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ICC Cricket World Cup 2011: India waited 28 years to lastly raise the Cricket World Cup Trophy in 2011. 2nd April 2021 marks the ten years of completion of the that particular win for India. MS Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir have been the architects of the ultimate who scored 91 and 97 runs respectively. However do you know, that the eleven who performed within the World Cup closing by no means performed collectively ever once more after that match.

Gautam Gambhir in a current interview with PTI mentioned that Harbhajan Singh as soon as talked about to him about his reality. He mentioned, ““I do know that’s in all probability the worst factor. Bhajji as soon as instructed me that. Most likely the higher particular person to ask the query is the erstwhile coach (Duncan Fletcher who took over instantly after Gary Kirsten’s exit on the finish of the World Cup), the captain (MS Dhoni) and the selectors (Okay Srikkanth and others).”

Gambhir went on to say that in all probability such a factor by no means occurred earlier than in cricket. He mentioned: “I don’t suppose this has occurred in worldwide ODI cricket historical past {that a} group that received a World Cup by no means performed a single match collectively once more.”

Put up 2011 World Cup, India struggled to seek out the shape that they have been in through the World Cup. India travelled to England for a Check sequence and have been whitewashed 4-0. India travelled to Australia, later within the yr. Even in Australia, India misplaced 4-0.

Right here’s a take a look at India’s group that performed within the WC closing: Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Munaf Patel, S Sreesanth



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