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Aravinda de Silva Questioned By Police Regarding WC 2011 Allegations
On Tuesday, the Sri Lankan police informed that they have questioned former chief national selector, Aravinda de Silva over former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s accusation that the national cricket team’s defeat against India in the 2011 World Cup final was pre-decided by “certain parties”. Aluthgamage has alleged that the Sri Lankan players “sold” the game […]
By CricShots - Jul 1, 2020
Sri Lanka Cricket Launches Criminal Investigation For 2011 WC Allegation
On Tuesday, Sri Lanka has decided to order a criminal investigation into an allegation of the 2011 ICC World Cup final was “sold” to India, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) official said. India’s brilliant win over the Islanders was voted the greatest sporting moment from 2000-2020 in a Laureus poll earlier this year but it has […]
By CricShots - Jun 30, 2020
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Sri Lanka Government Launches Investigation For 2011 WC Final Fixing
On Saturday, Sri Lanka sports ministry decided to launch an investigation into former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s allegation that the national cricket team’s loss to India in the 2011 World Cup final was fixed by “certain parties”. The sports minister Dullas Alahapperuma has given go-ahead to the investigation and asked for a report on its […]
By CricShots - Jun 19, 2020
When India Suffered A Loss In Champions Trophy Final
Team India was one the verge of winning the Champions Trophy for the consecutive time in 2018 in London against arch-rivals Pakistan. Under the captaincy of Virat Kohli, the men in blue suffered only a minor blip when they lost to Sri Lanka in the group stage after which they crushed South Africa and handed […]
By CricShots - Jun 18, 2020
Robin Uthappa Recalls Sreesanth’ World T20 2007 Final Catch
Back in 2007, when the inaugural T20 World Cup took place, India was not even close to being favorites to win the title. Firstly, the team was still reviving after their group stage elimination at the 50 overs World Cup and secondly, they had a new captain and the senior players had decided not to […]
By CricShots - May 23, 2020
ICC Considering Contingency Plans For World Test Championship
The ICC started the inaugural edition of the World Test Championship from August 1 last year and the final is set to be played at Lords in June 2021. But the coronavirus outbreak has forced the sporting events to either get canceled or postponed. And the international body is now keeping a tab on the […]
By CricShots - Apr 17, 2020
Jos Buttler Raises Thousands Of Euros By Auctioning His Jersey
The English wicket-keeper batsman, Jos Buttler has raised as many as £65,000Jersey by auctioning his World Cup 2019 Jos Buttler for the fight against the spreading of the novel coronavirus. It is more than ₹60 lakh. The jersey, worn during the one-day World Cup final against New Zealand, was auctioned on eBay to raise money […]
By CricShots - Apr 8, 2020
Sachin Tendulkar Gave MS Dhoni A Crucial Advice in WC 2011
After losing the early wickets of Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar while chasing a steep target of 274 against Sri Lanka in the 2011 World Cup final, India steadied the ship through a solid partnership between Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir. When Kohli was dismissed in the 22nd over, everyone expected the in-form Yuvraj Singh […]
By CricShots - Apr 6, 2020
Raina Feels Kohli And Gambhir Partnership Was Crucial In WC 2011 Final
On the ninth anniversary of India’s World Cup triumph in 2011, Suresh Raina recalled the night and aid that it was Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli‘s partnership that changed turned the game around for India. On April 2, 2011, India, chasing 275 to win against Sri Lanka, they lost both their fiery openers, Sachin Tendulkar […]
By CricShots - Apr 3, 2020
Women’s T20 WC Final Was Watched By Almost 10 Million People
The recent reports have suggested that, the final of the 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia was watched by as many as 9.02 million fans in India. The Indian women’s team reach the final of the biennial tournament unbeaten but lost to defending champions and hosts Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground last […]
By CricShots - Apr 2, 2020
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