ICC World Cup 2023 The final match is being played on Sunday at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The teams of India and Australia are face to face. After being invited to bat first, India scored 240 runs in 50 overs. Australia will have to score 241 runs to win this match. Experienced Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami He has been India’s favorite bowler in the Cricket World Cup 2023. He is currently the top wicket-taker with 23 wickets in six matches at an economy of 5.01. His heroics include three five-for and four-for.
Shami took 7 wickets against New Zealand
Mohammed Shami took seven wickets in the semi-final against New Zealand in Mumbai on Tuesday. This fast bowler will also be the main bowler during the India vs Australia final match on Sunday. The right-arm fast bowler was not selected in the playing eleven for India’s first four matches of the tournament, but was included in the squad when all-rounder Hardik Pandya had to be ruled out due to injury. After this this bowler never looked back.
Yuvraj Singh called Shami the player of the tournament
Team India’s former all-rounder Yuvraj Singh believes that Mohammed Shami is the player of the tournament. He is the best player of this World Cup. While talking to Sports Tak, Yuvraj said, ‘India has always had match-winning players on the bench. I wouldn’t say Hardik’s injury was a blessing, but everyone was waiting to see how Shami would perform and the way he has set the stage on fire, he has been excellent. I think if anyone deserves the Player of the Tournament, it is Mohammed Shami.
Rohit Sharma has two World Cup experience
India’s head coach Rahul Dravid came very close to winning the Cricket World Cup title as a player in 2003. India had lost to Australia in the summit clash that year. Meanwhile, Rohit Sharma is also among those players who missed out on winning the title recently. However, he was not selected in the team that won the 2011 World Cup. But he got a chance to play in the next two editions. But on both the occasions India lost in the semi-finals.
Shreyas’s return is right in many ways
On the return of Shreyas Iyer, Yuvraj said that Rohit Sharma and Rahul Dravid have a chance to get their first World Cup medal. They deserve it. Before the Asia Cup, we were wondering where the Indian ODI team was because we did not know the combination. However, a lot has changed since Iyer’s return. He said that KL Rahul and Jasprit Bumrah have definitely made a difference.
Playing XI of both the teams for the final
Australia : Travis Head, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Glenn Maxwell, Josh Inglis (wk), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins (c), Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood.
India : Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj.