an organised cricket tournament by the International cricket council (ICC) With the interval of two years. Approximately every country have the honor to host this championship in past but due to geographical uncertainty now few countries are now hosting this championship trophy. In early days all teams of cricket were participates in this tournament but with the passage of time ICC changed its rule and now only eight (8) teams can participate in this tournament who has best ICC ranking at first 8 places.
In early days its tournament name was ICC WORLD TEST CHAMPIONSHIP But in 2014 the name revised and now it is known as ICC Champion trophy. Though it is game and all teams are competent and hard working but the most interesting thinf of this tournament is the War between Pakistan nad India because these two countries are very hard Rivals of each other.The viewers eagerly wait for the match between Pakistan and India. Both teams have very good legendry players and defeat each other in many matches. The difference between these two teams are Batting and Bowling. I ndia produces world,s best batsman who can crash any supoer hit bowling attack. on the other hand Pakistan is specialist in Producing world class bowlers who are the inventor of googly, Doosra, Teesra, off break and most dangerous inswing and reverse swing yorker.
Pakistani bowlers are the pioneer of these. In 2008 when all arrangement were made in pakistan but with an terror attack on sri lankan team it was moved to south Africa.The first winner of this trophy was South Africa who snatched this trophy from west indies in Bangladesh and the last winner was India who defeat England on their home ground in 2013. Firstly it was a knock out tournament but now is super 8 tournament and teams play minimum three matches with their group teams. Altough it is a good tournament from the ICC. (International Cricket Council)
It will be start from 1st june 2017.The first match will between England and Bangladesh. The most crucial and thrilling match between Pakistan and India will begin on 4th june 2017 on sunday.
ICC CHAMPION TROPHY Pakistan and India 4th june 2017
icc champions trophy 2017 schedule time table