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Must Watch: Angry Indian cricket fans protest

Last updated on: June 19, 2017 12:40 IST

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IMAGE: Angry cricket fans protest. Photograph: Sandeep Pal

Angry Indian cricket fans held street demonstrations and burned effigies of cricket players on Sunday night.

 

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Fans came out on the streets after Pakistan hammered India by 180 runs to lift the ICC Champions Trophy.

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IMAGE: Cricket fans break television sets after India lost the match against Pakistan, in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Photograph: PTI

While in Pakistan massive traffic jams were witnessed as people came out on the roads in their cars and motorcycles, waving flags and raising slogans, celebrating the big win.

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IMAGE: Kashmiri youths celebrate India’s loss. Photograph: PTI

India captain Virat Kohli defended his decision to bowl on a flat track and said a lucky reprieve for centurion Fakhar Zaman proved to be a costly one in the Champions Trophy final against Pakistan at the Oval.

Rediff Sports Desk