On April 2, 2011, India ended a 28-year-long wait for a World Cup triumph. MS Dhoni became only the 2nd India captain after Kapil Dev to lift the 50-over World Cup.
When did India win World Cup?
On this day in 2011, India beat Sri Lanka in the final at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai to win the World Cup.
Has India won the World Cup?
The Indian cricket team are two times World Champions. In addition to winning the 1983 Cricket World Cup, they triumphed over Sri Lanka in the 2011 Cricket World Cup on home soil. They were also runners-up at the 2003 Cricket World Cup, and semifinalists four times(1987, 1996, 2015, 2019).
Did India lost any match in 2011 World Cup?
India won the tournament, defeating Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in the final at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, thus becoming the first country to win the Cricket World Cup final on home soil. India’s Yuvraj Singh was declared the man of the tournament.
Who won the 2011 ICC World Cup?
|Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|
|Toss||Sri Lanka, elected to bat first|
|Player Of The Series||Yuvraj Singh|
|Series result||India won the 2010/11 ICC Cricket World Cup|
|Match number||ODI no. 3148|
Who won most ICC World Cups?
There are 12 World Cup tournaments being held till date. Australia is the most success country which won 5 World Cups. India & West Indies are the only two countries which have won the world cup 2 times each. India won the World Cup in 1983 and 2011, while West Indies won in 1975 and 1979.
Has Pakistan defeated India in World Cup?
This day last year, India defeated Pakistan for 7th time in ODI World Cup. It was on June 16, 2019, when star cricketer Rohit Sharma’s gutsy knock of 140 runs in just 113 balls guided India yet another victory over Pakistan in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup at the Old Trafford in Manchester.
Who won the 2 World Cup?
A total of 445 players have been in the winning team in the Men’s World Cup. Brazil’s Pelé is the only one to have won three times, while another 20 have won twice. No player has won two World Cups both as captain.
|Other appearances||As player||1950, 1954|
Has Virat Kohli won a World Cup?
Virat Kohli (India)
Kohli’s potential was evident as far back as in 2008, when he led India to a win in the ICC under-19 World Cup in 2008. He is nominated for the ICC Men’s ODI Player of the Decade award! His leadership qualities were evident in the early years of his international career.
Who won World Cups?
France national football team
Who scored most runs in World Cup 2011?
Sri Lankan player Tillakaratne Dilshan finished the tournament as the highest run-scorer in 2011 World Cup. He finished with 500 runs in 9 matches. India lifted the World Cup trophy after 28 years as they went on to defeat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets.
How many runs does India need to win?
India now need 420 runs to win the first Test in Chennai. Sundar comes to ball after 45 overs in England’s second innings. England aren’t willing to declare despite taking a lead of 418 runs which makes Kohli use all his bowlers. OUT!
Who won World Cup in 2012?
West Indies cricket team
Who is the highest run scorer from India in 2011 World Cup?
Sachin Tendulkar was India’s highest run-scorer with 481 runs in 9 innings, Yuvraj Singh was the man of the tournament for his all-round show (362 runs and 15 wickets) and Zaheer Khan was the joint highest wicket-taker of the tournament along with Shahid Afridi with 21 scalps.
When did India won the second World Cup?
April 2, 2011, 10 years ago, MS Dhoni and his men gave a billion Indian cricket fans plenty of joy as India trumped Sri Lanka in the World Cup final at the packed Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai to end their 28-year-old title drought.
Who is the highest run scorer of India in World Cup 2011?
India had to win it for Sachin. Sachin had to win it for India.
Most runs for India at 2011 World Cup.