World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar’s incredible record at ODI World Cup over the years

It took him more than two decades to realise the dream of winning the World Cup, but much before the ultimate achievement happened in 201,1, Sachin Tendulkar remained India’s lynchpin at the biggest stage. For the best part of five different ICC Men’s ODI World Cups (1992, 1996, 2003, 2007, 2011), Tendulkar set the cricketing world ... More

Suresh Raina credits Sachin Tendulkar for India’s 2011 World Cup win

History was made when MS Dhoni smoked that famous six in the final of the 2011 ICC World Cup against Sri Lanka at the iconic Wankhede Stadium. Ending their 28-year drought, India led by legendary Dhoni were crowned world champions for the second time in their rich 50-over cricket history. The epoch-making win over the Islanders in the summit ... More


Have we got the combination right? The combination is right, why not. Hardik (Pandya) and Vijay (Shankar) add to the pace line-up and they will bowl seam-up. I am expecting the spinners to play a critical role – particularly in the in-between overs. If you see, there have been highscoring games in the England-Pakistan series and there ... More

Sachin didn’t face a single ball in nets during 2003 World Cup: Dravid

Sachin Tendulkar produced a fairytale run in the 2003 World Cup, which, in his own words, included the biggest match of his career, without facing a single ball in the nets, according to former teammate Rahul Dravid, who says the iconic cricketer “defied imagination”. No cricketer ever has scored more runs than the 673 recorded then by ... More