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India deny England in Champions Trophy thriller

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India added the Champions Trophy title to the World Cup they won two years ago after seeing off England by five runs in a dramatic final at Edgbaston on Sunday. 

India's Ravichandran Ashwin (R) celebrates with teammate Virat Kohli after claiming the wicket of England's Joe Root during the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy Final cricket match between England and India at Edgbaston in Birmingham, central England on June 23, 2013. India beat England by five runs.

Tournament hosts England, still to win a major one-day international title, appeared to have done the hard work in holding India to 129 for seven in a match reduced by rain to 20 overs per side.

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