ENG vs PAK: Sam Curran and Ben Stokes’ outstanding play helped England defeat Pakistan by five wickets in a thrilling low-scoring final on Sunday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), giving them their second ICC T20 World Cup victory since 2010.
England brings the trophy home
With the ball, England played outstandingly, holding Pakistan to 137/8. The English batting lineup is led by Sam Curran (3/12). When chasing 138, England was down to 45/3 before the powerplay, but Stokes (52*) once again came through in a crucial situation to lead his team to victory.
Netizens react to PAK’s loss
Here is how Twitter reacted when England defeated Pakistan to win the ICC T20 World Cup for the second time.