Top performers of CT17 after group stage

Bangladesh's Mosaddek Hossain celebrates taking the wicket of New Zealand's Corey Anderson with teammates

 

The group round of the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy 2017 came to an end on Monday. After 12 matches in as many days, now we know which four teams are going to battle it out in the semifinals for a place in the final.

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It will be the hosts England and Pakistan to play in the first semifinal on June 14 in Cardiff, while Bangladesh and England will lock horns with each other in the second semifinal on June 15 in Birmingham.

Now let’s take a look at the top five batsmen and bowlers at the end of the first 12 matches of the tournament which has been witness to some fascinating battles between the top eight teams in the world.

Top 5 batsmen
1. Shikhar Dhawan (3 matches), 271 runs, 1 century, 2 half centuries
2. Kane Williamson (3 matches), 244 runs, 1 century, 2 half centuries
3. Tamim Iqbal (3 matches), 223 runs, 1 century, 1 half century
4. Joe Root (3 matches), 212 runs, 1 century, 1 half century
5. Rohit Sharma (3 matches), 0 century, 2 half centuries

Top 5 bowlers
1. Josh Hazlewood (3 matches), 9 wickets
2. Liam Plunkett (3 matches), 8 wickets
3. Hasan Ali (3 matches), 7 wickets
4. Adil Rashid (2 matches), 6 wickets
5. Adam Milne (3 matches), 6 wickets

 

– Jannatul Naym Pieal, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com