Icc world cup 2011
Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Dhoni special in the World Cup final The final witnessed MS Dhoni produce a captain's knock after promoting himself above Yuvraj while chasing Their quarter-final clash against England saw them dominate from start to finish with both Sri Lankan openers scoring centuries and remaining unbeaten as they chased down the target comfortably.
It's been unfortunate. Pakistan, on the other hand, registered a comfortable wicket win in their quarter-final encounter against West Indies, whose standout moment in the tournament was Kemar Roach's hat-trick against the Netherlands.
The eventual quarter-finalists were predictable with the top-ranked ODI sides expectedly progressing beyond the group stage. Also See: For sports newsupdates, live scores and cricket fixtureslog on to indiatoday.
If you look at the whole journey it's been great, but unfortunate not to play [Tests]
2011 world cup semi final
Ricky Ponting is someone I really admire as a batsman. India batted first and got to before Pakistan fell 29 runs short in the chase. Also See: For sports news , updates, live scores and cricket fixtures , log on to indiatoday. When the semifinal between the two arch-rivals did eventually get underway, the nerves and tension was evident with a billion fans from both nations glued to the TV screen. I finally got my spot, but then I got diagnosed with cancer, so Yuvraj hit three hundreds and 11 half-centuries in 40 Tests "I was batting at No. But for me, at the end of the day, it's about winning games, and every time I scored runs I'm sure it helped win the game for India. It's a regret, definitely, but I've given my all. Yuvraj was deservedly declared the Man of the Series for his consistent all-round displays, but it was even more special for Sachin, who finally got his hands on the elusive World Cup in his fifth attempt.
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