On which day India won the World Cup?
India became the first country to win Cricket World Cup in their own country.
2011 Cricket World Cup Final.
|Event||2011 Cricket World Cup|
|India beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets with 10 balls remaining|
|Date||2 April 2011|
|Venue||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, India|
|Player of the match||MS Dhoni|
How did India win 83 World Cup?
India defeated the mighty West Indies, the two-time World Champions, in the epic final to clinch their maiden title. After posting just 183 on the board, the Indian bowlers wrapped up the West Indies innings for 140, claiming a 43-run win and the title.
Who won the cricket World Cup in 1983?
On 25 June 1983, India, for the very first time, lifted the World Cup under the captaincy of Kapil Dev at Lord’s.
How many runs did India make in 1983 World Cup?
Cricket World Cup History 1983: Winners, Runners-up, Stats of World Cup 1983. India defeated two-time defending champions West Indies in the final by 43 runs at the iconic Lord’s. Kapil Dev’s team were bowled out for a meagre 183 runs in 54.4 overs (in a 60-over match). Kris Srikkanth top-scored for India with 38 runs.
Did Sunil Gavaskar played 1983 World Cup?
Legendary India opener Sunil Gavaskar had a rather lukewarm 1983 World Cup as he managed to score just 59 runs in six matches. In the final, the diminutive opener scored 2 off 12 balls and spent 14 minutes in the middle.
When did Kapil Dev score 175?
In a must-win game during the 1983 World Cup, Kapil Dev led from the front and scored a majestic 175* versus Zimbabwe.
Who is vice captain in 1983 World Cup?
Mohinder Amarnath – Vice-Captain of 1983 World Cup Team
Mohinder Amarnath was named the Vice-Captain of the 1983 Indian World Cup Team and was the hero of the final match.
Who sponsored the 1983 World Cup tournament?
The third World Cup, the last to be sponsored by the Prudential Assurance Company, began with two fine surprises, when India beat West Indies and Zimbabwe beat Australia in the opening round of matches, and ended with the greatest surprise of all, when India beat West Indies again, this time in the final at Lord’s.
Who were the players in 1983 World Cup?
Indian 1983 World Cup Squad
|Player||Date of Birth||Age in 1983|
|Kapil Dev (c)||1/6/1959||24|
Who took most wickets in 1983 World Cup?
Roger Binny ended up as the highest wicket-taker for India in the 1983 World Cup with 18 wickets.
How old is Kapil Dev?
One of the most poignant scenes in the film is the one where Kapil Dev scores 175 – a new world record for the highest individual ODI score – to rescue India from 17/5 against Zimbabwe.
When did Kapil Dev retired?
Kapil Dev retired in the year 1994. After his resignation as India’s National Cricket Coach, Kapil Dev returned to Cricket again as a bowling consultant.