With Friday marking 10 years of India’s title win on the 2011 World Cup, IANS takes a have a look at what the gamers from the 2011 World Cup are doing in the mean time proper now.
Virender Sehwag (380 email@example.com in eight matches): The swashbuckling opener, who scored 175 within the first sport of the event, to get India off to a rollicking begin is these days busy extra on Twitter and lately performed the Highway Security Collection as a part of the title-winning India Legends Group. He’s additionally a commentator.
Gautam Gambhir (393 firstname.lastname@example.org in 9 matches): The left-handed opening batsman, whose knock of 97 helped India win the ultimate in opposition to Sri Lanka and had scored 4 half-centuries within the event, is presently a Member of Parliament from Delhi for the ruling BJP. He’s presently busy campaigning in Bengal.
Virat Kohli (282 email@example.com in 9 matches): He’s the present captain of the Indian crew and tipped to interrupt Sachin Tendulkar‘s report for many centuries in ODI cricket. Kohli was again then child of the crew and was playful. He had hit a century and a fifty within the event however his 35 that helped resurrect Indian innings in senior associate Gautam Gambhir’s firm was price its weight in gold.
Sachin Tendulkar (482 firstname.lastname@example.org in 9 matches): The maestro was India’s prime run-getter within the event and had scored two centuries and two fifties, together with the essential 85 within the semi-final win over arch-rivals Pakistan, led India Legends to title within the current Highway Security Collection. He provides some skilled feedback and is hoping son Arjun, who received a contract with Mumbai Indians, will get to play at increased stage. He’s presently recovering from Covid-19.
Yuvraj Singh (362 email@example.com and 15 firstname.lastname@example.org in 9 matches): The person-of-the-tournament, who instantly after the title win fought most cancers and returned to cricket had retired in 2019. Nevertheless, he returned to cricket once more and joined the Punjab crew camp forward of this season’s Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 event. He lately performed for India Legends beneath Tendulkar.
Suresh Raina (74 runs@74 and 1 wicket@12 in four matches): One of many chirpy and younger gamers in that squad, he did not get a lot of an opportunity in that star-studded line-up. He’s presently an integral a part of Chennai Tremendous Kings batting.
MS Dhoni (241 email@example.com in 9 matches): The India skipper could not do a lot with the bat in all the event. He, nevertheless, got here good within the last scoring an unbeaten 91 and main India to the title win. The 39-year-old, who give up Checks in 2014 and retired from all types of cricket final yr, is the captain of Chennai Tremendous Kings. He’s additionally into his personal enterprise and lately got here into information for investing into kadaknath hen farming.
Yusuf Pathan (74 firstname.lastname@example.org and 1 wicket@167 in 6 matches): The all-rounder, who could not do a lot with the bat, ensured a adecent financial system price of four.77 with the ball however could not take many wickets. He lately performed for India Legends and is now recovering from Covid-19.
Harbhajan Singh (9 email@example.com in 9 matches): The off-spinner, who’s one in every of India’s solely three spinners to have taken 400 Take a look at wickets, maintained an excellent financial system price of four.48 within the event. He’s within the final bend of his profession and can play for Kolkata Knight Riders this season.
Zaheer Khan (21 firstname.lastname@example.org in 9 matches): The left-arm tempo bowler was the joint highest wicket-taker within the World Cup together with Shahid Afridi. His financial system price was extraordinarily good at four.83. He’s now the director of cricket operations at Mumbai Indians.
Munaf Patel (11 email@example.com in eight matches): The correct-arm tempo bowler took four/48 within the last in opposition to Sri Lanka and had an financial system price of 5.36 for the event which was fairly good. He lately performed for India Legends within the Highway Security Collection.
Ashish Nehra (three wickets@40 in three matches): The left-arm tempo bowler was a certainty for the ultimate. Nevertheless, a fractured finger dominated him out of the ultimate. He’s presently concerned in commentating and has moved to Goa from Delhi.
R Ashwin (four firstname.lastname@example.org in 2 matches): The off-spin bowler performed little or no in that World Cup marketing campaign. He’s India’s main spin bowler within the present crew and lately reached 400 wickets in Take a look at cricket.
Piyush Chawla (four email@example.com in three matches): The leg-spinner did not play a lot and is presently taking part in home cricket for Gujarat.
S Sreesanth (zero wickets in 2 matches): The correct-arm pacer bowled a complete of simply 13 overs. He was banned by BCCI after the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal however he has returned to cricket after his suspension was lifted.