India’s Playing 11 in previous ODI World Cup Finals

The Indian cricket team has been a dominant force in the world of cricket for decades. With a rich history of success in the sport, the team has consistently performed well in major tournaments, including the ODI World Cup. In this article, we will take a look at India’s playing 11 in the previous ODI World Cup finals and their performance.

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India’s Playing 11 in the 2019 ODI World Cup Finals

India’s playing 11 in the 2019 ODI World Cup finals was as follows:

  1. Rohit Sharma
  2. KL Rahul
  3. Virat Kohli ©
  4. Rishabh Pant
  5. Hardik Pandya
  6. MS Dhoni (wk)
  7. Ravindra Jadeja
  8. Bhuvneshwar Kumar
  9. Mohammed Shami
  10. Jasprit Bumrah
  11. Yuzvendra Chahal

India lost the match to New Zealand by 18 runs in the semi-finals, and hence did not make it to the finals.

India’s Performance in the Previous ODI World Cup Finals

India has won the ODI World Cup twice, in 1983 and 2011. In the 1983 World Cup finals, India played against the West Indies. India’s playing 11 in the finals was as follows:

  1. Sunil Gavaskar
  2. Kris Srikkanth
  3. Mohinder Amarnath
  4. Sandeep Patil
  5. Yashpal Sharma
  6. Kapil Dev ©
  7. Kirti Azad
  8. Roger Binny
  9. Madan Lal
  10. Syed Kirmani (wk)
  11. Balwinder Sandhu

India’s Playing 11 in previous ODI World Cup Finals

India won the match by 43 runs, and Kapil Dev was named the player of the match.

In the 2011 World Cup finals, India played against Sri Lanka. India’s playing 11 in the finals was as follows:

  1. Virender Sehwag
  2. Sachin Tendulkar
  3. Gautam Gambhir
  4. Virat Kohli
  5. MS Dhoni (c & wk)
  6. Yuvraj Singh
  7. Suresh Raina
  8. Harbhajan Singh
  9. Zaheer Khan
  10. Munaf Patel
  11. Sreesanth

India won the match by 6 wickets, and MS Dhoni was named the player of the match.

Conclusion

India has a rich history of success in the ODI World Cup, having won the tournament twice. While the team did not make it to the finals in the 2019 World Cup, they have a strong squad for the upcoming 2023 Cricket World Cup. With the likes of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Jasprit Bumrah in the team, India is expected to perform well in the tournament. Stay tuned for more cricket news and updates!

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