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Cricket – Kohli ready for major test

Skipper Virat Kohli expects India to face a massive test when they take on Pakistan in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy at The Oval on Sunday. Holders India swept aside Bangladesh by nine wickets to set up a showdown with Pakistan this weekend, with the latter having thumped hosts England in the semi-finals. The two sides met earlier on in the competition, when India won by a massive 124-run margin, but Kohli is well aware that Pakistan have improved dramatically since that defeat. He told reporters: "They've turned around things for themselves really well. "They've beaten sides that looked really strong against them, but the belief just showed on the field - the way they played together as a team. "I don't think we need to look too far away from what we are doing as a group, I think focus on our skills and our abilities and believe in ourselves." India are available at 4/9 with bet365 to retain their Champions Trophy crown, with Pakistan priced at 7/4 to win on Sunday.

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