World Cup


Sachin Tendulkar: ICC Cricket World Cup record-breaker

For six different ICC Cricket World Cups (1992, 1996,1999, 2003, 2007, 2011) Sachin Tendulkar set the cricketing world alight with his batting performances for India, even helping his side to victory in the 2011 World Cup on home soil. Most runs: 2,278 No player has scored more runs at the Cricket World Cup than Sachin Tendulkar; or ... More

Virender Sehwag reveals how Sachin Tendulkar’s tactical masterstroke helped India to win 2011 Cricket World Cup

Sehwag revealed that it was his opening partner Sachin Tendulkar who advised then captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni to bat up the order following the dismissal of Virat Kohli. Former India opener and IndiaTV cricket expert Virender Sehwag recalled the iconic 2011 World Cup triumph on channel's show 'Cricket Ki Baat' and revealed the actual reason ... More

Sachin: Winning World Cup was best moment of my life

"The best moment of my life, without any doubt.” The speaker, Sachin Tendulkar. The moment, winning the ICC Cricket World Cup. For a man whose name sits alongside almost every batting record imaginable, there’s one moment that stands out above all the rest. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Not ... More

When Sachin made Caddick payback for his words

Sachin Tendulkar was the top scorer in each of India's first four games at the 2003 CWC. Many legendary bowlers would agree it was not the best practice to sledge Sachin Tendulkar before bowling to him given the kind of experiences they had after that. Several bowlers faced the wrath of Tendulkar whenever they tried to get under his skin ... More

Virender Sehwag reveals the person who suggested the promotion of MS Dhoni ahead of Yuvraj in the 2011 WC Final

April 2, 2011- the day will be remembered as one of the most memorable moments in the history of Indian cricket. The Men in Blue lifted the World Cup for the second time after 28 years by defeating Sri Lanka at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Mahela Jayawardene smacked a superlative century in the first innings and guided the Lankans ... More

No greater moment than winning World Cup: Tendulkar

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday recalled that his favourite moment in his over two decades-long career was winning the World Cup in 2011. "There is no toss about it...It's the World Cup final. I don't think there is a greater cricketing moment for me in my life," Tendulkar replied when the anchor asked him about his most memora... More

Sachin Tendulkar Reveals he Had Only Boiled Food Before 2011 World Cup

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar said on Wednesday that he had shed four kilograms thanks to a strict diet which included only boiled food during his preparations ahead of the 2011 World Cup. The 42-year-old added that during India's tour of South Africa in 2011 just ahead of the World Cup, he had pulled a hamstring and was ruled out of the ... More

India vs Pakistan in 2003 was the best World Cup game of my life: Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar, has said that the match against arch-rivals Pakistan in the 2003 World Cup was the best World Cup game he has been a part of. He also admitted that the 2011 semi-final was the most high-pressured game of his life. Sachin scored 98 runs from just 75 balls in the 2003 World Cup match against Pakistan and he ... More

Sachin Tendulkar shares batting tips ahead of 2015 World Cup

With the World Cup around the corner, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar gave batsmen in international cricket a peek into his mantra for success while batting in the challenging conditions and wickets of Australia and New Zealand. One of the most decorated cricketers in the history of the game, Tendulkar played in six World Cups from 1992 to ... More

Sachin Tendulkar Says He Wasn’t Sure of Playing 2011 World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar was the cornerstone of India's World Cup triumph in 2011 with 482 runs and two hundreds but the Little Master revealed he was not even certain of playing the tournament after a first round exit in the 2007 edition in the West Indies. However, the nation and the cricketing world in general, have to thank his brother Ajit ... More