India vs Australia World Cup 2023 Final: Australia has defeated India in the final of the World Cup. He won the title by winning the title match by six wickets on Sunday (19 November) at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Australia has become world champion for the sixth time. At the same time, India’s dream of winning the trophy for the third time was shattered. It won 10 consecutive matches in the tournament, but the team lagged behind in the 11th match.
India lost in the final
Australian captain Pat Cummins won the toss and decided to bowl. The Indian team was reduced to 240 runs in 50 overs. Australia won the match by scoring 241 runs for four wickets in 43 overs.
Travis Head played a match-winning inning of 141 runs for the Kangaroo team. Maransh Labuschagne scored 58 not out. Mitchell Marsh was out after scoring 15 runs, David Warner after scoring seven, Steve Smith after scoring four runs. Glenn Maxwell scored two unbeaten runs.
Australia has become world champion for the sixth time. At the same time, India’s dream of winning the trophy for the third time was shattered. It won 10 consecutive matches in the tournament, but the team lagged behind in the 11th match. India has faced defeat in the final against Australia for the second time. The last time the team under the captaincy of Ricky Ponting defeated was in 2003.
Kohli and Rahul scored half centuries
Earlier, for India, KL Rahul scored the highest score of 66 and Virat Kohli scored 54 runs. Captain Rohit Sharma scored 47 runs and Suryakumar Yadav scored 18 runs. Kuldeep Yadav contributed 10 runs. Apart from these five players, no one could touch double figures.
Ravindra Jadeja was out after scoring nine runs, Mohammed Shami six, Shreyas Iyer and Shubman Gill after scoring four runs each. Jasprit Bumrah could score only one run. Mohammad Siraj remained unbeaten after scoring nine runs. Mitchell Starc took maximum three wickets for Australia. Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood got two successes each. Glenn Maxwell and Adam Zampa took one wicket each.
Indian team was all out for the first time in the World Cup
In this match for India, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul made the biggest partnership of 67 runs for the fourth wicket. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli added 46 runs for the second wicket. Rohit, Kohli and Rahul could not convert good starts into big innings. Shreyas Iyer, Shubhman Gill, Suryakumar failed at the big moment. India has been all out for the first time in this World Cup and also lost the match.