The 2017 ICC Champions Trophy is scheduled to be a sooner or later worldwide (ODI) cricket match held in England and Wales among 1 and 18 June 2017. This could be the 8th version of the event. The top eight teams in the ICC ODI Championship rankings as on 30 September 2015 certified for the match. The eight teams were divided into two groups of 4.
Bangladesh changed the West Indies, who completed outdoor the pinnacle 8 in ninth function, inside the ICC ODI group rankings on the reduce-off date. Bangladesh again to the ICC Champions Trophy for the primary time considering the fact that 2006, and for the first time, the West Indies misplaced their area within the Champions Trophy.
England qualified for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 mechanically as hosts, and have been joined through the seven other highest-ranked groups in the ODI rankings as of 30 September 2015.
On 1 June 2016, it become introduced that the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy might be held throughout 3 venues: The Oval, Edgbaston and Sophia Gardens.
The eight participating groups have been required to announce a 15-member squad for the event on or earlier than 25 April 2017. Groups can make adjustments to their at the beginning named squads up to twenty-five may additionally 2017, and then date adjustments will only be time-honored on clinical grounds, problem to approval.
India did not announce their squad by way of the 25 April cut-off date because of what it defined as “operational” reasons, although this turned into widely visible as a protest by the Board of manage for Cricket in India (BCCI) in an ongoing confrontation with the ICC over finance and governance. The BCCI had been scheduled to announce the squad for India after the ICC board meeting on 27 April 2017. However, on four may additionally 2017, after no crew have been named, the committee of administrators instructed the BCCI to pick their squad right now. The BCCI undertook a unique general meeting on 7 may also 2017 to decide what course of motion they could take. The outcome of that meeting become that India would participate within the tournament, and the squad become named on eight might also 2017.
On 10 may 2017, the ICC showed all of the squads for the event, with Pakistan’s Shoaib Malik gambling in his 6th consecutive Champions Trophy.