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  • 10:17 PM IST

    Two days of break before the big clash of the Champions Trophy and that to an all-Asian final. Who would have thought of it. India clearly are the favourites going into the final but Pakistan known for their unpredictability pose a threat. So it is going to be a Super Sunday. Thanks guys for tuning in to our live coverage, till then goodbye and good night.

  • 9:45 PM IST

    Ind 265/1 in 40.1 overs: That will be it as India beat Bangladesh by 9 wickets to storm into their fourth Champions Trophy final. A top show from the Indians in all the departments giving Bangladesh no chance of a fight back. Chasing 265, Rohit Sharma scored and unbeaten 123 and Virat Kohli remained not out on 96. Not to forget Shikhar Dhawan’s 46 on the top and the bowlers’ contribution. Come Sunday, India take on arch-rival Pakistan in the summit clash.

  • 9:38 PM IST

    Ind 261/1 in 40 overs: Five runs from the over and need only four runs to win. It should be all over in the next.

  • 9:33 PM IST

    Ind 249/1 in 38 overs: 10 runs from Shakib’s over which included two boundaries. India now in touching distance from win and storming into the finals.

  • 9:28 PM IST

    36.4 overs: Four. Short from Taskin and Rohit pulls to deep square leg. With that boundary, Rohit and Kohli’s partnership extend to 150.

  • 9:26 PM IST

    36.1 overs: Four. Kohli cuts and cuts hard and from his intent looks like he is eyeing his hundred too.

  • 9:14 PM IST

    Ind 212/1 in 33 overs: Rohit Sharma hooks one over fine leg to get to his 11th ODI century, also his first in Champions Trophy. 11 runs from Mustafizur’s over and now India need 53 more to win.

  • 9:08 PM IST

  • 9:02 PM IST

    Ind 185/1 in 29 overs: Virat Kohli notches up his half-century in style, his 42nd in ODIs. India can’t lose from here and are in cruise control of the match. At the other end Rohit Sharma looking set for his hundred.

  • 8:47 PM IST

    25.3 overs: Four. Driven again by Kohli. He is not missing out anything pitched up.

Hello and welcome to India.com’s LIVE coverage of India vs Bangladesh ICC Champions Trophy second semifinal. It’s the fight for the berth in final as Pakistan has already confirmed their place in final as they defeated England in first semi-final and now, India will eye to reach the finals by beating Bangladesh.

India vs Bangladesh rivalry over the years has grown in stature. Though Bangladesh, on most occasions, have failed to zip past Team India, the intensity of the rivalry keeps on evolving. Now, in a third consecutive ICC tournament, these two sides meet in a do-or-die situation.

In 2015 World Cup and 2016 World T20 India knocked out Bangladesh and will be looking to do it the third time in a row. However, Bangladesh will be keen to turn the tide this time around. Also Check: India vs Bangladesh, Champions Trophy 2017: Yuvraj Singh all set to feature in his 300th ODI

On the other hand, India will be looking to book their place in the finals of Champions Trophy for the second time in a row. The Virat Kohli-led side no doubt start as favourites against Bangladesh but will be in no mood to take them lightly. Bangladesh go into the match with an impressive win over New Zealand.

Teams:

India (From): Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni(w), Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ajinkya Rahane, Dinesh Karthik, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami.

Bangladesh (From): Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Imrul Kayes, Sunzamul Islam, Mehedi Hasan, Shafiul Islam.