12 years after winning their last T20 World Cup, England has once again emerged as the last nation after defeating Pakistan by five wickets in a thrilling final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Ben Stokes was the hero for England, with an outstanding knock of 52 not out as Moeen Ali proved to be an exceptional running mate right at the death.
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However, several pointed to the injury of Pakistani pace bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi as the main turning point of the match.
Afridi was the man who caught Harry Brook’s loose shot, however he hurt his right knee in the process of taking the catch and required immediate medical attention.
He limped off the field, only to return a few overs later.
Afridi took the ball for the 16th over, but could only send down…