World Cup 2011 flashback of the day Group India world champion | World Cup 2011
World Cup 2011: At the present time has a particular significance within the historical past of Indian cricket. Ten years in the past, on this very day, Group India, underneath the management of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, as soon as once more carved its title within the Cricket World Cup after 28 years. Earlier than that, India had received the World Cup in 1983 underneath the management of Kapil Dev. Group India made historical past on April 2, 2011 on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
The match between India and Sri Lanka continues to be remembered by many. Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara received the toss and elected to bat. Mahela Jayawardene formed the innings with a century. Kumar Sangakkara additionally performed 48 innings. Sri Lanka had set a goal of 275 for victory in opposition to India.
With this in thoughts, Group India’s Sehwag and Sachin had been dismissed early. Gautam Gambhir scored 97 runs within the innings. Dhoni adopted with an unbeaten 91 and Yuvraj’s unbeaten 21 to seal the victory within the forty ninth over.
After successful the match, the gamers of Group India carried Tendulkar on their shoulders and hit him on the sphere. Yuvraj Singh expressed the sensation that he has received the World Cup for Sachin, whereas Sachin has carried the burden of the nation on his shoulders for the final 21 years, so Virat Kohli had expressed the sensation that he’s carrying the burden now.
At the moment 10 years in the past, on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai …
Virat Kohli superbly summed up the event “Sachin Tendulkar has carried the burden of the nation for 21 years; it was time we carried him. Chak de India! ” 🇮🇳# WorldCup2011 pic.twitter.com/mRytOd3TlI
– Mohandas Menon (mohanstatsman) April 2, 2021
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