ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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It's fantastic. It's the outside noise that is there.

"Within the dressing room, it is unbelievably calm, unbelievably focused and very, very excited for the challenge that presents itself tomorrow (Sunday)".

"They have topped their skills up, and they're ready for a big game", Arthur said following training at Edgbaston.

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed certainly showed no sign of pre-match nerves as he recalled how his side had only just qualified for the Champions Trophy.

When pressed further on the disagreements that have happened, the 28-year-old said: "It's normal to have disagreements, even at home, not everybody agrees on everything".

With India and Pakistan clashing in the ICC Champions Trophy here on Sunday, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan met the players and pepped them up for the high-intensity clash. "I know it sounds pretty boring, but this is exactly what we feel as cricketers", he said. We can not take our foot off the pedal from any game.

India has a strong bowling line-up this time around.

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India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (captain), Yuvraj Singh, M.S. Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah.

"The bowlers found it hard, and that's why I think they had different feels right in the powerplay at the beginning of the game". If you write something you should take the ownership that I was wrong. We will pick our best bowling attack. It was a rain-curtailed tie, played at the same venue, where they managed to restrict Pakistan to a paltry total of 165, while India were set a target of 102 within 22 overs, which they comfortably chased down within 19.1 overs, therefore winning by eight wickets.

"If you look, we've got a left-arm swinger (Mohammed Amir), could have left-arm pace (Wahab Riaz)", Arthur said. "We've got an off-spinner (Shoaib Malik)".

Former India leg-spinner Kumble's contract expires after the end of the Champions Trophy.

"We have two or three players who have played ICC events against India, we have told youngsters not to take any pressure and take it as just another game and play your game freely", Sarfraz added.

"We have always shared a healthy equation with them off the field".

"No doubt that India's batting is very good, but our bowlers are also equally good in attack".

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