Shikhar Dhawan was honoured with a golden bat whereas Ravindra Jadeja got the golden ball as team India won the coveted 2013 ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston.
The ex- captain and a prominent all-rounder of the cricket world, Shahid Afridi, has stressed that Pakistan needs new and energetic players to boost their team.
The most prominent and unbeaten side in the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy, India, maintained their rhythm in the second semi-final while crushing Sri Lanka easily.
The determined Englishmen have performed excellently in the on-going 2013 ICC champions Trophy and their team has already registered their place in the final.
The composed English side led by James Tredwell along with Jonathan Trott beat South Africa and forced their way to the final of the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy.
The Pakistani squad performed poorly during the on-going 2013 ICC Champions Trophy by losing all three matches as their batsmen surrendered without any fight.
The determined Sri Lankan squad demonstrated an all-round performance in their last pool game and won the important encounter against Australia convincingly.
Team India has performed excellently in the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy under the captaincy of MS Dhoni and is the only side who has won all three games so far.
The spirited Indian side kept their unbeaten record in their group while bulldozing their arch rivals, Pakistan, easily by a mammoth margin of eight wickets.
Luck favoured the South Africans after the match was tied due to rain and the West Indians were thrown out of the tournament in their last pool match.