Latest Breaking News: India World Cup 2011 Champion > India vs Sri Lanka Final Match was played in Wankhede Stadium Mumbai on Apr 02, 2011. Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to the bat first.
Sri Lanka played first innings and set the target 274/6 50.0 Overs against India. Then the start second innings of world cup 2011 final match India complete the target 277/4 in 48.2 Overs and won the match by 6 wickets. India second time world cup champions of Cricket. india first time won the world cup in 1983.
MS Dhoni is the Man of the Match for an excellent knock of 91 under pressure. MS Dhoni will collect the World Cup trophy from Mr Sharad Pawar.. Jubilant scenes, champagnes all around, fireworks surround, Mumbai erupts and so, the entire nation. Party will be never ending.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni: “There were quite a few decisions that I took, two out of them were – Why Ashwin? Why ‘me’ ahead of Yuvraj who is in terrific form? Each and every individual played his part, it has been a memorable month or two. My job was to stay down the order and let the youngsters play well.
Against Sri Lanka, I thought, they have a couple of good spinners and it is time for me to go up the order. The team management backed me, the seniors backed me and I got the runs that I needed. Gauti and Kohli played really well after losing Sachin and Sehwag early.
I would have loved to see Gauti score his hundred, but he has himself to blame.
The Indian team now walks up to collect their medallions. Sehwag wants to be the opener here as well. Runs up to be the first one to collect it. Loud cheers for everyone, as expected.
The noise levels reached the unattained levels when Sachin Tendulkar’s name was called up. The noise doesn’t seem to end. “
Yuvraj Singh: “This is unbelievable, for the entire nation, the team and for Sachin Tendulkar.
I want to dedicate this award to my gurujis and my family. We were chasing 359 in the previous World Cup and there was more pressure.
But today, Gauti and Dhoni batted exceptionally well, took the pressure away and batted like champions.
It was my job to come and bowl 10 overs every time I got a chance to bowl.
Tonight’s gonna be a good night! Thank you Team India, thank you the support staff. Clive Lloyd gives the Man of the Tournament award to ‘Yuvraj Singh‘ for scoring 362 runs and for taking 15 wickets.
If there is one person who played his part in almost every game, it is Yuvraj Singh. He is a proud man.”