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Australia took their second consecutive ICC Champions Trophy title with a six-wicket win against New Zealand in Centurion
Australia took their second consecutive ICC Champions Trophy title with a six-wicket win against New Zealand in Centurion © PA Photos
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'A wonderful tournament, perfectly organised'

Switch Hit: Australia triumph in South Africa, a preview of the Champions League, and a look at England's latest injuries

    Australia find men for all seasons

Sambit Bal: Ponting's men have proved once again that champion sides are rarely so by coincidence

'Fifty-over cricket still has lots to offer'

Tournament review: Ian Chappell and Sanjay Manjrekar look at Australia's victory and discuss the future of ODIs

    South Africa's strength is their weakness

Sambit Bal: Why the ability to formulate a plan and stick to it may be at the root of the side's failures in multi-team tournaments

    Australian intimidation unhinges England

Sambit Bal: England felt the full force of Australia's aggression as Ponting and Watson turned executioners

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Statistics

ICC Champions Trophy, 2009/10 (in South Africa ODIs)

One-Day Internationals

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Kerry O'Keeffe gives his take on the white jackets presented to Australia for winning the Champions Trophy

Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Australia 3 2 0 0 1 5 +0.510
Pakistan 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.999
India 3 1 1 0 1 3 +0.290
West Indies 3 0 3 0 0 0 -1.537

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
New Zealand 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.782
England 3 2 1 0 0 4 -0.487
Sri Lanka 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.085
South Africa 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.177
Ricky Ponting and Shane Watson with their prizes from the Champions Trophy
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Ricky Ponting with the Player of the Series award and Golden bat at the Nelson Mandela Square
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A rich haul from the Champions Trophy for Ricky Ponting
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James Hopes gives Shane Watson a bear hug
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Australia lift the trophy
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New Zealand congratulate Shane Watson and James Hopes on the win
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Squads

Graeme Smith (c) Johan Botha (vc)
Hashim Amla Mark Boucher (wk)
AB de Villiers Jean-Paul Duminy
Herschelle Gibbs Jacques Kallis
Albie Morkel Makhaya Ntini
Wayne Parnell Robin Peterson
Dale Steyn Lonwabo Tsotsobe
Roelof van der Merwe
Tournament Results
Australia v New Zealand at Centurion - Oct 5, 2009
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Oct 3, 2009
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Centurion - Oct 2, 2009
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 49 balls remaining)
India v West Indies at Johannesburg - Sep 30, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 107 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Centurion - Sep 30, 2009
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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