India Wins the ICC World Cup 2011
Sri Lanka vs India ICC World Cup 2011 Final:
Date: 2 April 2011 – Time: 09:00 GMT
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, India
Indian people would say that they already won the cup by defeating arch rivlas Pakistan in what was a very professional performence by them which saw them winning the match by 29 runs and getting themselves a place in the final of the World Cup 2011. Thier opponents of the world Cup 2011 finals will be Sri Lanka who came to the final by defeating New Zealand in the group match and will be looking to win their 2nd World Cup title. This is turning out to be a huge match as well as both these teams were the favourites to go all the way before the final.
This is the match betwee two of the most inform teams with the bat and bowl, Sri lanka and India have won the world cup one each, in 1983 when under the captaincy of kapel Dev they went on to win the world cup in England while Sri Lanka won the world cup in 1996 in Lahore when Ranatunga guided them to the final and won the world cup against Australia in a very exciting match.
You can tune in here to watch the live updates of the match here, wew ill keep you informed about all the happening from team news to the buildup to the final. India will be looking to win the world cup 2011 and get their hands on the 2nd World Cup.
Dhoni and Gambhir guided India to 6 wicket win in the Final against Sri Lanka
Sachin Tendulkar comes out running with that lovely smile. Dhoni has been lifted by couple of players. Gautam Gambhir, the man who played that icy-cool knock under pressure, is also there. Every one is hugging each other. The fire works are in display. Yuvraj hugs Gambhir and ruffles his hair. They scream. Almost tears of joy from Yuvraj
Match Result and Highlights
Sri Lanka: 274/6 (50 ov)
India: 277/4 (48.2 ov)
India won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)