World Cup 2023 IND vs NZ: The Indian team first reached the World Cup final in 1983. After this, the Indian team reached the World Cup 2003 final, but the Indian team led by Sourav Ganguly could not win the title.
Indian team defeated New Zealand by 70 runs. In this way the Indian team led by Rohit Sharma reached the final. Apart from Virat Kohli, batsmen like Shreyas Iyer, Shubman Gill and KL Rahul showed their strength in batting, while Mohammed Shami wreaked havoc in bowling.
Mohammed Shami made 7 New Zealand players his victims by giving 57 runs in 9.5 overs. In this way the Indian team made its place in the ODI World Cup final for the fourth time. The Indian team first reached the World Cup final in 1983.
How many times has Team India reached the World Cup finals?
The Indian team led by Kapil Dev won the World Cup title for the first time in 1983. After this, the Indian team reached the World Cup 2003 final, but the Indian team led by Sourav Ganguly could not win the title.
Australia had defeated India in the title match. Under the leadership of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the Indian team reached the final of the World Cup 2011 for the third time. This time the Indian team ended the drought of 28 years. India won the second ODI World Cup title by defeating Sri Lanka in the final.
Indian team reached the World Cup final for the fourth time
But after this the Indian team had to face defeat in the semi-finals of World Cup 2015 and World Cup 2019. Australia defeated India in the World Cup 2015 semi-finals. At the same time, Team India was eliminated after losing against New Zealand in the World Cup 2019 semi-finals.
However, this time the Indian team has reached the World Cup final under the leadership of Rohit Sharma. However, it will be interesting to see whether the Indian team becomes world champion again in 12 years or not. The final match of this tournament will be played on 19 November at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.